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‘The Empire Strikes Back’ and more

This Friday, 24 September, Hands Off Venezuela will be screening two short films in wake of the elections in Venezuela on 26 September, 2010.   The films to be shown are: ‘The Empire Strikes Back,’ illustrating the media’s image manipulation of Hugo Chavez and ‘Call For Solidarity,’ where Venezuelan people […]

Against the Machine: Stopping Deportation
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Against the Machine: Stopping Deportation

During the month of June 2010, an innovative group of protestors presented the Carlson Wagonlit Travel Agency (CWT) with the “Deportation Profiteer of the Year” award. In the month preceding the campaign, the CWT won a contract with the UK Border Agency to sign on as the official transporter of […]

They died because they were poor…
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They died because they were poor…

Brazilians Dayana Francisquini and Rafael Cervi had worked in London for almost eight years. Their children, Thais, six, and Felipe, three, had yet to see the family’s home in Parana. Mbet and Helen Udoaka had arrived in this most international of cities from Nigeria more recently. They had married just […]