UK Newswire Archive
29-05-2005 12:54Moree, central NSW, 29 May - - Aborigines of the Gumilaroi Nation are about to move onto several pastoral properties in western NSW to reclaim them as Aboriginal land, says the spokesman of the Nation, Michael Anderson.
29-05-2005 12:37In total there were 10 arrests (that we know of) during London ESF (October 14th-17th 2004):
29-05-2005 10:36As a Zimbabwean detainee who fled for fear of persecution in my home country I find the situation so stressfull. If you could tell me the difference between Zimbabwe and Britain I would be glad to know because at present Britain is also breaking its human rights, locking innocent people up in detention centres, deporting them back to Zimbabwe to the same ruling government they fled from.
28-05-2005 23:10Despite the fact that almost one third of the participants were Central and Eastern Europeans, the Prague EPA also was dominated – as usual - by the Westerners (i.e. the organisers of the previous ESFs). The agenda as well as the content of the Assembly meetings were strictly controlled and manipulated by the invisible „Leadership”.
A fortnight of activities in Nottingham are planned to kick-start the new solidarity group. Come along, find out and get involved!
28-05-2005 16:15A group of Traveller solidarity activists dropped a banner over Constant and Co's offices at 66 Harpur st, Bedford today.
28-05-2005 12:51Dolphins need help and Coca Cola needs discouraging in Egypt
28-05-2005 11:19The city of Canterbury,Kent (darkest Toryland) is to see it's first ever Gay pride event. (The 1st such 'open' one in Kent.
A gay pub in Maidstone held an 'in house' version a couple of years ago but this is the first really visible one...
28-05-2005 11:14From 28th May to 5th June there be a display of anti-war art at the Oxford Action Resource Centre, East Oxford Community Centre, Cowley Road.
Any funds raised will go to support anti-G8 actions this July.
28-05-2005 10:55The Stop The War Coalition have progressed in getting approval for their two protests in Edinburgh around the G8 Summit in July.
This is despite The Scotsman Newspaper briefing against them and initial objections from Lothian and Borders police.
28-05-2005 10:14I am finding myself increasingly increduluous at the news reports being published around the Make Poverty History campaign and in particular the "Live8" re-runs of Live Aid being championed by Bob Geldof.
Join the geisha of gaiety on a passionate mission of peace and progression.
Sheffield Green Party is actively defending our civilian liberties and right to demonstrate in the face of the June summit. You can read and sign the letter to object to the clampdown on protests (before 31st May)
27-05-2005 21:44The NUJ was awarded automatic recognition at AOL (UK) part of the giant US media conglomerate AOL on Wednesday. (25/5/05).