UK Newswire Archive
07-10-2005 10:47Yorkshire CND hosted a Conference on Saturday October 1st to launch Keep Space for Peace Week 2005. Speakers included Bruce Gagnon, founder of The Global Network Against Weapons & Nuclear Power in Space, Stacey Fritz, coordinator of No Nukes North Alaska.
07-10-2005 09:48On 13 and 14 October the Ethical Platform of the Council of Europe will meet to finish they work on recommendations regarding drug prevention in school. One of the most important questions they have is to if the instrument of drug tests should be done in schools or not.
07-10-2005 09:27John Mann, a UK member of parliament from the Labour party, last week convened a committee of his fellow legislators to investigate the recent increase in British anti-Semitism
07-10-2005 05:57a british sub flying a pirate flag!
07-10-2005 05:53Since achieving power in 1997, New Labour government ministers have ceaselessly made extraordinary claims about the morality of their foreign policies and wanting to be a ‘force for good in the world’. Never in British history has there been such a gap between government claims and the reality of policy.
07-10-2005 01:35WHAT IS PLANNED FOR THE E.U. HEADS OF STATE MEETING IN LONDON?
07-10-2005 01:33The issue of the Bushling’s mental health, or lack thereof, was raised in yesterday’s White House Press Briefing:
07-10-2005 01:28Hacemos un llamado urgente de solidaridad internacionalista con los trabajadores del Colegio de Bachilleres (CB) de México que estamos llevando adelante una decidida lucha contra la violación al contrato colectivo de trabajo y por mejoras en las condiciones laborales.
07-10-2005 01:06Imperatives on the fasting Muslim to attend to and address the whole society and seek to apply the principles of sacrifice to relieve the society of all wrings. Starting with the wrongs of deprivation hunger famine and starvation in all parts of the world
06-10-2005 23:35'Glorifying' terror plan revised - a victory for civil rights or part of the plan
A proposed new law which would have criminalised the "glorifying" of so-called terrorist activities has been revised following criticism. The revised proposal apparently means that somebody would have to "intend to incite" future terrorist acts in order to be convicted.
The mainstream media spin is that this change represents a 'Climb-down' by the Home Secretary Charles Clarke. However, I see things a little different. This is all 'double speak', just part of a well rehersed game we have seen over and over again to hoodwink us.
06-10-2005 23:00A weekly 30 minute review of news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio. With times and freqs for listening at home. 2 files- broadcast and slow-modem streaming. Free to rebroadcast. China, Netherlands, Cuba, and Russia.
06-10-2005 22:04Contact the Vice-President of Colombia if you can before the 12th October....
06-10-2005 20:39A really good opportunity will arise next week for people across merseyside to get a job making guns, bombs and tanks.
06-10-2005 20:19The 4th National Miscarriage of Justice Day Public meeting and day of workshops and action will take place this year in Manchester on 15 October.
06-10-2005 17:41The Fairtrade Foundation has just announced that it has given a fairtrade label to a new line of Nestle coffee (Nescafe Partners Blend). This is a betrayal of the principles of fairtrade principles, set up over the last 20 years to stop the marginalisation of small-scale farmers, to guarantee fair prices for products, and to support democratic control by producers over their products.