Category Archives: war

Statement from Cardiff Anarchists on police spy “Mark Jacobs”

“Mark Jacobs”, generally known as “Marco” has been identified as a police informer. “Marco” worked with Cardiff anarchists but was also known to the socialists active around the Cardiff Radical Socialist Forum: he attended forum events and meetings organising the … Continue reading

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St Athan: the farce is over

After years of hype and a huge dose of public money spent simply developing and promoting the idea, the St Athan military super-academy has finally been ditched. This will come as little surprise to those who have followed the progress … Continue reading

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South Wales to Gaza convoy – help needed

BOOKS NOT BOMBS: BOOKSALE FOR GAZA Saturday 28 Aug – 11:00am – 5:00pm, 143 Ninian Park Road, Riverside, Cardiff. Help Dr Conker’s Bookshop raise money for the South Wales to Gaza convoy. 1000s of books in all categories. 50% of … Continue reading

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On Armed Forces Day, remember two million marched against war!

Armed Forces Day was first mooted in 2008. Army bigwigs and Brown’s government were concerned with the growing unpopularity of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan and the problem of recruiting new servicemen and women. At that time 91 members … Continue reading

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After the election, get ready for war

Comment from the Permanent Revolution website: David Cameron has yet to get his hands on the keys to No 10. Despite a deeply unpopular Labour government the Tories could not persuade enough voters to give his Eton-led party an outright … Continue reading

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Crisis in Iran: the view from HOPI

A recent Cardiff Radical Socialist Forum discussed Iran, and the problems socialists face in confronting both the imperialist threat and a reactionary Iranian regime exploiting that threat. With the country in turmoil following the recent ‘election’, Hands Off the People … Continue reading

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Death at G20 protest

The following eyewitness account is taken from the ‘Infantile and Disorderly’ blog: Today’s demonstration outside the bank of England was directionless and leaderless, but otherwise vibrant. It was also marred by severe police brutality, certainly the worst protesters have experienced … Continue reading

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