UK Newswire Archive
27-01-2005 20:43“Never Again, today means not closing our doors to refugees fleeing persecution. Don’t let Michael Howard dishonour the victims of the Holocaust with his quotas for asylum seekers. Never Again means Never Again.”
27-01-2005 19:51Today's UNISON's Industrial Action Committee meeting gave the go-ahead for a strike ballot of local government workers in England, Scotland and Wales to oppose proposals to change the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS).
City Hall, South Bank nr Tower Bridge
We are launching a boycott campaign against Tesco, the world's
third-largest retailer, for its involvement in item-level RFID tagging
trials. These trials, involving tens of thousands of British shoppers,
set an unacceptable example for the retail industry.
27-01-2005 17:40Campaigner pleads for asylum seekers at Holocaust Memorial Day
27-01-2005 17:16Anti-war activists questioned by police
27-01-2005 16:55XXI Century, the mammoth seven-part underground documentary is coming to Liverpool, and so is its director!
27-01-2005 15:55As part of the systematic corporate looting of Iraq, the US is now about to destroy Iraq's agriculture, and in doing so, will destroy a heritage going back at least 10,000 years.
27-01-2005 13:49Today politicians and elderly survivors of the Nazi death camp have gathered in Auschwitz to mark the 60th anniversary of its liberation by Soviet troops and remember the victims of the Holocaust.
Attached you find some materials about the role the company IG Farben played in the Third Reich and especially in Auschwitz.
27-01-2005 13:39The formation of a new students' union - the English Secondary Students’ Association (ESSA)- to be officially launched on 4th February 2005 - has been warmly welcomed by members of the teaching sector and other trades union bodies including the Trades Union Congress.
27-01-2005 12:54The Projectile festival of anarchist film & thought is happening in Newcastle upon Tyne, 11-13 February 2005.
The final programme
27-01-2005 12:41Critical mass 28th Jan 2005
Waterloo bridge 6-6.30p.m
27-01-2005 11:35The World Economic Forum is taking place in Davos. "Mainstream" news channels like CNN are being quite severe in how they cut it together - like going to an ad break when someone is criticising the Bush administration. As far as I can tell, the least filtered coverage from the halls is by Swiss national broadcaster SFDRS, in both German and original language (often English).
27-01-2005 10:12March against psychiatric assault (forced treatment) Monday 14 February 2005 Valentine's Day demonstration 11am gather at Whitehall Place (nearest tubes Embankment and Charing cross) For more information, visit: www.kissit.org
27-01-2005 08:51Block their forums.
27-01-2005 08:22A service designed to bring Christians together in Dover, Kentended up with some of the God Squad leaving the building PDQ in a frenzy of Christian Lurve.
More about Chechanya see: http://www.newleftreview.net/NLR26401.shtml
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ON Tuesday 1ST FEBRUARY
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