UK Newswire Archive
08-06-2005 22:51So Dissent! is going to keep going after the G8 and carry on indefinitely...
THE GENTLE GIANT THAT CARES AND SHARES
"I can tell you that the sculpture is a symbol of that particular period when disadvantaged communities were for the first time, demanding to be heard. That collective voice was and remains powerful."
Jimmy Boyle, Art the catalyst, Craigmillar Communiversity Press, 2004.
08-06-2005 21:03Here's your weekly reminder of what's coming up at rampART E1
15 RampART Street, London E1 (www.rampART.co.nr)
08-06-2005 20:46I have irrefutable information which has a direct bearing on the militarism, sexism and general dysfunction endemic to american society. This information, if given widespread distribution in the USA, might have the power to undermine bush's plans for world domination.
08-06-2005 17:31Half of Russia's assets are gone. Was this caused by Yeltzin, the IMF or the Washington Consensus? This article by a Ukrainian novelist tells us that the end of history and victory capitalism are over as utopias. May we be summoned to serious reflection before it is too late.
08-06-2005 16:56G8alternatives has pulled their forum after I wrote a reply to the local inhabitants in Edinburgh who wrote to complain
08-06-2005 16:16Anti-G8 Event. Please publicise widely>>>>
08-06-2005 15:38"This is how we find the dead. We enter any mahallja and ask, "Where are your dead?" "Right here, round the corner," the locals say. Or "Next street", or "Over there."
08-06-2005 14:54Here's a personal account of the history or the Reclaim the Future parties in London, followed with info and the line up of this Saturday's RTF III
5+ Rooms including live stages, bands, djs, chillout, bar, cafe, indymedia cinema, performance and vjs.
See you there! - Saturday June 11th 8pm -8am
08-06-2005 14:52oil giant Shell is causing more 'concern' over it's drilling plans for gas on Sakhalin,Russia. Just across from
Japan.... (Was it ever thus?..)
08-06-2005 14:43We call on everyone to sign and to circulate an appeal that call to engage a process of A Constituent Assembly for a Different Europe. We need to organize locally debates and collect grievances. We need to prepare a Constituent Assembly for Europe which, made up of members elected only for that purpose, will draw up a people’s constitution.
The UK Foreign Ministry reports that Mexican President Fox and others have been invited by British Prime Minister Tony Blair to participate in a broadened meeting of the G8 on July 7th.
08-06-2005 12:38In the Dialectic of the Enlightenment (1944), Adorno and Horkheimer diagnosed that instrumental reason has the tendency to become a murderous delusion under the frosty sun.. Adorno used the term regressive progress to express the paradoxical nature of modern civilization.
08-06-2005 12:12“In the name of the values of democratic Europe, we make an urgent appeal to you: See to it that the “Warszawa Parade for Equal Rights” can take place and that the basic rights of free opinion, speech and assembly won't be violated.”