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September 29, 2011, 10 a.m. - 12 noon for 10 weeks, St. Matthew's Rooms, Carver St. S1 4FT. Ongoing discussion-based group open to
22 June WORLD GRAIN STOCKS FALL TO 57 DAYS OF CONSUMPTION: GRAIN PRICES STARTING TO RISE
8 May UNDER MARGARET BECKETT, FARMERS HAVE BEEN THE VICTIMS OF INCOMPETENCE TO MATCH ANYTHING AT THE HOME OFFICE
21 April FACING DOWN IRAN
4 April IS IT MURDER OR ISN'T IT?
28 March EVENING CLASSES TO DOUBLE CHARGES
24 March FOOD, SUSTAINABILITY AND THE
17 March WHY ALL THE FOREIGN BASES?
16 March MI5, CAMP DELTA, AND THE STORY THAT SHAMES BRITAIN
15 March THE SECRET WAR AGAINST THE DEFENSELESS PEOPLE OF WEST PAPUA
7 March BUSH, CHAVEZ AND HITLER
3 March AMERICA'S GLORIOUS EMPIRE OF DEBT
2 March CANNABIS AND THE BRAIN: A USER'S GUIDE
22 February STATELESS IN SOMALIA, AND LOVING
20 February STATE OF WAR: THE SECRET HISTORY OF THE CIA AND THE BUSH ADMINISTRATION
20 February A HALF-DOZEN QUESTIONS ABOUT 9/11 THEY DON'T WANT YOU TO ASK
20 February CHURCHILL, HITLER, AND NEWT -
GINGRICH AND THE PUSH FOR WAR ON IRAN
15 February THE POLITICS OF FEAR (OR HOW TONY BLAIR MISLED US OVER THE WAR ON TERROR)
14 February GREED OF THE HIGHEST ORDER AND THE WORST PRIVATISATION SINCE RAIL
8 February IT'S CAPITALISM OR A HABITABLE PLANET - YOU CAN'T HAVE BOTH
8 February 2008 US PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION -
CHOOSE YOUR FOREIGN POLICY POISON
6 February ENERGY EFFICIENCY "ONLY WAY" TO CURB SPIRALLING FUEL BILLS
2 February SMALLER FIRMS MAY FACE POLLUTION LIMITS
23 January NUCLEAR SHOWDOWN WITH IRAN
19 January EVIDENCE OF A STOLEN ELECTION
22 December BOLIVIA ELECTS RADICAL PRESIDENT
19 December ‘EU AND US FAIL WORLD’S POOR AT WTO SUMMIT’ - MEP
15 November THE US USED CHEMICAL WEAPONS IN
IRAQ - AND THEN LIED ABOUT IT
2 November CLIMATE CHANGE: 10 WAYS TO SAVE THE
26 October TASK FORCE URGES £20M GRANTS FOR GREEN FUEL BOILERS
29 September KATRINA - ARMED DOLPHINS TRAINED
BY US MILITARY MAY HAVE ESCAPED
22 September 'GET OFF THE FUCKING FREEWAY': THE SINKING STATE LOOTS ITS OWN SURVIVORS
- TRYING TO LEAVE NEW ORLEANS
13 September GREENS SAY BROWN DANGEROUSLY
SHORT-SIGHTED OVER OIL PROBLEMS
26 August FOOTBALL FANS ARE IDIOTS
25 July IRAN SITS PRETTY IN WORLD'S HOTTEST REGION
24 July THE END OF OIL - CONFERENCE ON PEAK OIL, FOOD AND THE ECONOMY, LONDON, 11TH OCTOBER 2005
20 July POST-SOVIET LESSONS FOR A
19 July REFORMERS AND HARDLINERS - WHAT DO IRAN, VENEZUELA AND BELARUS HAVE IN COMMON?
15 July FLUORIDE FOLLIES
13 July GLASGOW'S DIET WAS HEALTHIER IN 1405
4 June WHY OUR FOOD IS SO DEPENDENT ON OIL
3 June U.S., RUSSIA STILL FACE MUTUAL
6 April DRUGS, BASES AND JAILS - WHAT'S GOING
ON IN AFGHANISTAN?
17 March DO HUMANS CAUSE GLOBAL WARMING?
17 March COMING TO TERMS WITH CHINA
4 March MICHAEL MEACHER ON THE UKRAINE, OIL,
3 March THE DANGEROUS IMPLICATIONS OF THE HARIRI ASSASSINATION AND THE US RESPONSE
1 March NORTH KOREA IN WINTER
18 February THE CHRISTIAN CASE FOR WAR
21 January WILL WASHINGTON TOLERATE A CHINESE-VENEZUELAN PETRO PACT?
9 January THE WHITE STUFF - COCAINE,
AND THE FAILURE OF THE "WAR ON DRUGS"
Common Dreams "News and views for the progressive community" - US based.
Healthcare Information Service (CHIS-UK)
Of The Earth UK (Press releases)
From The Wilderness Mike Ruppert's excellent site. What's wrong with official story on Sept. 11 2001, US plans for war in Colombia, CIA, USA politicians and the drugs trade, peak oil....Mirror site at http://www.copvcia.com
Globalinfo.org "Daily news
service of the developing world" - news on site, also offers free
news feed to your website.
UK "network of individuals, independent and alternative media activists and organisations, offering grassroots, non-corporate, non-commercial coverage of
important social and political
issues". Some good stuff mixed up with total
"A community for people committed to social change".
Includes articles by Noam Chomsky, John Pilger, Robert Fisk and
8 December LABOUR FAILS TO MEET EMISSIONS
7 December THE MATERIAL BASIS OF ACCUMULATION
4 December THE CORPORATION - A
1 December GOODBYE, DOLLAR - AND EMPIRE
24 November US PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION FRAUD
18 November NEW OIL PROJECTS CANNOT MEET WORLD NEEDS THIS DECADE
17 November MEPS CALL FOR REVIEW OF EU ARMS SALES POLICY
16 November MEDITATION MAY BOLSTER BRAIN ACTIVITY
16 November WHITE HOUSE CALLS FOR CIA PURGE
15 November CHILE IDENTIFIES 35,000 VICTIMS OF PINOCHET
11 November ADVENTURE CAPITALISM - THE HIDDEN 2001 PLAN TO CARVE-UP IRAQ
25 October COLOMBIA: WOMEN'S BODIES USED AS A BATTLEGROUND
24 October EU CONSTITUTION MUST GO BACK TO DRAWING BOARD, SAY GREENS
23 October HEALTH CONCERNS OVER TEFLON
3 October THE CHALLENGE TO MASS VACCINATION
22 September U.S. TREASURY SHOWS ACTUAL 2003 FEDERAL DEFICIT AT $3.7 TRILLION
15 September INCREASE IN CHILDHOOD LEUKAEMIA MAY BE PARTLY DUE TO INCREASED LIGHT AT NIGHT
15 September CONVENTION SPEECHES IGNORE IMPENDING U.S. DEBT DISASTER
11 July BRITISH MPS' VISIT TO BOTSWANA CONTROLLED BY THE GOVERNMENT
30 June INDICTMENTS LOOMING FOR BUSH &
CHENEY IN VALERIE PLAME CASE?
13 June THE FLUORIDE DECEPTION
22 April UPRISING IN FALLUJAH - WHY?
3 April APPROPRIATING THE INTERNET FOR
3 April NEW LAWS WON'T PROTECT DOLPHINS
3 April UK WILDLIFE MUST NOT BE PATENTED FOR PROFIT
26 March ACTION DAY AGAINST WATER FLUORIDATION
IN SHEFFIELD AND SOUTH YORKSHIRE
12 March ARE ELECTROMAGNETIC FIELDS DANGEROUS
TO OUR HEALTH?
4 March BUSH OR KERRY? LOOK CLOSELY AND THE
DANGER IS THE SAME
23 February CORRUPTION IN THE "FREE
22 February MAKING SENSE OF THE KOREAN CRISIS
19 February 2004 US DOUBLE GAME IN HAITI
11 February GREEN MEPs PROTEST COLOMBIAN LEADER'S EU VISIT
21 January SOYA: IS IT HEALTHY OR HARMFUL?
16 January AMERICA'S WAR FOR GLOBAL DOMINATION
11 January WHY BRITAIN IS GOING TO WAR
30 November FRAGMENTS OF THE FUTURE: THE FTAA
(FREE TRADE AREA OF THE AMERICAS) IN MIAMI
22 November THE DOORS OF PERCEPTION: WHY AMERICANS WILL BELIEVE ALMOST ANYTHING
22 November CHINA'S RISING GRAIN PRICES COULD SIGNAL GLOBAL FOOD CRISIS
21 November TUNISIAN CYBER-DISSIDENT ZOUHAIR YAHYAOUI FREED AFTER 18 MONTHS IN JAIL
21 November ON THE DRAFT GENEVA ACCORD
18 November EURO-MP CALLS FOR REGIONAL BAN ON TETRA MASTS
14 November THE DIGITAL IMPRIMATUR - HOW BIG BROTHER AND BIG MEDIA CAN PUT THE INTERNET GENIE BACK IN THE BOTTLE.
6 November WHISTLEBLOWER KICKED OFF
31 October MEP URGES BENN TO ADOPT 'ETHICAL DEVELOPMENT POLICY'
24 October THE U.S. TOP 25 CENSORED
MEDIA STORIES OF 2002-2003
10 October ARNOLD'S ENRON SECRET
10 October DIVVYING UP THE IRAQ PIE
6 October DUDE WHERE'S MY COUNTRY?
3 October WHY DON'T WE HAVE ANSWERS TO THESE 9/11 QUESTIONS?
22 August LICENSING BILL NOW LAW
21 August THE WORLD SAYS NO TO THE WTO
18 August LONDON FACES 'PRINTER
CARTRIDGE MOUNTAIN' THREAT - LOOPHOLE MAY DESTROY FLEDGLING RECYCLING INDUSTRY
26 July COLLATERAL LANGUAGE: AN INTERVIEW WITH NOAM CHOMSKY
16 July THE CAMPAIGN AGAINST BP's
10 July HOUSE OF LORDS SUPPORTS LAW ALLOWING BLAIR TO FLUORIDATE THE WHOLE UK
27 June WANT TO LIVE LONGER? EAT LIKE A GREEK - MASSIVE RESEARCH ON 'MEDITERRANEAN DIET' SHOWS LIFESPAN BENEFITS
25 June US NATURAL GAS CRISIS
22 June THE NEW U.S. NUCLEAR POSTURE
June CONCLUSIVE RESEARCH ON
HEALTH AND NUTRITION
May UK GOVERNMENT CRITICISED OVER SUPPORT FOR INDONESIAN MILITARY IN
May SAUDI ARABIA, WEST AFRICA - NEXT STOPS IN THE INFINITE WAR FOR
April WOLVES AND SHEEP - HOW DID THE WAR GO?
April WHO IS ZALMAY KHALILZAD, U.S. SPECIAL ENVOY FOR IRAQ AND
April EUROPE VERSUS THE ANGLO-AMERICAN
ALLIANCE - NEW POLITICAL ALIGNMENTS AND THE "BIG GAME".
April EU CALLS FOR RELEASE OF ISRAELI
DEMOCRACY FAILED: THE WARNINGS OF HISTORY
April MARTIAL LAW IN SERBIA
March WHO LIED TO WHOM? WHY DID THE U.S. ADMINISTRATION ENDORSE A
FORGERY ABOUT IRAQ'S NUCLEAR PROGRAM?
March U.S. GOVERNMENT QUIETLY SEEKS MORE SWEEPING POWERS FOR
SURVEILLANCE AND SECRECY
U.S. MEDIA APPLAUD BOMBING OF IRAQI TV
28 March CIVILIAN SLAUGHTER
27 March THE INNER WORKINGS OF THE
March NEW OUTBREAK OF GULF WAR
SYNDROME PREDICTED AS COALITION USES DEPLETED URANIUM
RUSSIAN EXPERT PREDICTS 500,000 IRAQI DEAD IN WAR DESIGNED TO TEST WEAPONS
March MERLIN THEATRE, SHEFFIELD - APPEAL FOR FUNDS FOR NEW BOILER
March 'WATER PRIVATISATION THREATENS WORLD POVERTY GOALS' - GREEN MEPs CALL FOR SUSPENSION OF WORLD TRADE TALKS
March WRITERS SNUB NESTLE OVER BABY MILK
AFGHANISTAN - ONE YEAR ON
LICENSING BILL -
GOVERNMENT DEFEATED IN LORDS
SWAMI'S 2003 STATE OF THE UNIVERSE
- Swami Beyondananda
21 February GOVERNMENT
CONCESSIONS ON LICENSING BILL
(updated from 13 October, 2002)
BUSH PLANNED IRAQ 'REGIME CHANGE' BEFORE BECOMING PRESIDENT
RECKLESS ADMINISTRATION MAY
REAP DISASTROUS CONSEQUENCES - U.S. Senate speech by Robert Byrd
12 February NEW FILM REVEALS IRAQ'S HUMANITARIAN CRISIS
BLAIR, HOON AND STRAW MAY BE INVESTIGATED FOR WAR CRIMES
January (updated from 10 January) THREAT TO LIVE MUSIC IN ENGLAND AND WALES
- LICENSING BILL
January SUBMARINE-SEEKING SONAR DEVICES KILL WHALES AND
ZERO WASTE STRATEGY COULD BOOST GREEN INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION
13 December WEAPONS INSPECTORS DENIED ACCESS TO UK BOMB FACTORY
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