KUCHING May 22nd: At 11am today, SAVE Rivers and 300 indigenous people from all around Sarawak protested outside the Borneo Convention Center Kuching where the International Hydropower Association’s biennial congress is being held. They arrived at around...
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The FES seconded the call for expressions of CGT Aragon and ECMS Green Tide for Thursday
23 at 19:00 , set in the teachers' strike, which will depart from Spain to the Town Hall
Square and calls for all students to join this day of action for education.
<div class='node-body'><p><span class="meta_origin">WASHINGTON </span>- The U.S. Congress moved closer here Wednesday to imposing a full trade embargo against Iran and pledged its support to Israel if it felt compelled to attack Tehran’s nuclear programme in self-defence.</p>
In response to yesterday’s Irish News (Mon 20 May 2013) front page article, “Police to
Occupy hundreds of vacant premises in Belfast during G8”, the Workers Solidarity Movement
condemned security forces scaremongering in the media.
During the last election the centre-right National Party lead by multi-millionaire John
Key, said it would partly privatise certain state assets if re-elected. Its main losing
rival was the Labour Party, at the time lead by the uncharismatic Phil Goff, who had been
one of the architects of the privitisation push in the 1980s. National has now decided to
press ahead with its threat.
<p>Find out about the 31st Southern Cross Brigade to Cuba (an annual trip organised through the Australia Cuba Friendship Societies), 29 Dec 2013 – 20 Jan 2014.</p>
<p>Lotteries House, 2 Delhi Street, West Perth</p>
<p>•Bike Sharing Prepares to Get its World Rocked •Social Bicycles Brings Sharing to Two Wheels •The two-wheel entrepreneurs: bike culture spawns businesses nationwide •The Pedestrian–Cyclist Armistice</p>
<p>The sun is waiting to be tapped for clean, cheap energy if we can get our heads out of the sand.</p>
Les plans de « sauvetage » successifs ont imposé depuis 2010 une insupportable litanie de
mesures d’austérité qui n’en finissent pas de ravager le système économique grec et le
tissu social du pays. Essai d’état des lieux des résistances sociales.
Plans to "rescue" imposed since 2010 successive unbearable litany of austerity measures
that do not end up ravaging the Greek economic system and social fabric of the country.
The inventory of social resistance test.
<p>An evening of poetry and music, presented by Wings Organisation for Cross-Cultural Development. DiVerse Studio, 54 Angove St. North Perth.</p>
<p>For all who love a conspiracy, geoengineering has it all. The oil companies, far-right think-tanks, nuclear weapons scientists, and even Bill Gates.</p>
<p>As we work down the hydrocarbon pyramid, energy gets messier and much more costly. Latest in a series.</p>
<p>Are you thinking about starting a new Transition initiative in your town, village or city? I was among those who initiated Transition Dartmouth Park, in North London, around a year and a half ago.</p>