Archive - Oct 28, 2004

RNC Redux: An anarchist analysis of the RNC 2004 Protests

An anarchist analysis by a faction of the infamous CrimethInc collective of the events of the RNC 2004, focusing on the organizing and direct action aspects of the protests and what it means for the future of direct action in the United States.

Call for support at asylum hearing

In December 2002 with much fanfare, several Algerian men were falsely arrested on terrorism charges in Edinburgh. One of the men faces an asylum hearing next Wednesday.

10/28 UNRWA Gaza Field Assessment of IOF Operation 'Days of Penitence'

"This report summarizes the preliminary findings of UNRWA's field assessment of 16 October 2004, in the form of general data and a sector-by-sector review .."

Dump protesters take direct action against landfill company

Villagers stage noisy protest at country's biggest waste exhibition. Frustrated at being targeted for yet another waste dump residents of Greengairs and neighbouring villages today (Wednesday 27 October) took their protest to the country's biggest trade exhibition and conference for companies dealing in waste. Half a dozen whistle-blowing, bin bag wielding, villagers staged a sit down protest and occupation of Eden Waste's corporate stand at today's Wastex event in Edinburgh. Other protests wearing t-shirts with slogans such as 'Eden Waste: don't dump on us', 'Eden Waste: don't dump on Greengairs' handed out leaflets to those attending the exhibition.

Help get Iraq war crimes investigated

This is a request for support in asking the International Criminal Court to investigate war crimes in Iraq