UK Newswire Archive
03-03-2005 07:541.Gisela Stuart MP, Edgbaston. 9.30 am 5 March 2005
Quinborne Community Centre, Ridgeacre Road, Quinton
2.Khalid Mahmmood MP, Perry Barr. 12 midday 5 March 2005
Rookery Road School, Rookery Road, Handsworth
Contact Details: Naeem Malik 07721 427690
03-03-2005 06:11At eleven o'clock last night a group of about 25 people took advantage of the beautiful clear weather to blockade the Sainsbury's depot in Haydock, Merseyside.
03-03-2005 00:34International energy and Environment Ministers Roundtable, meeting in London on March 15th. Pots and Pans noise demo called to be there, voice dissent.
02-03-2005 22:58On Monday 21st February members of the Peace Community of San Jose de Apartado were massacred whilst in a hamlet in the countryside surrounding the community. There are multiple witness to these killings. They all state that the perpetrators were members of the Colombian Army.
02-03-2005 20:19Despite efforts by many around the world to rise above sectarianism in the face of the USA's raw imperialism, Walden Bello, a prominent critic of neo-liberalism, has launched an international distancing campaign against the Communist Party of the Philippines and the democratic sectoral movements which draw political inspiration from them. Claiming that the CPP's military wing has targeted him with a "hit list," which in fact is a mere diagram showing the international linkages of various Phillipino parties and individuals, Bello is playing a dangerous game. Included on the diagram is Bello's Akbayan parlimentary party.
02-03-2005 19:52The Dissent international networking meeting was held over the weekend of 26th-27th February in Tuebingen, Germany.
Up to one hundred people from all over europe and beyond came together to continue planning protests against the G8 Summit and campaigns around the issues related to it. With people from well over 20 different countries in attendance this was a truly international event.
02-03-2005 19:35Following the exposure of the abuse of asylum seekers in detention centres on BBC 1 at 9pm tonight, please network this press release come to the demo on 8th March. Make Tuesday a day when they cannot seize anyone for detention. Thanks.
02-03-2005 19:18Saturday, March 19th
National anti-war demonstration
Coaches leave cambridge 9.30 am Queens Road
Tickets £10 / £5
02-03-2005 15:54Peter Tatchell urges those who formerly or may still vote Labour etc to vote Green instead.
02-03-2005 15:50The Brazilian Government replies following Emails (Greenpeace) after the murder of Dorothy Stang.
02-03-2005 15:05Find out the "Terrorism" laws that have been passed this Parliament, and every vote by every MP for or against the different measures. If your MP is seeking re-election you can ask them during the campaign to explain what they have done to protect your rights.
02-03-2005 13:38The Home Office has asked to see BBC undercover evidence of alleged racism and violence by security staff at an asylum seeker detention centre.
02-03-2005 12:35This morning, five anti war activists were arrested inside the Irish Embassy, in a solidarity action with the Pitstop Ploughshares. See press releases below.
02-03-2005 12:17Annan raises terror threats in plea for overhaul of world security system. German Foreign Minister Fischer broadly backed Annan's security reform plans and urged the United States - as the world's most powerful nation - to play a leading role. [The Canadian Press - February 13, 2005]