UK Newswire Archive
17-11-2003 15:32The EZLN is celebrating the 20th anniversary. On November 10, the "EZLN: 20 &10, Fire and Word" campaign was launched with the presentation of the book of the same name, written by
Gloria Munoz Ramirez.
17-11-2003 15:23from: http://www.news.scotsman.com/latest.cfm?id=2182588
ok just another poll - but results are supported by other recent polls - the message is clear - BUSH GO HOME!
17-11-2003 15:13Updated itinerary from epolitix:
17-11-2003 15:1011am this morning:
17-11-2003 15:09This is the luxurious prison lifestyle of the Lockerbie bomber—the Libyan jailed for the terrorist killings of 270 people.
17-11-2003 14:43Just a few of the many reasons to protest at the visit from bush:
17-11-2003 12:17Contributors are being sought for a film about the last six or seven years worth of campaigning against the introduction of genetically modified crops. If you have video footage of demonstrations, protests, office occupations or direct action, please let us know. We are also seeking people who have a specific personal involvement in the campaign in some way and are willing to be interviewed for the film.
17-11-2003 12:05As mentioned in the "2 BP bosses in one day" newswire posting below, the movemnent among oily types is stronger than ever.
17-11-2003 12:05The tribes chairman and his son have given campaign contributions to the bush/cheney 2004 election cycle. As someone who is a native American Indian I find this most embarrassing to state that I am a Cowlitz Indian after learning that the Chairman of the tribe used Our official name when he and his son gave $2,000 each plus the wife on the council also gave $2,000.
17-11-2003 11:30Slashdot are running a story on the passing of the European Union Copyright Directive.
Solaiman Dahdouk 58 days,
Carlos Martinez 44 days,
Fernando Perez 44 days,
Spyros Tsitsas 41 days.
17-11-2003 10:13*NEWSFLASH* - read report below but bear in mind that news just came in of another proetst, same place, same issue, taking place now as none of the protestors demands have been met....
17-11-2003 09:27Protesters bare all at Parliament Square in anti GM message to Blair and Bush
17-11-2003 06:24Resistance begins in the mind...
17-11-2003 06:10Check out this article from cancun indy during WTO mtgs-
After the violence triggered by paid provocateurs on Tuesday, the death of Mr. Lee, and a general climate of anger and repression, everyone feared the worst sort of confrontation on Saturday, and the police brought in massive reinforcements. They tripled the size of the metal barriers, and the provocateurs showed in greater numbers, with shopping carts filled with stones and huge metal bars. But the diverse sectors of legitimate protestors came together in an amazing plan that produced the most beautiful, moving and symbolic protest imaginable, so powerful that we were all sure we had reached and passed the turning point viz-a-viz the WTO.