Jun 3

June 3, 2011

Spanish “Real Democracy” movement has reached Edinburgh

…and looks like it could inject energy and liveliness into local anti-cuts campaigns. Invite to demo this Sunday, 5pm at St Giles on the Mile: To Whom It May Concern, Following the international protests we have organised another concentration for this Sunday 5th in Saint Giles Cathedral (Royal Mile), at 5pm. We would like to encourage further this movement which it’s NOT ONLY ABOUT THE ECONOMIC SITUATION IN SPAIN, but about the economic situation of all those places where cuts…

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May 24

May 24, 2011

Reclaim the Night Edinburgh events this Saturday

Dear feminists everywhere! Reclaim the Night is set to take place in Edinburgh on May on the 28th – now only 2 weeks away! Below is an update of what has planned so far by a variety of Edinburgh based feminist groups, who are working together. The events below are open to people of any gender identity, and all events are free. Come along and support us! In Solidarity, Edinburgh Anarcha-Feminist Collective.

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May 14

May 14, 2011

Turkeys flock to London, demand more Christmases

At a rally in London called by Bernard Matthews, 300 turkeys listened to speakers calling for it to be Christmas every day. “Our whole purpose is to be devoured at Christmas, so we wholeheartedly support Mr Matthews’ call for more festivities.” “However, there are weaker and less healthy turkeys than us. Eat them first.” How right-wing libertarianism works. On debt: “morally wrong to expect future generations to pay off the debt”. On climate change: “fix it later”.

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May 9

May 9, 2011

New issue of Resistance out

The May issue of the Anarchist Federation’s free, monthly newspaper Resistance is out now. Look out for it on a bus near you, or download it from the link above.

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May 6

May 6, 2011

Election results coming in: we lose

What we wrote in the Sunday Herald last year remains true for this year. We said “none of the parties are telling you the truth,” and they weren’t. The Holyrood elections take place in the same limbo of lies and a conspiracy of silence. A vote yesterday will be heard by politicians as you handing over control of your life and community for 5 more years. That’s a lot of trust & responsibility. Do you think they deserve it? Whether…

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