UK Newswire Archive
13-09-2005 19:19CRITICAL MASS TO DSEi DELEGATES DINNER
THURSDAY 15TH SEPTEMBER
Meet Eros statue,Picadillly Circus. 6.15pm sharp.
Bring bikes, bells and noise. We'll cycle to the Dorchester Hotel, to meet the main protest.
The 8 page paper was delivered to an estimated 90% of streets in the Canning Town, Customs House and Beckton directly north of the Excel Centre in Docklands which hosts the event.
13-09-2005 17:24Appeal for solidarity with polish activist facing persecution
13-09-2005 16:56Jingoism is more important than killing people for profit.
13-09-2005 16:36"A new draft US defense paper calls for preventive nuclear strikes against state and non-state adversaries in order to deter them from using weapons of mass destruction and urges US troops to "prepare to use nuclear weapons effectively."
The march got as close as it could without breaking through police lines, where it paused just past connaught bridge underpass for speeches against the arms trade from local campaigners, including a local councillor.
13-09-2005 14:02Last night anti-militarist activists of Onkruit decorated the head office of Reed Elsevier in Amsterdam in the Netherlands with slogans and paint bombs.
The action is a protest against the involvement of Reed in the organisation of the DSEi arms fair.
13-09-2005 13:22"Developed industrial countries do not need global economic growth but a better distribution of economic success and a palette of goods and services corresponding to the real needs of people.. The dependence of tax revenues and social spending on economic growth is a homemade fairylale.."
13-09-2005 13:10Political progressive Indy 4 piece, And then the Amber Slips to play gig at Josephs well 12th October.
13-09-2005 12:51British SWP covers for union betrayal of Gate Gourmet workers
By Paul Mitchell
12 September 2005
13-09-2005 12:24Parallel to the DSEi arms fair in London, NATO defense ministers are meeting in Berlin. This was not left without reaction.
13-09-2005 08:32Thames Magistrates’ Court, Bow Road E3, 9.30 am, Wednesday 14 September: Two activists who occupied the offices of Windrush Communications – the organizer of a string of Iraq-related business conferences – will challenge the legality of privatization measures imposed on Iraq by the US and UK at their trial next Wednesday.
13-09-2005 05:50Action Needed!
The army can rescue the pets and abandoned animals. The animals can be housed in army portacabins and warehouses. The poor and displaced victims of the hurricane katrina have the right to have their pets rescued from death. The people of New Orleans deserve to be reunited with their loved pet family members. The governments were too slow to save people, now they should save animals while they can.
Please give it a couple of minutes to settle down, it is audible !