UK Newswire Archive
21-06-2003 00:44Some English-Canadian newspapers are claiming that a report published by Status of Women Canada, « School Success by Gender : A Catalyst for Masculinist Discourse », sets up a "black-list" of men's organizations. The study's Project Director responds to critics.
21-06-2003 00:13Sexual Tourism in the North of Brazil has reached tragic numbers, tourists mostly from Europe come to Brazil after girls as young as 12. Girls enter prostitution to support families that otherwise would not have any other way of subsistence.
20-06-2003 23:16Basis of the personal account is a transcribed and translated audio report from the Thessaloniki IMC Radio Live Stream, about the day of action on Friday, 20th of june.
20-06-2003 21:42summary of friday 2oth of june, day of action in Thessaloniki against the EU-Summit.
20-06-2003 21:08Sun and helicopters out in full force at Stonehenge solstice festival. Watch the newswire for updated reports.
20-06-2003 20:30Intermittent extremely low frequency electromagnetic fields cause DNA damage in a dose-dependent way - Low frequency electromagnetic fields cause DNA damage - Evaluation of rat thyroid gland - Childhood Leukemia - Mechanism - Court Cases - White House "Hyped" Iraq War - The War Built on a Lie - Secret war pact, claims Short
20-06-2003 19:11Round up of the last week in Jenin, OPTs
20-06-2003 18:39"[Getting rid of a murderous regime in Iraq] was not the reason why we went to war. My view is that we went to war because America wanted to establish a political and military platform in the Middle East, it saw a need for oil and of course it wished to support Israel. Weapons of mass destruction, if they existed, even on the most threatening predictions, were certainly not going to put Europe or the US at risk. But Tony Blair took the view that if you are a close ally you have more influence than if you are a protagonist.
20-06-2003 18:32An American newspaper has apologised to suspended Labour MP George
Galloway over allegations that he was paid millions of pounds by former
Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein.
20-06-2003 18:18BIOTECH INDUSTRY BRINGS DOWN UK ENVIRONMENT MINISTER
"Meacher going in the middle of the GM debate leaves the British Government without a credible voice on the subject"
Prime Minister Tony Blair's decision to sack Environment Minister Michael Meacher is yet another sign that the Government is failing to take green issues seriously, Friends of the Earth
20-06-2003 17:59This evening the two guys hunging from Swis embassy in Barcelona decided to come down.
20-06-2003 17:40Report on Marmara, Chalkasis march from the frontlines.
20-06-2003 17:30The suicide bombers recruited in the Middle East live by a death cult philosophy which legitimates the destruction of innocent bystanders as a way of achieving paradise.
In all modern history, there has been nothing like this organized cult of death designed to achieve political aims via religious faith and reward.
20-06-2003 17:21Al Manar TV, a Lebanese TV station close to Hezbollah, comments on the latest fighting in Iraq, noting that US soldiers have murdered civilians and are starting to show signs of mental disturbance.
Report on yesterday demo in solidarity with immigrants and today's mayhem in Marmaras
20-06-2003 16:59Do you have any news of Social Fora around the UK? Do you want to know if there is anything being organised in your area?