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Tuesday, April 06, 2004

the common man - click here for my new home

I've got my own web domain now and, as a result, I'm moving my blog there. It's ad-free so no more annoying ads for fundanazis and the like, and I'm hoping to keep all the extras 'in-house' so no reliance on external commercial providers.

And if anyone knows where I can get a fully standards-compliant selection of templates for Moveable Type that would be really handy (or is it a case of burning the midnight oil again on a self-taught crash course?!). Having said that, I quite like the new uncluttered look, so I may not change much at all.

I'll be moving links etc over the next few days and I'm hoping to be able to transfer all of my posts over (although my first effort failed!).

As for the rest of the webspace? Well, I'm thinking about it!

I hope to see you all at my new place real soon.

It's been emotional.

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  • Monday, April 05, 2004
    Carry On On The Buses

    A 16 year old schoolgirl has won the right to free bus travel after years of being forced to pay for it because she is an atheist.

    Laura Abbott (how apt!) did not want to attend her nearest state school as it was a Church of England school. Instead she chose to go to a secular state school eight miles away from her home. In the UK it is generally accepted that a parent who wishes to force their child to attend a religious-based state school from outside of their catchment (intake) area can do so (providing they can show some basic religious belief - many middle class parents fake belief in order to get their kids into better-resourced state-religious schools, but that's for another day...). The state will provide public assistance with travel costs if the chosen religious school is more than a couple of miles away. But for atheists a different set of standards have been applied. Second-class standards.

    Laura's father has, over the years, had to pay over £2000 in transport costs so that his daughter could go to a school that wasn't run by religious nuts, as the local authority refused to accept her right not to be force-fed superstitious bullshit on a daily basis. This is on top of the years of taxes he had already paid to ensure that his daughter could actually receive a free state-funded education. Fortunately, Laura had the full support of her family as well as the National Secular Society, who drafted in some human rights lawyers with some mean-looking legal arguments. Needless to say, after years of dismissing Laura's predicament out of hand, the sight of a hefty legal challenge rapidly changed the council's mind.

    The local authority that with-held the funding for so long has made a derisory offer of compensation (the sort of offer that, if it had been made to a religifreak as compensation for discrimination, would immediately bring a further claim of compensation for being so derisory and insulting). The family have decided to press for full reimbursement, and rightly so.

    It is a disgrace that taxpayers are being forced to fund religiously-controlled schools in the first place, let alone then saying that those very same taxpayers will be discriminated against if their refuse their kids to attend them. Talk about fundinazism, they either make you pay for your own brainwashing or they make you pay more if you tell 'em where to shove it. Maybe there's a way through the Human Rights legislation to prevent any of my taxes being used to fund these places. Any sympathetic lawyers reading this?

    Respect due to Laura Abbott, nice one.

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  • Friday, April 02, 2004
    Beating Around The Bush

    Many of you by now may be aware of my distaste and cynicism towards mainstream capitalist democracy, and in particular the farce of elections under such a regime. Nevertheless, I know that many of the people I would count as friends (and who, if the shit really hits the fan, would be stood on the barricades beside me) still think that they can make a difference at the ballot box and believe in it as a tool of change. It is for them that I'm putting up this link, in particular to show my American voting comrades (hi Phaedrus) that I still love 'em despite our differences.

    We've got more in common with each other than we have with the fools who would destroy us and the planet given half the chance.

    Just remember - whoever you vote for, WE ARE UNGOVERNABLE!

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  • Thursday, April 01, 2004
    Dangerous Communist Alert!!!

    I am reminded of the utopian forecasts I used to hear as a child, back in the late '60s or so, that automation would free workers up from menial labor, allowing everyone to spend more time focusing on creative endeavors, philosophical studies, and more meaningful activities in general.

    This is from ^^^Living On Less. Take a look if you want to join in with their subversive agenda.

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  • Monday, March 29, 2004
    Putting The Fun Back Into Fundamental

    Tweak it a bit and apply it to your religion of choice!


    (found on Evil Bible)

    10 - You vigorously deny the existence of thousands of gods claimed by other religions, but feel outraged when someone denies the existence of yours.

    9 - You feel insulted and "dehumanized" when scientists say that people evolved from other life forms, but you have no problem with the Biblical claim that we were created from dirt.

    8 - You laugh at polytheists, but you have no problem believing in a Triune God.

    7 - Your face turns purple when you hear of the "atrocities" attributed to Allah, but you don't even flinch when hearing about how God/Jehovah slaughtered all the babies of Egypt in "Exodus" and ordered the elimination of entire ethnic groups in "Joshua" - including women, children, and trees!

    6 - You laugh at Hindu beliefs that deify humans, and Greek claims about gods sleeping with women, but you have no problem believing that the Holy Spirit impregnated Mary, who then gave birth to a man-god who got killed, came back to life and then ascended into the sky.

    5 - You are willing to spend your life looking for little loopholes in the scientifically established age of Earth (4.55 billion years), but you find nothing wrong with believing dates recorded by Bronze Age tribesmen sitting in their tents and guessing that Earth is a couple of generations old.

    4 - You believe that the entire population of this planet with the exception of those who share your beliefs - though excluding those in all rival sects - will spend Eternity in an infinite Hell of Suffering. And yet consider your religion the most "tolerant" and "loving."

    3 - While modern science, history, geology, biology, and physics have failed to convince you otherwise, some idiot rolling around on the floor speaking in "tongues" may be all the evidence you need to "prove" Christianity.

    2 - You define 0.01% as a "high success rate" when it comes to answered prayers. You consider that to be evidence that prayer works. And you think that the remaining 99.99% FAILURE was simply the will of God.

    1 - You actually know a lot less than many atheists and agnostics do about the Bible, Christianity, and church history - but still call yourself a Christian.

    And if that doesn't get 'em, try this:

    "I contend that we are both atheists. I just believe in one fewer god than you do. When you understand why you dismiss all the other possible gods, you will understand why I dismiss yours."

    ~ Stephen Roberts.

    An easy target I know, but I needed something to cheer me up on a dull Monday morning and this fits the bill nicely.

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  • Sunday, March 28, 2004
    Truth Is More Blatant Than Fiction

    This was lurking in my inbox for a while, time to share.

    Central Intelligence Agency, Langley, Virginia
    Department of Wayward Clients and Unsavoury Friends

    Status Report: January, 2004

    To: George J. Tenet, Director of Central Intelligence
    From: Head, Office of Villains and Nefarious Crimes

    Below is the updated report you asked us to prepare with comments, in light of Saddam's recent apprehension. Note that with the exception of Warren Anderson, we have omitted specific US nationals (eg Kissinger) from the list.

    There is some good news to report. In the careful management of opinion following Saddam's capture, we have already received a lot of assistance from our friends in the Fourth Estate.

    The British Tory historian John Keegan has helped to explain away our support for Saddam in the 1980s by declaring that "countries do not have moral characters. They only have interests" (The Age, 17 December, 2003). According to Keegan, supporting Saddam in the 1980s was in our interests because he acted as a counterweight to the greater threat, fundamentalist Iran. This 'realist' - my enemy's enemy is my friend - argument is tried, tested, and echoed by a number of reliable conduits including Greg Sheridan (The Weekend Australian, 20 December, 2003). It should be the major thrust of our media strategy.

    There are, however, three traps for the unwary. Both Keegan and Sheridan wisely omit the fact that our support for Saddam, including the supply of dual-use technologies for his WMD programs, continued for a couple of years after his war with Iran. Mentioning this fact undermines the "Saddam as counterweight" argument because by 1988 Iran was only a threat to itself.

    Secondly, it is better not to mention our responsibility for the Iranian revolution in 1979. When we overthrew the democratically elected Prime Minister Mohammad Mossadegh in 1953 and reinstalled the Shah to power, we thwarted attempts to nationalise British-Persian Oil and helped ourselves to 40% of the industry. However, we also ushered in 25 years of brutal repression and corruption out of which the Mullahs and their support base ultimately sprung. Oops.

    Thirdly, while states may "not have moral characters" their leaders certainly do. The moral culpability of Reagan, Bush the elder and Thatcher for their supply of WMD technologies to the Butcher of Baghdad when his worst crimes were being committed (and afterwards), is likely to be raised by our critics and Saddam at his trial unless we keep him drugged. This will be difficult to counter.

    It needs to be stated that Rumsfeld, Cheney, Powell and others also had responsibilities to US exporters in the 1980s and 1990s - a point often overlooked in this discussion. We must suppress, however, their support for the slaughter of the Shi'ites in 1991 because of the "strikingly unanimous view [that] whatever the sins of the Iraqi leader, he offered the West and the region a better hope for his country's stability than did those who have suffered his repression" (Alan Cowell, New York Times, 11 April, 1991). Let's hope the Shia have forgotten this.

    Some of Sheridan's techniques - claiming the Europeans were even worse than us, ignoring the Agency's support for Saddam in 1959, exaggerating the threat posed by Iran, blaming bureaucratic infighting in Washington and citing non-existent US protests against Saddam's use of chemical weapons - may need to be more widely adopted.

    We have also had a lot of success with the line that "if the opponents of the war had their way, Saddam would still be in power torturing and killing Iraqi citizens." It's been widely adopted by the Australian Prime Minister and supportive journalists such as Gerard Henderson (The Age, 16 December, 2003). Critics may refer to this argument as an ends justify the means morality (Raymond Gaita, The Age, 22 December, 2003), but this is not strictly true because we would rather no-one talked about the means at all.

    Isolating Saddam's capture from the consequences of his removal puts anti-war groups on the defensive. However, this strategy will only work if we remain silent about the impact of the invasion and occupation - probably well over 10,000 civilian deaths (though we are forbidden from counting them), the collapse of law and order, an explosion in street crime, mass unemployment, failing infrastructure and essential services. Not to mention the increase in terrorism and the proliferation of WMD, widely predicted beforehand.

    Of course a couple of troublemakers (Dennis Halliday, Hans von Sponeck) have for many years suggested that if it hadn't been for the sanctions regime imposed on Iraq - which killed thousands, devastated the social fabric, and drove the population to rely on Saddam for their very survival - the dictator probably would have gone the way of many favoured souls, lsuch as those listed below. As I said, troublemakers.

    As you know, the desire to serve state power can sometimes be overwhelming for even our most loyal functionaries. Therefore, at the risk of making you blush and giggle, this comment by Sheridan is a fitting introduction to the main body of the memorandum. We have tried but cannot improve on it.

    "The US has had to deal with many dictators through many years, but it always urges them to reform, to moderate their excesses, to open up." Mmm.


    Ferdinand Marcos (Philippines), Nicolae Ceausescu (Romania), Mobutu Sese Seko (Congo/Zaire), Pol Pot (Cambodia), Heydar Aliyev (Azerbaijan)

    Comment: Good friends before most became liabilities. Marcos - greatly admired by Paul Wolfowitz - died soon after we got him to Hawaii, while Ceausescu passed on more suddenly than we expected after many years of loyal service. Pol Pot hung on far too long but had the decency to keep out of sight until the end. Aliyev was much appreciated for bringing dynastic succession and a pro-Western oil policy to Central Asia.

    In custody on trial or awaiting trial:

    Manuel Noriega (Panama), Slobodan Milosevic (fmr Yugoslavia - The Hague), Saddam Hussein (Iraq)

    Comment: We kidnapped Noriega in 1989 (in the process we were forced to kill several thousand Panamanians) and brought him to trial in Florida where he was prosecuted for crimes mostly committed when he was our friend (who will forget George Shultz flying to Panama in 1984 to congratulate old pineapple face after he stole the election with far more violence than anything that followed in the next 5 years?). We managed to gloss over the revelation that Noriega was on the CIA payroll under GWB's father before jailing him.

    Hopefully we can do the same to Saddam, though US and UK support for him during the 1980s could prove very embarrassing in court. Ditto for Chirac and the Russians. It was a big mistake taking him alive. Footage of Rumsfeld shaking hands with the Ace of Spades in 1983 and not mentioning WMD looks bad, though most networks (especially Fox) can be trusted to show restraint despite the 20th anniversary of this unfortunate meeting.

    Faking illness to avoid trial:

    Augusto Pinochet (Chile), Suharto (Indonesia)

    Comment: Pinochet is senile and, thanks to the Brits, at little further legal risk.

    Suharto has the worst human rights record of all and would be easy to nab from Jakarta, though opposition from admirers like Wolfowitz and friends in Canberra should be expected. Too much detail about our support for his 1965 massacres has already leaked out, as unfortunately did our assessment that "in terms of the numbers killed the anti-PKI massacres in Indonesia rank as one of the worst mass murders of the 20th century, along with the Soviet purges of the 1930s, the Nazi mass murders during the Second World War and the Maoist bloodbaths of the 1950s." True enough but who leaked this report?

    Suharto has enough knowledge and residual military support to buy immunity and a quiet suburban death on his own terms.

    On the run:

    Osama bin Laden (Saudi Arabia)

    Comment: Bill Casey's secrecy and missing receipts means it is still unclear how much money and arms we actually gave OBL to fight the Sovs in Afghanistan. Certainly he is the worst case of blowback in the Agency's history. Now protected by Islamists in the Pakistan military and assorted Taliban, he will be difficult to apprehend without losing Musharraf in the process. The priority here remains control of the Islamic bomb.


    Jean-Claude 'Baby Doc' Duvallier (Haiti - in France), Jean-Bédel Bokassa (Central African Republic), Hector Gramajo (fmr Defence Minister, Guatemala - in Guatemala)

    Comment: Hopefully forgotten (we are trying).

    New Friends (undemocratic):

    Pervaiz Musharraf (Pakistan), Islam Karimov (Uzbekistan), Saparmurat Niyazov (Turkmenistan), Teodoro Obiang (Equatorial Guinea), Abdelaziz Bouteflika (Algeria)

    Comment: A measure of our new commitment to spreading democratic politics. Two have oil, one is a Stalinist and all have corruption and our support. None have democracy. Like old friends in the Gulf, they have been advised not to take GWB's freedom and democracy speeches seriously.

    Given sanctuary by US:

    Orlando Bosch (fmr Cuban - now in Florida)

    Comment: Has the most extensive terrorist CV of all. Charged with 30 acts of terrorism by the FBI dating back to 1968, and regarded as a threat to US security by the Justice Department under George Bush 1 which also supported his deportation. Most notoriously blew up a Cubana de Aviacion passenger plane in October 1976, resulting the deaths of all 73 passengers - though this is only one of many crimes he is responsible for. Received a presidential pardon from George Bush 1 at the request of his son, Florida Governor Jeb Bush.

    Jose Guillermo Garcia (fmr head of El Salvador armed forces, 1980s - Florida), Cuban and Haitian exiles (Florida), South Vietnamese army officers (California)

    Comment: The FBI now believes there are more terrorists per square kilometre in Florida than any other place on earth - all with safe haven. In the Agency we call it the Gaza strip. Most of the unsavouries are from the abattoir states of Central America under Reagan and Cuba since Kennedy. It's a battle to keep them away from snooping journalists when they slip their Company minders. Just as well GWB's dictum about countries which provide sanctuary to terrorists doesn't apply to Miami.

    Refusing to extradite:

    Emmanuel Constant (leader of paramilitary group FRAPH in Haiti who murdered thousands in the 1990s - in NYC)

    Comment: Haiti has repeatedly requested Constant's extradition, but we don't respond to their applications. It is therefore important to avoid comparisons with the Taliban's refusal to extradite Osama after 9/11, which was the pretext for the subsequent war. Haiti is unlikely to bomb the East Coast.

    Warren Anderson (Chairman of Union Carbide (now Dow Chemical), responsible for the 1984 Bhopal gas leak in India which killed 16,000 people - Long Island, NY)

    Comment: They are only Indians after all. Even Delhi is reluctant to compensate the victims and 120,000 survivors. Unlikely to ever face charges of homicide, he will need to be protected from harassment by extremist groups such as Greenpeace and Human Rights Watch.


    Ariel Sharon (Israel)

    Comment: He has a long record of brutality stretching back at least to the Qibya massacre in 1953 (approximately 18,000 killed), most notably his invasion of Lebanon in 1982 and the killings in the Sabra and Shatila refugee camps. Rebadged "man of peace" by GWB in the Orwellian sense. Court action by left wing magistrates means European travel may become difficult.

    Turkish leaders

    Comment: We are no longer so well disposed to Ankara after they failed to help us out in Iraq. The army even refused Wolfowitz's order to defy the government and back the invasion. It is important not to refer to Turkey's attacks on its Kurdish population as "terrorism" given we supplied them with the means to do it, our support peaking while we distracted everyone with Kosovo in 1999. As with Colombia, our money officially goes to the guys in the white hats - or in this case - the white fezs. Unofficially they are the black caps.

    (thanks Josh ;))

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  • Friday, March 26, 2004
    Big Big Monkey Man

    This has to be one of the funniest parody sites that I've come across since [the heavy hand of censorship decends - even though bits made me laugh, I just couldn't keep up a link for a frightdinger for more than a few hours. Try this one instead. I'm sure you understand my decision, or it's off for a visit to Room 101 for you]. The Bush Orwell newsfeed in particular is a worthy addition to any site.

    Take a read and show 'em some support.

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  • Thursday, March 25, 2004
    Jewgle Google

    Remember this?

    The Wikipedia entry for Jew is now up to #4 in Google. Link to Jew at least once, if not more, and get the anti-Semites off of the top. Jew Jew Jew Jew Jew Jew Jew Jew Jew Jew

    That should help a bit.

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  • It's The Unreal Thing

    The company that makes the brown sugary stuff for pennies a gallon and flogs it for pounds has recently tried another fast one on the public. They've just released a bottled water called Dasani here in the UK (available in various forms elsewhere too), which the company has been forced to publicly admit is basically bottled tap water and which, on top of that, has been found to contain excessive levels of bromate. This has lead to its complete withdrawal from shops in the UK, right in the middle of a launch campaign. Talk about timing.

    Their website at the moment is absolutely priceless. The homepage has a very classy feel to it with a piccie of a bottle of the 'water' itself, all blues and gentle curves, just the sort of stuff you'd expect from a multi-death corporation. And right next to it is this:


    This withdrawal is due to an inconsistency in one of the minerals contained in the product. Calcium is a legal requirement in all bottled water products in the UK, including Dasani. To deliver the required calcium we add back calcium chloride into the product. Through detailed analysis we discovered that our product did not meet the quality standards. Because of the high level of bromide in the calcium chloride a derivative of bromide, bromate was formed at a level that exceeded UK legal standards. This occurred during the ozonisation process we employ in manufacturing.

    Fuckin' brilliant!

    Enter the site (a dirty job but someone's got to do it) and you get this:


    Dasani pure still water is The Coca-Cola Company's global water brand. Launched in the US in 1999 it is now the second biggest water brand there delivering 1.3 billion litres to US consumers each year. By the end of 2004, Dasani will be in 20 countries all over the world including Africa, Latin America and Europe. So no matter where in the world you are you shouldn't be far from a Dasani!

    Dasani in GB has been especially made to suit GB palates and lifestyles. Dasani's got everything you could want from a bottle of water - it couples a pure clean taste with cool stylish packaging so you can always look and feel great!

    Who would've thought a bottle of water could do all that? Water's just water isn't it? Well yes, some bottled waters are the same, but not Dasani! Have a look around this website and then see if you would answer that question any differently. Dasani is unique in the UK and we have put this together so you can see just why.

    Have fun!

    FUN?! The Food Standards Agency (a government food safety body) has this to say about bromate:

    Bromate is a chemical that has the potential to increase the risk of cancer. Its presence in any food or water should be as low as reasonably practical. The UK legal limit for bottled and tap water is 10 micrograms per litre.

    At the levels of bromate detected in Dasani, any increased cancer risk is likely to be very small and there is no immediate risk to public health. However, the levels are higher than are legally permitted in the UK and present an unnecessary risk...


    There are legally permitted levels for bromate. In bottled and tap water up to 10 micrograms per litre of bromate is legal in the UK. Coca-Cola has informed the Agency that some of the samples of Dasani had bromate levels of up to 25 micrograms per litre.

    They take good, ordinary British tap water (let's face it, I can't remember the last time I read about someone dying from our tap water, certainly not as recently as I read of those dying from having shit water or no water at all in other countries). Stick it through a cheap 'n' easy filter process. Add back some chems and a dash of ozone, bung it in a fancy bottle and charge nearly a quid (£1 to non-UK'er's).

    Did I just miss something?

    But that's not even really my point.

    The CCCo are allowing their product to be bottled at a factory in Columbia where eight trade unionists have been murdered and over 60 fired for no apparent reason. British activist-terrocomedian Mark Thomas explains it a whole lot more eloquently on the Indymedia UK site:

    Marketing can't be said to be Coke's strong point. There are now smokers in pubs claiming the moral high ground. "I won't touch that Dasani. It's bloody dangerous," they rasp, "it should carry a health warning. If I had my way, I'd make Dasani drinkers stand on the office front steps if they wanted to drink it at work."


    Eight trade unionists who worked for Coke have been killed thus far: Isidro Segundo Gil was killed inside a Coke plant, and his wife, who also campaigned for justice, was murdered by the paramilitaries. Now the bottlers have suddenly sacked 91 workers from the plants: 70 per cent of them are union organisers. Sinaltrainal (Colombia's national union of workers in the food and drinks industry) says this is "essentially to eliminate the union".

    Go take a read, then go to your fridge, gather every CCCo product you can find and then use it to clean your toilet before flushing it away.

    Your conscience and your bowels will feel a lot better for it.

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  • Wednesday, March 17, 2004

    I got this while wiling away the hours at work today:

    George Bush goes to a primary school to talk about the war. After his talk he offers question time.

    One little boy puts up his hand and George asks him what his name is.


    "And what is your question, Billy?"

    "I have 3 questions.

    First, why did the USA invade Iraq without the support of the UN? Second, why are you President when Al Gore got more votes? And third, whatever happened to Osama Bin Laden?"

    Just then the bell rings for recess. George Bush informs the kiddies
    that they will continue after recess.

    When they resume George says, "OK, where were we? Oh that's right ---
    question time. Who has a question?"

    A different little boy puts up his hand.

    George points him out and asks him what his name is.


    "And what is your question, Steve?"

    "I have 5 questions. First, why did the USA invade Iraq without the support of the UN? Second, why are you President when Al Gore got more votes? Third, whatever happened to Osama Bin Laden? Fourth, why did the recess bell go 20 minutes early? And fifth, what happened to Billy?"

    (thanks K)

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  • Bombing Against Hate

    Mobius from Jakeneck and Jewschool posted some info about a hate-site coming up top of the list when 'jew' is put into Google. Mobius suggests a counter-bombing campaign, and is encouraging all bloggers to put a link along the following lines somewhere on their pages:

    Wanna participate? Just drop <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/
    wiki/Jew" target="_new">Jew</a> into your next blog post, or put it anywhere on your website. Be sure to spread this around to your mailing lists and your friends on IM too, so that we may actively engage in defining ourselves, as opposed to allowing others (with vicious intentions) to do so for us.

    So here it is: Jew. Hope that helps.

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  • Monday, March 15, 2004
    From The Silence Shouts A Voice

    I write this as millions of people across Europe fall silent to reflect on the deaths in Madrid last week.

    "We, the workers, can build others [palaces and cities] to take their place, and better ones! We are not in the least afraid of ruins. We are going to inherit the earth, there is not the slightest doubt about that. The bourgeoisie might blast and ruin its own world before it leaves the stage of history. We carry a new world, here, in our hearts. That world is growing this minute".

    Beunaventura Durruti, Spanish Anarchist.

    I visited Barcelona a few years ago for the first time, in part at least because of my interest in the Spanish Civil War and my respect for the people who so bravely fought the fascist forces. Of all those people, Durruti was the one who really caught my attention when I was a young anarcho-punk. His clear thinking, vision, strength and compassion made a big impact on me that has remained to this day. So while I was in Barca I visited his grave (an impressive slab of black granite draped with the red and black flag of anarchy) in Montjuic cemetary. The words above were carved on the grave. Even in death, the man continues to inspire life.

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  • Dangerous Communist Alert!!!
  • Putting The Fun Back Into Fundamental
  • Truth Is More Blatant Than Fiction
  • Big Big Monkey Man
  • Jewgle Google
  • It's The Unreal Thing
  • Shhhh...
  • Bombing Against Hate
  • From The Silence Shouts A Voice

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