bristol / protests / news report Monday December 13, 2010 14:15 by Simon Lawrence 4 comments (last - tuesday december 14, 2010 11:56)
On Thursday 9th December, the day of the parliamentary vote, two packed coaches filled with students and lecturers from the University of the West England, University of Bristol & City of Bristol College went up to London to join the mass demonstration against the proposed rise in tuition fees. In a fantastic show of solidarity between staff and students, the coaches were funded by the University College Union (UCU) and individual lecturers at UWE.
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The BBC strike that was planned for this Monday 15 and Tuesday 16 November is suspended. read full story / add a comment
Chew Valley Trees, the biggest tree nursery in Bristol, have got a limited number of free native tree saplings to give away as part of the Tree O’Clock world record breaking bid. read full story / add a comment
American Civil War Re-enactment by the Southern Skirmish Association read full story / add a comment
Capitalism isn't working. This simple truth is becoming clear to millions of ordinary people across the globe.
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bristol / miscellaneous / event notice Tuesday April 14, 2009 07:31 by Simonk 1 comment (last - monday april 27, 2009 18:24)
War, famine and mass unemployment are a reality for millions of people across the world. But does it have to be this way? read full story / add a comment
bristol / protests / event notice Saturday March 07, 2009 10:43 by Simonk 7 comments (last - tuesday march 10, 2009 09:57)
Protest at 6pm Huntsman carpark read full story / add a comment
Protest outside the labour party conference in Bristol read full story / add a comment
Wednesday 4th February 7.30pm
Easton read full story / add a comment
Between 250 and 300 people assembled in Wharf Green in the centre of Swindon yesterday for the largest anti-war protest seen in Swindon since the 2003 invasion of Iraq. read full story / add a comment
Over the last week hundreds of Palestinians have died, and thousands more injured in Israel's catastrophic bombing of the Gaza strip. Now they have sent in troops and tanks to this overcrowded prison - 1.5million people are under attack. read full story / add a comment
bristol / protests / event notice Sunday December 14, 2008 20:01 by Simonk 3 comments (last - tuesday december 16, 2008 20:10)
THE ANTI-CAPITALIST LEFT (ENANTIA) ARE CALLING FOR SOLIDARITY DEMONSTRATIONS AGAINST THE MURDER OF ALEXIS GRIGOROPOULOS AND AGAINST THE TORY GOVERNMENT. read full story / add a comment
bristol / miscellaneous / news report Sunday December 07, 2008 21:30 by Simonk 1 comment (last - monday december 08, 2008 15:22)
A social night of music and spoken word
Friday 12th December
Kuumba Centre, Hepburn Rd, St Pauls read full story / add a comment
bristol / miscellaneous / event notice Sunday November 02, 2008 22:59 by Simonk 21 comments (last - tuesday november 18, 2008 10:15)
A hurricane is sweeping through the world economy. It is bringing with it unemployment, poverty and greater world instability. This is an era in which it is obvious that war, racism and inequality are not simply one-off events but are structured into a system – and that system is capitalism. But it is also an era in which people are starting to resist, challenge the ideas of free market capitalism and ask the question Is another world possible? read full story / add a comment
Lehman Brothers bankrupt...
Merill Lynch ruined...tens of thousands of job losses...
holiday firms crash...
pensions under threat...
wages held down... read full story / add a comment
bristol / the environment / event notice Friday September 05, 2008 10:06 by Simonk 6 comments (last - friday september 12, 2008 13:35) 1 attached file
Global warming threatens our survival but we already have the technology to solve it. The fundamental problem is that the corporations and governments can’t or won’t act – because their pursuit of profit comes before any other consideration. read full story / add a comment
Labour's crushing election defeats and the increase in the vote for the Nazi BNP had led some to believe the country is drifting rightwards Chris Bambery opens our analysis of the situation by challenging that assumption and argues that election results don't tell the whole story. read full story / add a comment
This leading Neo-Con and unabashed warmonger is being given the respectability of the ‘Festival of Ideas’.
Come and make sure the anti war message is heard too.
Bring banners, drums, and whistles.
Organised by Bristol Stop the War
Demonstrate outside Watershed 29th May 7pm read full story / add a comment