UK Newswire Archive
29-10-2004 11:44UK Leg of tour starts Nov 14th-29th - end date flexible. Please get in touch if you want the gang to visit your town. Ireland has already been a great great success with new links made in Belfast and the South and the group being indundated with speaking requests. Catch them while you can in the UK!
29-10-2004 11:34Sixth Annual Remembrance Procession
Saturday 30th October 2004
Meet at Trafalgar Square, Central London Assemble at 12.30pm.
Nearest tube: Charing Cross
29-10-2004 10:49Is the animal rights movement the victim of a dirty tricks operation as the government seeks to appease big businss by supporting oppressive use of the Harassment Act to stifle all forms of legitimate protest?
29-10-2004 09:40Territory and Deterritory: Inside and outside the ESF 2004, new movement subjectivities
29-10-2004 09:39This weeks Schnews's "and finally" section tells us that, following a year of leave, Roger Davies, the "Hanging Judge of Horseferry Road", has resigned, with his index linked pension intact. They calculate he stands to make up to £1m from the deal. Mayday will never be the same again. I'm sure a number of Indymedia readers will join me in wishing Roger a happy retirement .........
29-10-2004 08:56Bush has said he would grudgingly accept Islamic rule in Iraq if it were the result of open and fair elections.
29-10-2004 08:55the Islamic Republic of Iran has recently met with Britain, France and Germany to discuss its nuclear aims.
29-10-2004 08:54Zhila and Bakhtiar Izadi were both imprisoned by the Islamic regime of Iran for reportedly having sexual relations with each other. Zhila recently gave birth to their baby and was then sentenced to death by stoning. The outrage that followed forced the Islamic regime of Iran to retreat and state that they were given ‘alternative’ punishments instead.
29-10-2004 08:24A climate of censorship and repression still clings to modern Greece, and reports about the trial of the Coastguard who assaulted Necati modify the facts quite freely and continue to undermine Necati's credibility. This is in line with earlier actions that tried to styop him testifying at all. It is a shame!
29-10-2004 06:53The situation in Palestinian areas is similar to apartheid South Africa
29-10-2004 02:59An anarchist analysis by a faction of the infamous CrimethInc
collective of the events of the RNC 2004, focusing on the organizing
and direct action aspects of the protests and what it means
for the future of direct action in the United States.
29-10-2004 01:43The Afghan election has no credibility for the simple fact that instead of counting the ballots at the precincts where the Afghan people voted the organizers of the election - the U.S. government - decided to do what they did in the Batista election in Cuba prior to the Cuban revolution. They decided to move the ballot boxes to Kabul citing the need for secure counting.
28-10-2004 23:37In December 2002 with much fanfare, several Algerian men were arrested on terrorism charges in Edinburgh, allegedly for plotting an attack on the Hogmanay celebrations. All the men were innocent, the evidence amounted to a scribbled on tourist map, and now they face deportation.
28-10-2004 23:34A 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. China, Cuba, Netherlands, Germany, and Russia.
28-10-2004 20:32"This report summarizes the preliminary findings of UNRWA's field assessment of 16 October 2004, in the form of general data and a sector-by-sector review .."
28-10-2004 20:07A peace activist who took an axe to a US Navy Plane and prevented its use in the illegal genocide in Iraq was convicted of criminal damage today in Ireland, and faces a lengthy prison sentence when sentenced tomorrow. Urgent solidarity actions encouraged.