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Going into 2017 …

The end of 2016 won’t end people dying and abuse by Governments … we will have that coming in 2017, nor will it end random acts of kindness and love, singing, and those small steps we can take to push for the kind of world we want to live in

1 November is World Kobanè Day

2016-kobane-rallyCall for Global Day of Action to Celebrate the 1 November World Kobanè Day
On the 15th September, 2014, ISIS, attacked the Kurdish town of Kobanè in Syria, carrying this attack out with heavy weaponry obtained from the Iraqi and Syrian armies and with the active support from the states of Turkey, Qatar and Saudi Arabia.

We’ll be at Leicester Clock Tower 5.30 – 6.30pm

Labour Party: Expulsion to Reinstatement in a month

membersnet-no-longer-active-30-august-2016-sm19 August 2016: Email received:  You should receive your ballot for the Labour leadership election by the end of August, with some of the first ballots arriving next week.

29 August: Email sent: I have not yet received an email ballot. Please will you confirm that I will be sent a vote. The NEC ballot came through without a problem so I know I am properly on your list

30 August: Email received: Thank you for your email. Unfortunately you do not currently hold any status with the Labour Party, and will not be receiving a ballot in the leadership election.  […] Thanks for getting in touch. Continue reading Labour Party: Expulsion to Reinstatement in a month

Turkey attacks Kurds in Syria: Saleh Muslim

Salih Muslim: We will not allow the Turks to enter one inch into the liberated territory (Asharq al-Awsat)

·        Chairman of the Democratic Union Party Salih Muslim accused the Iranians, Turks, and Syrians, despite their differences and conflicts, of uniting against the Kurds, amid silence from the US-Russian sides, saying that the regimes of the three countries are “dictatorial” and could not accept the democratic example established by the Kurds on the ground. Continue reading Turkey attacks Kurds in Syria: Saleh Muslim