UK Newswire Archive
28-05-2004 11:30This in-depth analysis on software patents comes from the Foundation for a Free Information Infrastructure.
28-05-2004 11:12Looking to network with other activists in the East Midlands.
28-05-2004 11:10From: Dr. Mustafa Barghouthy
Attached please find a message by GIPP for suggested actions against
Israeli government policies in the Occupied Palestinian Territories.
Please do not hesitate to contact me for further information on the
following email address:
Thank you for your cooperation and
Dr. Mustafa Barghouthy
28-05-2004 11:05Pressure is kept up against Britian's biggest corporate sponsor of Israel Marks and Spencer
28-05-2004 08:03Four East Anglian peace activists were yesterday found guilty of criminal damage to the perimeter fence of RAF/USAF Lakenheath. They had cut a hole in order to gain access to the base and carry out a weapons inspection, to get photographic evidence of the nuclear weapons facilities in October 2003.
28-05-2004 06:0612 days away from the Sea Island 2004 G8 summit, the repression in Georgia (USA) escalates. State of emergency declared by Georgia Governor in six coastal counties.
Police given the go-ahead to stop all demonstrations.
27-05-2004 23:41A weekly 30 minute review of news and opinion recorded from a shortwave radio. 2 files- broadcast quality (13.3MB) and quick download (3.3MB). With times and freqs for listening at home. Free to rebroadcast. Netherlands, Germany, Spain, Russia, China, and Cuba.
27-05-2004 22:46Introduction from SHAC:
Huntingdon Life Sciences have failed spectacularly in their attempt to gain a permanent injunction banning demos at their site and workers' homes. Huntingdon had sought a default order on the grounds that SHAC and certain named individuals did not have a defence to the issues in the injunction.
27-05-2004 20:40Everyone is welcome to attend this forum on software patents. If software patents are enforced across Europe this will also seriously limit our work at Indymedia!
27-05-2004 19:33To avoid dismissal, the professor should take a test on the subject of why “the prophet and the demagogue do not belong on the academic platform.”
27-05-2004 18:47I want to talk about how queer and ‘postmodern’ theory has affected the ability of feminists and lesbians to organise against, or even to recognise violence against women. In queer and postmodern theory, based on liberal individualism, important forms of violence are renamed ‘transgression’, ‘choice’ or ‘agency’. I shall concentrate on 3 forms of violence here, men’s prostitution abuse of women, the violence of transsexual operations, and the violence of the ‘body modification’ industry.
27-05-2004 18:23Cyclist killed - bad cycle lanes - critical mass?
27-05-2004 17:15Here we go again – conspiracy watchers, now it the time to start archiving…
direct action for people & planet.
Dates & roughly where EF! Summer Gathering announced - contact us for flyers to distribute
27-05-2004 17:09The next WTF (WTF's The Future) will be taking place from:
11am, Saturday, 29th May (This Saturday!)
WTF is an open space gathering/conference of the various
grassroots projects, people and organisations working
together to create the worlds we want.
27-05-2004 16:58Friday 4th June
Seize The Day, Feluka, And Then The Amber Slips
The Vine, Headrow, Leeds. £5 (£4 unwaged) All proceeds to Leeds Coalition Against the War. Doors 7.30pm
27-05-2004 16:31The policy of preventive war has brought only chaos and disaster. The failure of this policy of Washington and its allies can be referred back to two fundamental errors. The first concerns the basic assumption that terrorism is the real sickness while it is the symptom of an evil. The second error is in overrating military weapons.