UK Newswire Archive
01-04-2004 13:49Using people imprisoned by the state as slave labour for private profiteers is the ultimate expression of the true nature of capitalism- fascist and totalitarian
01-04-2004 13:27This coming Monday, 5th April, at 8 pm there will be an Indymedia
screening at the Spitz gallery featuring a film about biopiracy, "The
Leech and The Earthworm."
01-04-2004 13:23To the organizations of the Movement for the Refoundation of the Fourth International
01-04-2004 13:18The announcement by Bayer that it is withdrawing it’s GM Maize variety Chardon LL is fantastic news and represents a significant victory for the anti-GM movement. It is another blow against the introduction of GM crops into the UK.
01-04-2004 12:32Call internationally to demand the freedom of our imprisoned comrades, and for a world without prisons.
01-04-2004 12:28April 5th sees the anniversary of the shooting of ISMer Brian Avery in Jenin. Brian is one of many thousands of people who have been seriously injured by the Israeli Army during the 37 year illegal occupation of Palestine. Join in a noise demo outside the offices of the Israeli Arms Company - RAFAEL 3/5 Duke Street W1
01-04-2004 11:07Much has been made of the killing of four American 'civilians' in Falluja, Iraq, for many bringing back echoes of Somalia '93 when dead US troops were dragged through the streets precipitating a US withdrawal. However, even if working for an illegal occupying power can be classed as 'civilian', these people were far from non-combatants.
01-04-2004 10:313000 trees have been cut down but there are still stacks left to save with the help of anyone who has climbing rope
01-04-2004 10:29The Metropolitan Police are attempting to remove Brian Haw from
Parliament Square. Brian has been protesting against US/UK policy on
Iraq (sanctions, war, occupation) and the war on terror since June 2001.
01-04-2004 09:56A third RMT branch, Jubilee Line RMT, has voted unanimously to support Respect in the June elections. This follows similar votes in RMT Piccadilly number 1 and Waterloo branches. Many more RMT branches have Respect speakers over the next couple of weeks making the case for supporting Respect.
01-04-2004 06:29" A breeze of fresh air" in Middle East Discussions.
31-03-2004 22:28these images have to make the turn of the world...
....to Rachel Corrie and Raffaele Ciriello
31-03-2004 22:22Last year, London Rising Tide 'celebrated' BP's Annual General Meeting (AGM) by holding a Carnival Against Oil Wars and Climate Chaos and alternative AGM outside. Several concerned members of the public also entered the meeting in order to make absolutely sure their concerns hadn't been swamped by the mile high tide of greenwash that had engulfed the Oil Festival Hall (OFH) for the day.
31-03-2004 21:49“The largest Russian business event of the year”
With executive speakers from BP, the WTO, British Airways, ChevronTexaco, and many more (see below for full list).
18-20th April, Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, directly opposite Westminster Abbey, London.