UK Newswire Archive
08-08-2003 10:17The US is to undertake a comprehensive overhaul of its military. GDubya Bush announced his vision of the New American Army to a recent meeting in the White House.
08-08-2003 09:55American soldiers shot 6 Iraqis in Tikrit.
08-08-2003 03:30I perk up when I see weird, woozy efforts like this. I'll be dropping by every so often to see if they can still reach the keyboard. That white-on-black text has got me hallucinating already.
Bruce Sterling, science-fiction author and futurist
08-08-2003 00:14Disciplining Palestinians: arbitrary arrests, military incursions, and the shooting of water tanks.
07-08-2003 23:43A weekly 30 minute review of news and opinion recorded from a shortwave radio. 2 files- broadcast quality (13.2MB) and quick download (3.3MB). With times and freqs for listening at home. Free to rebroadcast. Netherlands, Russia, Germany, China, and Cuba.
07-08-2003 23:14Another one bites the dust: State TV worker "disappeared" by unknown armed group in Chechnya.
07-08-2003 21:45Confirmatory evidence that the Jakarta bombing is an easily-spotted fraud.
What further proof is needed but of that guy on a mixture of intense pleasure centre drugs and implanted mind control programs, laughing and giving the thumbs up as he is sentenced to death by firing squad. These surrealist base tabloid images are getting a little too much
07-08-2003 21:01This is the second sheffield social forum *organising* meeting and here are a few of the main points:
Today is the anniversary of the first nuclear bomb being dropped on the Japanese city Hiroshima, and in the Trident Ploughshares International Disarment Camp two actions took place in this context.
07-08-2003 20:43N THIS MESSAGE:
1) Open Letter from ILWU Local 10 President Henry Graham Urging Support for the Committee to Defend ILWU Local 10 Business Agent Jack Heyman
2) Port Antiwar Protest: Police Might vs. Civil Rights -- by Jack Heyman, Business Agent, ILWU Local 10
3) Charges, Lawsuits and Investigations: April 7 Reverberates Through Oakland -- by Steve Stallone (reprinted from July 2003 issue of the ILWU Dispatcher, the official monthly newspaper of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union)
07-08-2003 20:11Let's take a look at Chris's story, and we'll see how the system is failing.
07-08-2003 18:08Norwich Anarchists and others to demonstrate at Council meeting.
07-08-2003 17:19back by popular demand! Hackney Wick! This friday night! the 8th!
U R THE PEOPLE YOUR PARENTS WARNED YOU ABOUT
07-08-2003 15:48The AgriCulture Project presents documentation and analysis of farming livelihoods in Oxfordshire, one of the counties in south-east England. This project is a study in social ecology: how do people become farmers, how do they live as farmers, and how do they leave farming. The landscape may be shaped by farming, but the landscape which farmers inhabit is also a social, economic, and cultural one.
The video is available in the following formats:
07-08-2003 14:21At this very moment a number of activists are staging a roof top protest at the Smiths Aerospace factory in the West Midlands. The activists are protesting about the company’s production of electronics for the military industry.