Monthly Archives: August 2008

Which John Smith MP is dead?

Many people have been confused by the fact that there have been two Labour MPs called John Smith in recent history. Just to clarify the matter, smug right-winger and Monklands East MP John Smith died in 1994, while smug right-winger … Continue reading

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Climate camp: interview with imprisoned activist

James Thorne, a climate camp protestor is currently in Elmley Jail, after being arrested during the Climate Camp. His conditions for bail were that he should not re-enter the Hoo peninsula, the site of the camp. He refused the conditions … Continue reading

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Special report: Barack Obama in Berlin

The flow of people from the Brandenburg Gate to the Victory Column in the heart of Berlin seemed truly endless. On 24 July, up to 200,000 people came to Berlin’s central park, the Tiergarten, to hear a speech by U.S. … Continue reading

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