UK Newswire Archive
13-11-2004 16:02The Corporation of London is a rich unaccountable authority that manages housing regeneration funds and supports schemes that mine the value of successful communities and hand them over to corporate interests. The latest project is a rail infrastructure scheme called Crossrail which will enable City interests to take over the Spitalfields area in London and displace a large immigrant community. The man behind this is ex-lawyer Adrian Montague, the man behind British Rail and major health and educational privatisation.
13-11-2004 15:34Announced at the demonstration today: There's going to be a Troops Out picket of the Labour Party offices, John Smith House, 145 West Regent Street,
Glasgow G2 4RE on Monday from 3pm.
13-11-2004 14:15On Friday November 12th at about 21.00h, the DNS-provider of Indymedia Netherlands received a writ of execution from the Haaglanden Police, demanding information on the person that posted a threat to politician Geert Wilders on the website of Indymedia.nl. The provider has to submit this information within 48 hours, that is by Sunday at 21.00h. Thus preventing the DNS-provider from seeking legal advice.
13-11-2004 12:10It appears that nothing is too good for ‘our boys and girls’. With psychiatric services in the NHS crumbling the government have gone private for it’s cannon fodder.
13-11-2004 12:08Maelstrom is Leeds' squatted infoshop, located at the old Post Office on Hyde Park Corner (Leeds). After three successful weeks of talks, discussions and more, we are putting on some regular as well as irregular events.
Or will the Flies-in the form of diversionary news stories eat the PooP before we can break the Scoop? Even Mother Nature renews and cleans up after herself, can't sentient beings with free will be permitted to ensure trust in this fundamental right to bear witness to the will of The People?
12-11-2004 21:39I'd had a fitfull night of sleep (knowing where I was heading to in the morning didn't help any), before rising at 8am to be out in time catch the early train to Bury St.Edmunds.
12-11-2004 20:51On the face of it, the siege of Fallujah seems to be going relatively well for the US troops. Most of the city has been captured and according to the mass media “Operation Phantom Fury” will be finished in a couple of days. However, things are not so simple. The war in Iraq was also supposed to be over, whereas it clearly is not. The same applies to Fallujah, where an official victory may well turn out to be a Pyrrhic one.
A demo led by Queer Youth Alliance against Kent County Council's ongoing homophobic policies (Retaining part of the old anti gay Section 28) and the Tory homophobia underpinning it. MAIDSTONE 13 NOV from 1pm RALLY- COUNTY HALL.
12-11-2004 17:59Tonight at the rampART, live sets on rampART radio narrowcasting live from the hall...
"OI OI CATCH MYSELF DJ FUSIE TONITE WITH SPECIAL GUESTS DJ SALEM PLAYING DA BEATS FROM DA STREETS ALSO WITH SOME SUPRISE MC'S STRAIGHT OFF DA STREETS OF EAST LONDON IT'S FRIDAY AND IT'S GONNA BE A GRIMEY ONE KEEP IT LOCKED KEEP IT REAL KEEP IT RAMPART"