UK Newswire Archive
07-07-2005 07:56Contains a link to some more good independent reportage from a member of the BBC's UK interactive panel - good and reasonably accurate - and some of my own comments and reflections on march events and the accuracy of mainstream media reporting surrounding it.
07-07-2005 07:407th July, Police employ similar tactics as yesterday around Sheraton Grande Hotel on Lothian Road, where G8 delagates are being housed.
07-07-2005 07:16Weir pumps, who are up to their eyeballs in Iraqi oil shenanigans, are being blockaded now by a peaceful group of protesters who are locked-on across the entrance.
07-07-2005 07:04Sydney people will gather for a G8 solidarity action tommorow, winding through the streets in a climate criminal carnivale highlight the corporate polluters ending with a party at a secret location.
It is also a warm up for the big mobilisation planned for August 30 at the iconic Sydney Opera House where the annual Forbes Global CEO conference will be held.
07-07-2005 06:26For the missing persons helpline call: 0131 208 0767
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07-07-2005 05:37A protest march against the G8 and capitalism was held tonight in Kansas City by anarchists, labor activists, and people from around the Midwest.
07-07-2005 04:46eco-camp in stirling blocked by the police.
06-07-2005 23:18Solidarity actions and other actions to inform about the G8 summit took place in various places round the continent today.
06-07-2005 22:43To be the Antichrist, you don't have to be smart, you just have to be evil.
06-07-2005 22:31The Center For Consumer Freedom have several websites (ActivistCash.com, BMIscale.com, NeoProhibition.com etc..) and runs commercials to inform and protect us from "the growing fraternity of food cops, health care enforcers, militant activists, meddling bureaucrats, and violent radicals" but are in fact a fake front for corporate America and FOX news that want us to buy their products (oh and die from diabetes, cancer, heart disease and liver failure.)
06-07-2005 22:27we all assembeled outside the city gallerey, with banners placards, loudhailers ect.........
06-07-2005 22:04To counter any nonsense being published about Horizone being full of violent nutters who don't have a political understanding - here is some comments from people on the site
06-07-2005 22:01Today, Bob Geldof finally put on the record what many development campaigners have suspected for a while - namely that the empowerment of African people to represent themselves and solve their own problems, rather than relying on rich, guilt-ridden celebrities to save them, is not important to him.