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WAKE UP!! WAKE UP!! No more fash by the sea
The free weekly direct action newsheet published in Brighton since 1994 - Copyleft - Information for Action
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SMASH EDO ON TOUR

Smash EDO, Brighton's long-running anti-militarist campaign (see nearly every SchNEWS since 2004), will be hitting the road this winter. The aim of the tour is to raise awareness of the campaign and get more people involved – building towards next year's 'Summer of Resistance'.

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U-BOAT IF YOU WANT TO

In May the (now disgraced ex-) Minster for War, Liam Fox announced the Trident Alternatives Review, with much fanfare from the beard and sandal brigade. Unfortunately six months down the line and Liam Fox's replacement Philip Hammond has now stated that the review will not be made public because of the “highly classified technical, intelligence and policy information covering extremely sensitive national security issues”.

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ISRAELIS STEAL ARAB SPRING
Palestinians protest against settlers' theft of village water source

Weekly protest over illegal occupation in West Bank leads to clashes between protesters and the Israeli army. Two journalists arrested.

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DOMESTIC EXTREMIST DATABASE UNDER JUDICIAL REVIEW

John Catt, Brighton peace activist, takes the political police to court.

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Fear the Reaper
Drone attacks in Yemen and anti-drone protests in Brighton

Anti-militarists Smash EDO take the drone war to the arms dealers

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GUNNING FOR GOLD
OLYMPIC RINGS OF STEEL AS UK PREPARES FOR MILITARY LOCKDOWN

Britain prepares for its biggest peacetime military mobilisation of all time. Iran invasion imminent? Libya campaign part 2? Not quite...

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JUBILEE BY THE SEA

Rollercoaster weekend in the City by the Sea, with tea, cake and fascism.

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Smash EDO No War On Iran demo
Dangerous Liasons in Brighton

New Police tactics but the good city of Brighton and Hove luckily survives to live another day as Smash EDO score a pre-emptive strike for peace with a "No War on Iran" demo

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CURIOSITY KILLED THE CATT

Protester John Catt loses domestic extremism database battle in draconian decision

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TORY STORY

Local Tories libel anti-arms trade campaign as anti-semitic. We unveil how Weatherly's minions failed the smear test.

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Wall Caper
Cordon Bennet! Police robo-kettle blockaded during Smash EDO weapons inspection demo

Police high tech tool of oppression turned against the arms dealers during Smash EDO's Weapons Inspection demo

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Locked On & Loaded

EDO blockaders finally get their day in court.

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NUN-CLEAR REACTION
three anti-nuclear activists charged after breaking in to top us nuclear weapons facility

Three anti-nuclear peace protesters (including a nun) cause major security breach at US nuclear weapons plant

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STICKY BUSINESS
Smash EDO protesters come unstuck at court

Smash EDO campaigners found guilty after glue-on

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HITTING ON THE FENCE

Smash EDO campaigner vindicated in court.

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More Droning On

Robot wars in Afghanistan are set to increase when the Ministry of Defence unveils it's new five armed Reaper drones...

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WRI bite the bullet

War Resisters International pay taxes under protest

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Summit to look forward to!
Resistance being planned in London, Dublin and Fermanagh as G8 draws nearer

If the “world leaders” heading to Enniskillen in June were hoping for an easy protest-free ride they were sadly mistaken

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EDF getting the Point?
Environment Agency Sells out to E.D.F and the Nuclear Industry

Recent announcement by Environmental Agency grants permits to EDF aiding the production of nuclear energy at Hinkley Point C.

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DO FEAR THE REAPER

'Ground the Drones' demo to take place in Lincoln this Saturday as UK expands armed drone programme - and international resistance to the Drone Wars amps up.

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A NUCLEAR DISASTER
Three anti-nuclear protesters await sentencing.

Three anti-nuclear activists are found guilty in a Tenessee court room and now wait to be sentenced after breaking into a top US nuclear weapons facility.

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GAZA AND THE BOYCOTT

We got the low down on what's happening in the beseiged Gaza strip from Corporate Watch's Tom Anderson, and how the international BDS movement can support Gazan Palestinians. 

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THE KITERUNNERS

A national week of solidarity with Afghanistan - drone capital of the world - takes place with Fly Kites Not Drones day, with our local event hosted by anti-militarists Smash Edo.

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SMASH EDO UPDATE

Smash EDO is back in the game of making an arms company an unpleasant place to work by playing broken musical instruments and cheesy songs outside

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Bad June Rising
Climate Games, Anarcho-festivals and the resurgence of UK Uncut - looks like June's going to be a busy one.

We started writing about three interesting but unrelated things happening in June. Here is an amalgamated version, which is worth a read.

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IRON FROM THE LION TO ZION
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Israeli arms dealers do business at Farnborough Airshow even as the bombs drop on Gaza.

#Gazaunderattack

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