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Financial Crisis - Con-Dem Cuts
Including the bank bail-out, austerity cuts, countries in financial collapse including Greece and the Con-Dem cuts, including protests against them.

Welcome to austerity Britain
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7th January 2011 | Issue 753 - AND A HAPPY NEW YEAR from SchNEWS...


Benefit Cuts
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17th December 2010 | Issue 752 - THE WELL UNFAIR STATE - Tuition fees got you riled up? Wait ‘til you get a handle on what our Tory chums have got planned next - a massive demolition (sorry, overhaul) of the existing benefits system. With all benefits and tax credits being rolled into one system, the screws are gonna get tightened.

Charles and Camillas Rolls Royce gets attacked during protests
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10th December 2010 | Issue 751 - CRUDE BUT REFINED - MPs huddle in Parliament to decide on the future of education, while protests rage outside. Charles and Camilla's Rolls Royce is attacked by anti-cuts protesters.

Student protests kick off again
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25th November 2010 | Issue 749 - NEW KIDS ON THE BLACK BLOCK - Thousands of Britain's schoolchildren and students walk out of their classrooms and take to the streets in a second wave of student-led protests against the savage education cuts.

Student protests
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11th November 2010 | Issue 747 - LOSING THEIR FACULTIES - Student protests laugh all the way to Millbank as the windows are taken out of Tory HQ in the largest student demo in memory kicks off in central London.

Vodaphone - power to US
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4th November 2010 | Issue 746 - THE VODAFONE-Y WAR - In the past week as many as 21 Vodafone stores have been hit with direct action. The phone giant have become a widespread target for the national anti-cuts campaign following their multi-billion government-sanctioned tax-dodging shenanigans.

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29th October 2010 | Issue 745 - FIRST CUT'S NOT THE DEEPEST - As the Con-Dem coalition announce massive cuts, the first rumblings of mass protests across the country are heard...

Mass demonstrations across Europe as austerity measures bite hard
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1st October 2010 | Issue 741 - UNREST FOR THE WICKED - Mass protests and strikes have broken out across the whole of Europe this week as the reality of already imposed and still pending austerity cuts becomes clear. Across the EU, rallies were held in thirteen capital cities and in Spain a general strike saw millions take action.

Is George Osborne an android?
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25th June 2010 | Issue 728 - THE TORIES THREATEN CUTS - but there's something a bit suspicious about George Osborne's rubbery complexion and lack of emotion as he raises the spectre of massive cuts...

Blood sucking vampires from the IMF
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21st May 2010 | Issue 723 - ALL THAT ROMAINS... - Welcome to the age of austerity. Romania has erupted in protests as harsh measures continue to grow and waves of discontent flood Europe.

Greece eplodes as austerity cuts bite hard
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7th May 2010 | Issue 721 - GREECE KICKS OFF (AGAIN) - Greece eplodes as austerity cuts bite hard...

Greek crisis
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30th April 2010 | Issue 720 - CRASH OF THE TITANS - Riots again in Greece as IMF imposed wage cuts hit the country...

30000 kick off in Greece
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26th February 2010 | Issue 711 - GREEK FIRE - Greece has once again been rocked by protests, strikes and civil unrest. This time in response to a series of swinging government cutbacks aimed at bringing the country into line with neo-liberal dogma and reducing its budget deficit.

Dubai goes pear-shaped
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4th December 2009 | Issue 702 - DUBAI NOW, PAY LATER - As the oasis of capitalism in the desert turns pear-shaped...

It's beyond the pale...
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16th October 2009 Issue 695 - AND FINALLY ...As farmers take their protest about dairy pricing to Brussels, where they milk it for all it’s worth...

G20 Dogs
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27th March 2009 | Issue 670 - APOCALYPSE WOW - The G20 Summit in London kicks off next week as the G20 Dogs hit town.




Gordon Brown asks Bill Gates for a loan
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27th March 2009 | Issue 670 - IN THE BROWN STUFF - The decision to bail out the banking system amounts to a redistribution of wealth from the poor to the rich on an unprecedented scale.


Iceland Burns!
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28th November 2008 | Issue 657- FROZEN ASSETS - The streets of Reykjavik hot up as financial meltdown hits Iceland.

Boom & Bust Stop
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10th October 2008 | Issue 650 - END OF WORLD IS NIGH - So what is the financial crash going to mean?

Banker in Rescue Drama
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3rd October 2008 | Issue 649- DEBTS THE WAY TO DO IT - "Blimey... you spend 15 years struggling against global capitalism and then the bloody thing collapses of its own accord."

Financial Fantasy Football
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19th September 2008 | Issue 647- BAIL OF THE CENTURY - Football shirt sponsers go bust! - as the government hands out 'welfare for big business'.


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Jolly Roger Press
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Jolly Roger Press -
SchNEWS's take on an anarchist publishing house catalogue produced for the Anarchist Bookfair, Issue 608 - October 2007 (Download PDF - 970kb)

Blair Mugshot
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Blair Charge Sheet
- as Blair leaves, we look at his record - Issue 594, June 2007 (Click Here)

Rave Casualty Support Group
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Barrio Social Centre - What's On Guide - SchNEWS looks at a typical British social centre. Issue 573 - Jan 2007. (Download PDF - 220kb)

Upper Crust - from the spoof festival guide
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Spoof Festival Guide
- close to the bone parody of UK festival scene produced for Big Green Gathering, Issue 553 - August 2006. (Download PDF - 2.2meg)

Winston get a mohawk - Mayday 2000
SchNEWS Worst Britain
- produced for the Peace De Resistance book in 2003 (Click Here)

Are You Really Green? - questionnaire produced for the Big Green Gathering 2007 (not yet available)