UK Newswire Archive
01-05-2004 18:21Links to May Day events around the globe. add any I missed in "comments," if you like.
01-05-2004 16:28Plans to protest against consumerism and in favour of workers rights met with hostility from security guards and the police at Cambridge's Grafton Centre. But protesters defied intimidation to hand out free food and drink and information on workers rights and child labour.
01-05-2004 16:27Te body of student activist Noel Pavel was found in Mexico City on 24 April. There were obvious signs of torture.
Assemble 11 - 12noon at the Castle (Robin Hood's Statue).
March to Old Market Square, led by Nottingham School of Samba, for rally with speakers on
theme of Trade Justice and Internationalism, live music and piratical entertainment.
01-05-2004 15:24A review of Albert Parsons' book on anarchism -- the ideas that
created May Day!
free to use anywhere you want...
01-05-2004 14:17Milano -- Barcelona - EURO MAYDAY 004
join the very cool net parade at
01-05-2004 14:06ICHAD UK Launched
We know that you’ll be interested to learn that the Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions is being launched in the UK at the end of June.
01-05-2004 14:03US Supreme Court to hear Hamdi case
01-05-2004 13:18NEW YORK – The American Civil Liberties Union and New York Civil Liberties Union today disclosed documents in an extraordinary sealed case in federal court involving the Patriot Act’s expanded “National Security Letter” power.
01-05-2004 13:17A full year after G. W. Bush leapt from a S-3B Viking jet fighter and gave his famous "Mission Accomplished" speech aboard the aircraft carrier USS Lincoln, the war in Iraq has dissolved into chaos. At home, critics are giving no quarter in what they see as gross mismanagement of an unjustified war.