The G8 was no success, argues Charles Abugre. While some of the campaigners at Gleneagles welcomed the outcome others were more forthright in their condemnation of the deal.
Its now over a year since a small number of us came together to discuss how we would meet the challenge of having the G8 arriving in Scotland.
One of the Brighton & Hove WDM activists reports on their crane occupation and banner drop
Voices Across Barriers – Demonstration at Dungavel refugee detention centre.
Blockade of Faslane Nuclear Base
A protest against the jailing of asylum seekers was held on July 5 at Dungavel, Scotland. Coordinated with G8 Alternatives, peaceful protesters were overwhelmed by the large presence of militarized police, with their horses and dogs in tow.
Wednesday morning 8am torrential rain and we’re off to Gleneagles!
Second report from the streets and campsites of Scotland
The Edinburgh and Gleneagles events – as they happen
Some background information about the G8