Networking Newsletter: Issue 19: August/September 1998

Last updated: Spring 1999


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News

This section covers news, information, and updates on campaigns and issues relevant to activists in the region.
Rolling Resistance to Genetic Pollution
The genetiX snowball starts rolling...

In tribute to
This issue of the Networking Newsletter is dedicated to RAY LEACH who passed away recently

Still Simmering
Welcome back to the "OK~asional (Squat) Cafe"

Hulme Happenings
Comprehensive background to recent environmental campaigns in the inner city

in tribute to Ray
GANDALF Convictions Quashed
Editors of Green Anarchist and ALF Supporters' Newsletters celebrate

Stop! Look! Listen! Demonstrate!
Three ways to stop the nuclear madness

uprooting genetically modified organisms
July 4 - World Day for Captive Dolphins
A review of recent activities around the world, coordinated from Manchester

Landmine Bill
Is it a tribute to Princess Diana, or a betrayal of her cause?

Birley Tree - the campaign
Magnetic Women
Feedback from a recent gathering of wives, partners and daughters of the sacked Darlington Magnet workers

Save Arthur's Wood
More tales from the runway - help stop more eco-destruction

Sainsbury's - where bad food costs lives
Humourous account of local actions on "Stop Exotic Meat Sales" Day on 25 July

Not included in the on-line version
News included in the newsletter, but not here, includes:
  • the barn bungle
  • get yourself some free equipment
  • Earth First evolves in order to revolt better
  • Longsight regeneration?
  • Xanadu to Manchester
  • news from the Victorian baths
  • be an Oxfam volunteer
  • activists' networking (see Calendar)
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Clash Avoidance Calendar

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Activities are spilt between


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