UK Newswire Archive
06-06-2005 17:20Bob Geldof has called for a modern-day Dunkirk, sailors to sail to France and bring across protestors for Edinburgh.
06-06-2005 17:15Apart from the obvious statement of "bring what you would expect to find" there are some key essentials that people visiting Scotland should bring:
06-06-2005 15:55gay & lesbian people are under 'siege' as homophobic attacks (seen as a 'respectable prejudice' in the province) soar.
06-06-2005 15:51Major firms- incl' Smithklineglaxo , are hitting back at BA's ban on animal testing flights...
06-06-2005 15:47Supermarket chain Waitrose says it will pay it's supplier famers in South Africa more out of profits and not increase the cost to shoppers here.
06-06-2005 15:24As world leaders prepare for their G8 summit photo op, the Laboratory of Insurrectionary Imagination is touring the UK, inspiring resistance with an exploding caravan, a free feast, prayers to products, a clown army and creative civil disobedience trainings. This week end they will be in Sheffield at the Peace in Park Festival.
06-06-2005 15:06Radical musicians make folk music a threat again in the East Oxford Community Centre 13/06/05 from 7pm 'til late.
06-06-2005 14:56Bob Geldof has come in for a lot of criticism for launching Live 8 to coincide with the G8 Summit at Gleneagles in Scotland. Is the criticism justified or fair?
06-06-2005 14:55US prosperity is a credit-based prosperity. Greenspan's dilemma is that interest rates must rise to reduce the trade deficit ($617B in 2004) and keep foreign investors ($2B a day) though this could brust the real estate bubble and raise consumer prices.
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06-06-2005 12:17Surprised the NYT is covering this at all. I thought the hyper rich wanted to remain anonymous. Oh, oops, except for Warren E. Buffett, George Soros and Ted Turner, once again, no one actually knows who they are. NYT is just stoking the fire, but not really anything more than that. No where to put the response except Bush. But it's global and the hyper rich are worldwide, not US nationals. They kept all the sheeple busy with 'Vote for John Kerry! For godssake don't let Nader in there!' while they made off with the world's paychecks.
06-06-2005 12:12The G8 - Why Be Angry?
Author Simon Tormey
06-06-2005 12:03Demonstration of "people's wrath" under the slogan "Call to Account Traitors!" took place in Dzhizak
06-06-2005 11:08The people of Zimbabwe are calling on the British government to commit troops and drive the butcher Mugabe from power.
06-06-2005 10:17Today is the anniversary of the D Day landings
06-06-2005 09:37With news that London is now odds on favourite to win the 2012 Olympic bid work has already started on the site.