UK Newswire Archive
06-07-2004 16:14Bush had a reason to take us and the world into Iraq. But Bush's reason was not as rational as most critics believe. So we learn from an analysis of recent testimonials from people who have gotten close to the presidency. These testimonials tell what; my article tells why.
06-07-2004 14:54An-Najah National University condemns the killing of its Professor,
Prof. Khalid Salah, of the Faculty of Engineering, early this morning. He was 54 years old. His sixteen-year old son, Muhammad, was also killed.
06-07-2004 12:00Below you will find a remarkable statement of support for the World's endangered forests from ForestEthics. They are asking that your group endorse the statement in order to demonstrate to companies that there is broad support for the protection of endangered forests.
06-07-2004 09:48The new bulletin by the Basque Observatory for Human Rights is available on our webpage, http://www.behatokia.info/bulletin.php or clic directly englishbulletin
05-07-2004 23:11PRESS RELEASE
Peace activists on trial claim international privatisation of Iraq is pillage and violates the Geneva Convention.
05-07-2004 20:37BULKINGTON FIELDS EVICTED – 1 JULY
On 12 January 2004 one of the very few uplifting victories for Travellers facing eviction occurred at Bulkington Fields, when over 100 Travellers living at the site dug ditches, built barricades, and resisted together a shameful eviction of the families from land they owned. In the early morning hours of Wedenesday, 30 June an estimated 100 bailiffs and police in riot gear – without any prior warning – stormed the site and forcefully evicted the families from their homes and land, arresting 4 people.
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05-07-2004 19:25If the Government were really sincere in fighting for the rights of the Chagossians and for our sovereign rights, which according to our PM is priceless, they would take the case to the International Court of Justice immediately, and at the same time fight within the Commonwealth to shame the British Government!
05-07-2004 17:17July 4th - American Independence Day. An ideal time for the UK to declare it's independence from the policies of this American administration.
05-07-2004 15:43Copy of a letter sent out by Sainbury's on the day thet activists blockaded their warehouses over their use of GM feed for milk products.
05-07-2004 15:19SURVIVAL INTERNATIONAL NEWS RELEASE
5 July 2004
A delegation of British MPs has just returned
from a visit to Botswana paid for and organised
by the government there. The Bushmen evicted from
their ancestral lands, whose situation they were
supposed to investigate, have denounced the visit
as 'controlled by the government.'
05-07-2004 12:40Are Anti-Social Behaviour Orders (ASBOs) being misused? They were originally introduced to clamp down on yobs, but there is growing evidence they are being used to clampdown on political dissent.
05-07-2004 12:13Closing a school, abusing civilians at a check point, following orders, staying in a family's comandeered home, posing for trophy photos with enemy bodies, being the law, enjoying power, feeling ashamed, getting addicted to controlling people, dispersing a funeral, wanting to forget, not caring, the ease in which you actually do whatever you want to do unsupervised, the unbearable lightness of these things that happen. 12,643 words of testimonies
05-07-2004 11:26Sainsbury's in Lancaster saw local people leafleting shoppers about GM Animal feed - chilled goods shelves virtualy empty - meat on sale (almost) past it's best before