UK Newswire Archive
31-10-2004 14:52Letter received from Tory leader Micheal Howard regarding WDM campaing on water liberalisation.
31-10-2004 11:05Guantanamo-style US torture-camp on UK colony Diego Garcia
31-10-2004 10:58The situation of homelessness is getting worse in Liverpool, and right across the whole region of Merseyside. The recent steep rise in house prices and the present demolition derby, which is taking place, is having a grave effect, especially for poor working class families
31-10-2004 01:36Brightons local arms manufacturer EDO MBM ( http://www.mbmtech.co.uk/ ) got a visit on Wed 27th Oct as the workers were finishing up their day messing around with bomb release mechanisms, and that kinda thing, by a crowd of 20 or so halloweened (ie masked and looking funky!) protesters, banging woks against railings, tooting car horns, whistleing, loud speakering, you know, generally making a racket.
30-10-2004 21:02I'm looking for writers to write a few pages in my a5 zine to cover UK political hapennings. I am interested in anti-racism, anti-capitalist and anti-authoritarian writers mainly.
30-10-2004 19:09What the FBI did
next (in London)
by MIKE HOLDERNESS
On 7 October, the London premises of Rackspace, a Texas-based company that houses and manages web-server computers used by Indymedia - the independent, internet-based global information service - received a surprise visit. A couple of men turned up, seized two web servers and promptly shut down 21 Indymedia sites.
30-10-2004 17:59Two young activists arrested at a peaceful anti Bush demo in Leeds, Yorkshire
30-10-2004 17:04The close relationship between fascist individuals and groups from the period of Nazi rule in Europe with the Republican Party of the United States.
30-10-2004 17:01after the pleasure of shutting down Selfridges during the social forum's, the prayers to products meme spreads, a weekly group of worshippers have taken to friday prayers to Sainsbury's in New Cross..
30-10-2004 15:27In a peaceful anti-war protest in the town centre of leeds 2 activists were brutally arrested by police on section 5 of the public order act. The Leeds Revolution staged a sponge throwing at an impersonation of George Bush on the eve of the US election. This started at about 1pm until 2:30pm where the police arrived and forcefully broke up the demonstration by arresting 2 activists.
30-10-2004 13:41examination of the circumstances surrounding the invitation of the iftu leader, sobhi mashadani, an iraqi collaborator, to the esf; explanation of the way he was driven from the forum; analysis of his relationship with tuc & unison; criticism of the formalistic handling of the question of "free speech" characterising it as a process of exercising dictatorship in the name of democracy
30-10-2004 12:06Abd Allah Yusuf Ahmad was sworn into power two weeks ago
Fighting has erupted between the rival Somali territories of Puntland and Somaliland as the African country struggles to establish stability under a nascent transitional government.
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30-10-2004 05:41New York, NY (October 28, 2004) - On behalf of New York State Attorney General Eliot Spitzer, Chief Investigator William Casey today accepted a Complaint and Petition from a group of New York City citizens including 9/11 family members, survivors and a Ground Zero triage physician. The Complaint demands that the AG open a criminal inquiry and/or grand jury investigation into the many still unsolved crimes of September 11, 2001 over which he has jurisdiction.
Is Yo Mango poetry or satire?