Just wanted to let all the people who supported us that our groundbreaking prosecution against two arms dealers Magforce International and Tianjin Myway who promoted illegal torture weapons at the world’s biggest arms fair – DSEI – which takes place in Excel London every 2 years – has, for now, come to an[…]
Posts Tagged ‘Dsei’
Solidarity call out for Arms Fair Blockader Dan Ashman
Please support our comrade Dan at his trial tomorrow, from 9.30am at Stratford Magistrates’ Court. Outrageously, the CPS has not yet dropped the case against Dan (an obstruction charge), for his principled protest against the DSEI arms fair. Even though we were arrested and charged at[…]
The concept of the War Machine film is lots of short clips of people’s testimonies. Everyone will get 5 minutes each and then we will open it up to the floor.
The war machine is everything. Capitalism, consumerism, privatisation of public services, low pay no pay zero hour contracts. Recapitalization of banks through public funds[…]Read more →
On Friday 4 July members and supporters of Occupy London will stand in Solidarity with Dan Ashman as he faces trial for the blockade by Occupy Vs. The Arms Fair. The DSEI 2013 Arms Fair, at the Excel Centre in East London. This is the world’s biggest weapons trading event happening every two years.
“We all got arrested for different things – it was Christianity Uncut that linked arms. Me & some others got under an HGV trailer to block the traffic” Melanie Strickland
Charged activists from the Occupy v the Arms Fair day of action in September vowed to continue their campaign against the arms trade[…]
Meet 12 noon at Prince Regent station.
Bring: a tent, fun, food, music, banners and water!
The DLR is not running, but you can get a rail replacement bus 3 stops from Canning Town (on the Jubilee Line), or join the critical mass cycle at 10am at Bank junction. Plan your journey[…]
@StopTheArmsFair we are outside the BAE offices thought we would pay then a visit #stopdsei
From the tear gas in Turkey, Egypt or weapons by the Syrian Assad Regime the DSEI Arms Fair is a global showroom of bloodshed and profit.
Come and be part of the mass action against the arms fair.
The Excel Centre, London, Sunday 8th September, 12 noon sharp.
More information on the location at 12 noon on 7th September.
On Sunday the 8th September, the Occupy movement will take action against the Defence & Security Equipment International (DSEi) arms fair in East London, which is billed as “The world leading defence and security[…]Read more →