Student association backs defence fund

  • Posted on: 29 January 2009
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>The University of Guelph's student government has started a legal defence fund for five people arrested at a burning barricade last November.

The human rights office of the university's Central Student Association will split donations equally between the defence fund and the Mohawks of the Tyendinaga, which has been embroiled in a land claim dispute in eastern Ontario for more than five years.

AK Publishing: A Day (or so) in the Life

  • Posted on: 29 January 2009
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>From <a href="http://www. revolutionbythebook.akpress.org/ak-publishing-a-day-or-so-in-the-life/">AK Press Blog</a> - By Zach

We thought people might be interested in having a behind-the-scenes peek at the things that go on at AK Press. (It’s not all as glamorous as you’d imagine!) What follows is a little window into the world of publishing at AK Press. I (Zach) will try to give occasional updates that will give you folks an idea of what sort of things we do in order to work with the book trade.

An East Village Market Where Everything Is Free Faces an Uncertain Future

  • Posted on: 28 January 2009
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>From <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2009/01/29/nyregion/29free.html?_r=3&ref=nyregion... Times</a>

There were heaps of clothes inside the church hall, including wool sweaters and what looked like a pair of lederhosen that somebody might have once worn in the Alps. There were children’s toys and a box of designer sunglasses.

Police Suspect listed arson among MySpace interests

  • Posted on: 28 January 2009
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>ShareST. CHARLES – A Geneva teenager snuck out of his home, found a broken ice scraper and broke into Western Avenue School to light fires, according to court documents.

The 14-year-old charged with arson, burglary and criminal damage to property in connection with fires set last month to the Geneva school told police he did so because "he got a sudden urge to do something crazy."

Fighter ordered to surrender passport in graffiti case

  • Posted on: 27 January 2009
  • By: worker

<table><tr><td>OLYMPIA – A judge ordered mixed martial arts champion Jeff Monson to surrender his passport today after he entered a not-guilty plea to spray-painting an anarchist symbol on the state Capitol last year.

The order that Monson surrender his passport within 24 hours throws into doubt whether he will be able to appear for two overseas fights.

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