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Network X mobilising the opposition
Struggles United Kingdom

Network X mobilising the opposition

They are calling a gathering on the weekend of the 15th of January in Manchester for all networks, affiliations, organisations and individuals alike against both cuts and capitalism to join and unite as one powerful community. Since the Coalition has come into power they have responded to the tough economic […]

Political Prisoner recounts his ‘Chronicles of the other Cell’
Book reviews Human Rights Latin America

Political Prisoner recounts his ‘Chronicles of the other Cell’

Following his arrest on 22nd May 2009, sociologist and university professor Miguel Ángel Beltrán was charged with recruiting for and collaborating with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC).  The charges brought against Beltrán are based on alleged correspondence between the academic and the former FARC guerrilla leader Raúl Reyes, […]

Tax corporations, not the poor
Struggles United Kingdom

Tax corporations, not the poor

This will be one of many calls reverberating through the streets of central London on January 15th, as protesters plan to demonstrate against the 2.5% increase in VAT. The event’s organisers UK Uncut plan to meet outside the Vodafone store at 350 Oxford Street at 1pm and move on to […]

Rally for Gaza
Human Rights United Kingdom

Rally for Gaza

To be held on January 18th in London at 7pm, this will mark the second anniversary of the end of Israel’s brutal Operation Cast Lead. Two years later and Gaza are still far from recovering from the destruction caused by Operation Cast lead. Infrastructure has still not been repaired, families […]

No fuel price rise in Bolivia
Latin America

No fuel price rise in Bolivia

  Just five days after raising fuel prices in line with international market prices on the 26th December, the Bolivian government, under President Evo Morales, made a u-turn and reversed the price hike due to civil unrest. The decree ushered in a fuel price rise of almost 80%, a measure […]