UK Newswire Archive
03-05-2005 05:35Last Friday, two demonstrations were held in the occupied West Bank , just a few dozen kilometers apart. The shocking difference between the ways the two demonstrations were treated provides food for thought. An Israeli activist reports.
May Day, 2005
9 mins edited audio and short report from the traveller forum on the 27th April 2005, Cambridge.
02-05-2005 17:38May 3rd, 7pm, is our first meeting for quite a while. It's at 76-78 Gower Street, a possible venue for an exhibition in June.
02-05-2005 15:56Smash EDO Mass Demo This Tues 4-6
02-05-2005 15:31This video shows the Police in riot gear as they STRANGLE completely peaceful protestors.
The Police were taken completely by surprise by the action and had no choice but to let it go ahead. They were outnumbered by about 20-1. There were no arrests.
The international community could easily act to stop what is a totally preventable trajedy of biblical proportions. This would cost a fraction of the money spent murdering 100,000 civilians in Iraq. But there is no oil in Darfur is there?
It would also be better for chances of forming an European army (for wars like in Iraq?).
02-05-2005 14:31Oxford radical samba band, Breach of the Peace, played a mammoth 5 gigs this mayday weekend!
02-05-2005 13:07Muhammad Radad, 38 year old cardiac patient and father of five, discovered that the road to medical care passes by the Israeli GSS. Physicians for Human Rights-Israel, aided by MK Dr. Ahmad Tibi, managed to abolish the conditions of the GSS and Radad was able to receive medical treatment in Jordan. However, the Israeli Security Forces have yet to respond in regards to the policy of conditioning health with collaboration.
02-05-2005 12:34Babar Ahmed, currently held in Belmarsh Prison without trial, is standing as a candidate for Brent North.
Article about Andrew Aaron Weisburd of Internet Haganah: Cyber Terrorist
02-05-2005 00:55Sex workers fight back!
Articles about women's liberation, sex-worker organising, struggles, issues, etc.
02-05-2005 00:53If the dog is man’s best friend, why is man sometimes the dog’s worst enemy?
The demo was moved to London Fields were the party continued with the aid of the samba band.
There was more Police aggression resulting in more arrests and solidarity/resistance. Eventually the cops withdrew after an afternoon of unecessary provocation and bullying.
WELL DONE to everyone who turned out to protest, create, party and defy the intimidation.