UK Newswire Archive
07-10-2005 22:00Rossport Solidarity Camp speaking tour.
Nottingham Venue at 7 pm on 10th November
International Community Centre 61b Mansfield Rd
07-10-2005 21:47Lobby of Parliament - Monday 10th October
07-10-2005 21:42Amnesty International
SPEAKING OUT FOR HUMAN RIGHTS
A conversation with courageous activists from
Women of Zimbabwe Arise
Thursday 20 October 2005, 7pm
07-10-2005 21:35KAMPALA, 5 Oct 2005 (IRIN)© IRIN news Wednesday 5th October 2005
07-10-2005 21:01We have two Hands Off Venezuela-related events this Wednesday 12th October:
From 4pm to 6pm there is a picket of the Colombian embassy in solidarity with terrorised workers on general strike. 3 Hans Crescent (behind Harrods) SW1, nearest tube Knightsbridge.
Then from 7pm, a booksigning of "Hugo Chávez and the Bolivarian Revolution" by Richard Gott plus photo exhibition of the Alberdi School in Caracas by Jason Harris, followed by Venezuelan food & music. NUJ headquarters, 308 Gray's Inn Rd WC1, nearest tube King's Cross.
07-10-2005 18:47Meanwhile, the BBC backs away from the story, as the people who said "Iraq has WMD!!!" deny these statements. People have a right to understand the Mania driving this relatively small band of Extremists in DC.
07-10-2005 18:45I'd call it a Hard Right State, only the People are not of that particular persuasion, only the dictatorial Regimes lording over them, placing them at risk in order to stoke fear and numb their minds, while they profit from the unspeakable, indefensible.
07-10-2005 18:43So much for the West being the "Good Guys" because we come from the "Civilized World". What a Xenophobic bit of the Propaganda from the Neo-Fascists creating these crises ... How shameful that none of our leaders are brave enough to do anything about them, their crimes, or the hypocrisy/plutocracy making this all possible.
07-10-2005 18:22The family and friends of Jean Charles de Menezes will be officially launching their campaign for justice at a public meeting on Monday 10th October, please see details below.
07-10-2005 16:50Men in the UK have launched a branch of the White Ribbon Campaign. The campaign was founded in Canada, adn now operates in more than 20 countries around the world. Men wear the badge or ribbon as a reminder and pledge never to commit, condone or remain silent about violence to women
Print off and distribute!
Colombian Activists Presentation - Mon 24th Oct
Medical Aid for Cuba Benefit - Sat 22th Oct
G8/No I.D. Benefit - Fri 28th Oct
Saving Iceland Gathering - 28th-30th Oct
Workshops, Gatherings and Meetings! ...
07-10-2005 15:03In southern Morocco, more than 500 immigrants have been abandoned and left to fend for themselves after being expelled from Ceuta and Melilla
07 Oct 2005 14:49:00 GMT
Source: NGO latest
AOL Time-Warner Censors Alex Jones Websites Prisonplanet.com blackout nationwide in US since 7/7 bombings
07-10-2005 15:00AOL Time-Warner Censors Alex Jones Websites Nationwide blackout a clear attempt to shut down free speech or just an error?
They were the first site to broadcast Peter Power's C4 comments about conducting 'an exercise' on 7/7 at exactly the same underground stations
The first confirmed case of genetically engineered (GE) contamination in a field of commercial canola has struck a Victorian farmer. The incident opens up a legal mine-field for farmers and threatens Australian export markets.
07-10-2005 14:11The natural environment is commodified as machines are used to collect a new countryside tax from visitors to the Peak District National Park.
07-10-2005 13:07After another protestor was arrested on Saturday, the Hunt Saboteurs
Association (HSA) is highlighting a concern that police forces are not
only failing to enforce the Hunting Act, but are targetting anti-hunting
activists who attend meets to monitor potential law breaking activity.
07-10-2005 11:56Sheffield inchs towards Orwellian-Terminator nightmare as South Yorkshire Police announce plans for new machines in South Yorkshire.
07-10-2005 11:18Nestle, the UK's most boycotted company, has been awarded a Fairtrade mark for its new Partners Blend coffee. Nestle is the target of a boycott over its aggressive marketing of baby foods and there are many other concerns about its business practices, not least how it treats suppliers.