UK Newswire Archive
22-11-2003 22:25The SWP (who dominate the Stop the War Coalition) dictated the slow pace of the march. The march of hundreds of thousands of people was also forced through a narrow section consisting of one pavement and a narrow section of road, and thereafter forced onto one side of the road all the way.
22-11-2003 20:12big sceptical alrm bells rang when i heard of the bombs on that particular day - seems like a terrible pr own goal for al-qaeda - they screwed up the front pages of newspapers around the world that might otherwise have shown the toppling of bush's statue in london
22-11-2003 19:19Successful demonstration against the detentions without trial or legal representation outside US embassy on Friday 21st November.
22-11-2003 18:11On 16 November the Independent on Sunday led with the headline 'My husband died in vain', a comment made by Lianne Seymour whose commando husband was killed in the early days of the war in Iraq. Mrs Seymour was one of the few bereaved relatives invited to meet President Bush this Thursday. She, and the other families quoted in the report, told how they were going to confront Bush about his lies leading up to war. The private meeting took place on Thursday morning. There are no comments to report from the British media on this event.
22-11-2003 18:07Nick Turse has done an excellent job in documenting that My Lai and the Tiger Force atrocities were not isolated incidents, but he misses an important point. Disappearances, hideous torture techniques, mutilations, rapes, etc. serve a very logical purpose in US counterinsurgency strategy. In Vietnam it was called the Phoenix Program. It is savage intimidation designed to reduce popular support for guerrilla fighters. In recent terminology, it is shock and awe.
22-11-2003 17:40Legal Action Against War, are updating the website right now >>>
22-11-2003 17:23Lawyers for a British man nearing death in a Greek jail after a 50-day hunger strike have released video evidence to support his claim that he was framed by police after riots at the European Union Summit in Thessaloniki in June.
22-11-2003 15:59it happens here ( http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2003/11/281420.html),
just a little more subtle over
here.. but having spent time in northern i during the
late mid 1970s then being involved in the great strike
of 84 i watched what they did to us in northern i,
have done to us in grate strike of 84.. (20 years on
22-11-2003 15:41Latest News From The Stop The Wall Campaign
22-11-2003 15:35State sends bad check to peace activist shot by IDF
By Arnon Regular, Haaretz Correspondent
22-11-2003 15:12The horrific bomb attack in Turkey on Thursday shocked the world. Innocent people were deliberatly masscared and maimed. There was no warning no chance of escape. So who is the worst terrorist Bush and Blair who only use armed force as a last resort or Al Qaeda who use it indescriminatly and as the first resort?