UK Newswire Archive
30-06-2003 17:06For anyone who attended the protest against World Bank president, James Wolfensohn's visit to Oxford, a few months ago or indeed anyone else interested in Wolrd Bank issues thought you might be interested in this bit of good news:
30-06-2003 16:41By means of its share in the PBMR (Pebble Bed Modular Reactor) project, state-owned nuclear giant BNFL will help South Africa become the testbed for new nuclear technology. If it flops, UK taxpayers will help foot the bill.
30-06-2003 13:57Around 200 people from all over the North West, including as far away as the Lake District, gathered in an isolated car park in Burnley to demonstrate against the Nazi BNP who won 7 Burnley council seats in the local elections in May.
30-06-2003 11:46BP has now formally asked for funding from the World Bank (IFC) and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) for its controversial new Caspian oil pipeline.This means there are just 120 days before their decision is made.The banks call this 120 days the 'public consultation period' so we all get a chance let them know what we think of the BTC pipeline...
30-06-2003 11:25Spin Ali,Straw and Phoney are blatant liars.
30-06-2003 09:51Some amazing photos of the black block taking the streets in Sacramento California during the WTO Biotech Ministerial.
30-06-2003 09:31PICKET BELGIAN EMBASSY: Monday 30th June 2003 at 4.30-6.30pm
Venue: 103 Eaton Square, SW1 near Sloane Square, LONDON
Tube : Sloane Square (Circle line) 7 min walk
30-06-2003 07:26Bush said that God spoke to him .
30-06-2003 02:30I think we've nearly all gone stark-staring mad.
Or else we are so cowed at the threat of the pointing finger and the cry "anti-semite" that our judgement is entirely warped.
Israel has huge stocks of WMD's, including more nuclear warheads than UK.
The self-righteous pontificating about Iran is absolutely beneat contempt.
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30-06-2003 01:23Declaration on ‘the Palestine issue’ by Neturei Karta of the UK
to be brought to the attention of Members of Parliament of the UK
Neturei Karta is a group within the Jewish People, who are prepared to stand up and express openly a philosophy held in essence by large numbers of authentic Orthodox Jews. A philosophy totally opposed to the attitude adopted by Zionism.
29-06-2003 22:31AMMAN, June 29 (IslamOnline.net) - The family of U.S. peace activist Rachel Corrie, who was killed last March in the occupied Palestinian town of Rafah when an Israeli Caterpillar bulldozer ran over her, are set to lay the foundations of a pro-Palestinians organization that would carry her name and will sue the Israeli army, chairman and co-founder of the International Solidarity Movement (ISM) Adam Shapiro said Saturday, June 28.
29-06-2003 22:24Then imagine this terrorist has a nobel peace prize.
29-06-2003 19:34Fairford Peacewatch news and events July 2003
29-06-2003 19:27An analysis of the illogical nature of the cliches used to justify US interventions and war crimes in other countries.
29-06-2003 17:17Please sign and circulate.
29-06-2003 16:49The Zapatistas, who have not dissapeared like the Mexican Government would like us to believe,are stronger than ever, as the 25,000 strong Zapatista takeover of San Cristobal on Jan 1st this year,the 9th anniversary of the uprising, showed. They continue to inspire Resistance and Rebellion across the world, on July the 13th in London, there will be a special Zapatista event organised by London Zapatista Action ( firstname.lastname@example.org)...