UK Newswire Archive
For weeks protests against the summit take place in Istanbul and other cities against the NATO summit, globalisation of profiteering and power, as well as against the politics of the turkish government.
Whileas the turkish military and government are keen to get a “piece of the cake” which is called Iraq, a social movement is born on the streets.
About 24000 policemen and the declaration of state of emergency in Istanbul give the impression of Turkey being a proud host of the NATO summit.
28-06-2004 13:53Weekly TV Programme on the Middle East from a Left and progressive perspective - This week on Shahla Jahed’s execution order in Iran and the death penalty; the status of women political prisoners in Iran; the arrest and release of 8 British servicemen by Iranian regime; and Islamophobia
28-06-2004 13:51A well-known human right activist and scientist, who worked in the fields of discrimination, nationalism and racism, was shot on Saturday,19th of june in his house in St. Petersburg.
28-06-2004 13:23A Personal Account of the Bush demo, June 26th 2004S
28-06-2004 12:44LOS ANGELES -- Michael Moore's anti-Bush "Fahrenheit 9/11" became the highest-grossing documentary of all time on its first weekend in release, taking in $21.8 million as it packed theaters across the country this weekend. The movie, mocking President Bush and criticizing his decision to go to war in Iraq, was No. 1 at the box office, beating out the popular comedies "White Chicks" and "DodgeBall," which were playing on almost triple the number of screens.
28-06-2004 12:41Demo in oxford city centre TODAY 6pm against sham handing over of Iraq
28-06-2004 12:39A super-mini report on autonomous space at the ESF for the moment. See http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2004/06/293006.html for background
CAMBRIDGE MP Anne Campbell will visit Gaza next week in a show of solidarity with the Palestinian people and to gain first-hand experience of their daily plight.
That is to say, the international community has confirmed that the Palestinian people has no right to take part in the determination of its own fate. Everything will be decided by the Government of Israel alone, with the backing of the United States, whose position will be automatically accepted by the other partners of the “Quartet”.
It was big, international and peacefull!
28-06-2004 07:10mon 28th june 04
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28-06-2004 02:26A Warning to the ME/CFS Community
27th June 2004
It is a matter of record that there is mounting awareness and concern over
the increasing manipulation of science and medicine by global corporations
with vested interests which now amounts to a stranglehold.
It seems that this corporate control extends not only to a corrupted peer
review process that results in a biased view being presented to the medical
community by compliant or ineffectual editors of medical journals, but the
US government now insists that scientists must be politically approved
before the scientists can participate in meetings of the World Health
10 July- 1 August
This year Brouhaha International presents its largest festival to date, a global celebration which defines our City as a place of diversity and imagination.
For three weeks our streets, theatres, parks and public spaces will be awash with dancers, acrobats, musicians, and stilt-walkers from Europe, Africa, the Caribbean, the Middle East, the Far East and Latin America.
27-06-2004 19:26A demonstration against the mass murder in Darfur moved through the busy street of London duirng lunchtime on Friday.