UK Newswire Archive
17-07-2005 17:20Islamic groups have condemned a government crackdown on a Texan telecoms company as part of a "witch-hunt", writes Brian Whitaker
Monday September 10, 2001
They closed down the Faslane Submarine Base near Helensburgh, north of Glasgow for a day - with hardly any arrests and a holiday for the workers.
On a sunny day, the victory of Non Violent Direct Action came at last for the campaigners.
17-07-2005 11:59The 56a Infoshop, longstanding social centre in South London, has finally relaunched its website enabling all and sundry to now know what goes on here...
17-07-2005 10:21During the ten years I worked in the Middle east too, I often heard people speak about the 'Zero option': Palestinians and others that sometimes were trained in - what they thought were 'Jihad camps' - and got hand grenades or bombs with timers to execute attacks. They wrongly thought they needed return tickets too.
16-07-2005 19:01Deputy Convenor of the Green Councillors on Brighton and Hove City Council Bill Randall is urging the Council to endorse the 'Brighton & Hove Peace Message' launched by the local branch of the UN Peace Messenger Association.
16-07-2005 18:24"Applause for the Brittish Police forces"
I invite you to smile the pain away by taking a look at this video ;-)
16-07-2005 16:48[Disclaimer: I have tried to make light of last week's experience in Strathclyde Police cells but this in no way reflects the serious torment I, and my fellow G8 protestor detainees experienced. I wrote the following as my clown whilst actually in the cells and the act of writing was therapeutic for me during an intensely dehumanising experience.]
On the weekend of July 8th through July 11th, I was a very lucky clown as I was invited to the Strathclyde Police Slumber Party!
16-07-2005 15:22This Tuesday (19th July) 7pm, at the BBC Television Centre the Board of Governors are going to be holding their AGM
http://www.bbcgovernors.co.uk/whatsnew/jointheaudience.html, and we are going to be there to protest at their failure to cover the truth about the war against Iraq.
16-07-2005 12:27In case we forget how bombings started.
16-07-2005 11:41Today’s news articles in the FIGHT BACK Blog.
Saturday 16th July 2005