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Toronto : G20 // G8 Summit Protest Reporting

http://2010.mediacoop.ca/ Reads like the usual tactics are on display in Toronto this weekend. See also : Pittsburgh beefs up security to greet G20 (September 21, 2009). And do read Canada’s brewing ‘insurgency’ by Jon Elmer (Al Jazeera, June 26, 2010): … Continue reading

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The Guardian. G8. Genoa.

The Guardian has published a series of articles on the anti-G8 protests in Genoa in July 2001, the seventh anniversary of which is now upon us… Behind the bloodbath in Genoa July 19 2008 Letters: Thanks for running Nick Davies’ … Continue reading

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FCUK the G8! (Again)

For an account of the last year’s meeting in St. Petersburg, see FCUK the G8! | For an example of the kind of shit our global rulers speak, see “The Aristocrats!” | For an example of the kind of shit … Continue reading

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G8: Get ready to rumble…

So much for the pre-game entertainment; the match begins on June 6. MASSIVE RIOT AHEAD OF THE G-8 SUMMIT: The Rumble in Rostock Florian Gathmann in Rostock, Germany Der Spiegel Online June 3, 2007 “It was supposed to be a … Continue reading

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APEC // G8 // G20

Summit protesters, whether ‘nasty’ (spiky) or ‘nice’ (fluffy), aren’t very popular with state authorities, that’s for sure. So while the trials of a number of G20 protesters who appeared earlier this month at Melbourne Magistrates’ Court have been set for … Continue reading

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G8: Rowdies go ‘way

“Extremists planning to disrupt next month’s Group of Eight summit of the world’s richest nations could be placed in preventative custody ahead of the meeting, German Interior Minister Wolfgang Schäuble said Friday”; and despite the enormous carnage state figureheads from … Continue reading

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G8: Stay in your homes; you’ll only get hurt

David Gordon Smith, G-8 Raids ‘A Warning Shot to Intimidate Activists’, Der Spiegel, May 10, 2007: “German observers feel that police raids on anti-globalization activists Wednesday were aimed at intimidating protesters ahead of the G-8 summit in June, with some … Continue reading

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FCUK the G8!

BUSH ARRIVES IN RUSSIA AS SOVIET STYLE REPRESSION OF ANTI-G8 PROTESTERS CONTINUES 200 people, Russians and internationals, have been imprisoned in the last few days as the G8 Summit prepares to begin tomorrow. Despite a total government ban on any … Continue reading

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A Current Affair, Tom Sewell, & Punching Nazis

[Update (March 3, 2021) : Today, Tom Sewell was charged with affray, recklessly causing injury and unlawful assault, and was bailed to appear in the Melbourne Magistrates Court in July. Jacob Hersant was released pending further enquiries. See : Victoria … Continue reading

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Rehabilitating fascists : Lauren Southern, Sky News & Media Diversity

[Update (October 1, 2020) : In shocking news that’s made Nick Cave and many other artistes shed hot tears, the local franchise of the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) has today confirmed that Sky News commentator Lauren Southern will not … Continue reading

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