UK Newswire Archive
11-08-2003 22:59this is it... the shit is IN the fan...
11-08-2003 22:21Corruption and hypocrisy may be elements of the human condition, but Arab elites have developed them to a superhuman extreme. If they could, they would steal the air itself and charge the poor for breathing.
11-08-2003 18:36Author of 'Stupid white men' and the man behind 'Bowling for Colombine' Michael Moore is appearing at the West Belfast feile festival on the Falls road.
BBC had correctly reported Kelly was high-rank source. Blair Government had lied by rejecting this and calling Kelly just a technical expert.
This is headline of the hour, not the perception management that one read/hears/sees in the embedded media.
You don't hear this point in the corporate papers, or hear it on Radio/TV.
11-08-2003 15:52Faith Fippinger, "a retired schoolteacher who went to Iraq to serve as a 'human shield' against the U.S. invasion is facing thousands of dollars
in U.S. government fines, which she is refusing to pay." She could face 12 years in prison for taking this courageous stand against the US War Machine.
11-08-2003 14:44Rising Tide and London Rising Tide took to the streets and offices of London today in protest at the continuing climate crimes perpetrated by large corporations in their lust for fossil fuel profits. A specific target was the World bank whose involvement with the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan piepline (through the IFC) is just the lastest environmental crime from which it hopes to profit.
11-08-2003 14:42A new opposition coalition challenges the hard-line regime of President Alvaro Uribe for its devastating economic policies and systematic violations of freedoms. A general strike has been called for August 12th.
Article by dr. Dorothy King at the archaeological magazine Minerva and related stories.
11-08-2003 13:59TV news on all channels in the last couple of days has featured interviews with Weather Action, the work of one man who thinks that global warming is natural.
11-08-2003 13:50Details of the convergence centre for DSEi
11-08-2003 13:19"Palestinian data on fatalities do not bear out the claim that Israel is attacking a civilian population in their homes"
"Do the math — 132 Israeli female civilians compared with 40 Palestinian women," he said. "That's more than three Israelis killed for every one Palestinian."
11-08-2003 13:15I'm making this documentary available for the first time since it was banned in 1986. It examines the hidden workings of the UK cabinet. I was so indignant that an important bit of education about our so-called democracy could be banned. The ban was clearly politically motivated and worked against the national interest.
11-08-2003 13:04Looking at links between deaths of micro-biologists