UK Newswire Archive
03-02-2006 11:21Anti-racists and anarchists are coming together to boycott Google, Amazon, and E-bay, for stocking neo-nazi material from their UK-based servers.
03-02-2006 10:58Permaculture, Permaculture, Permaculture, do it now, learn, build.
Find local public spaces and plant seeds, any seeds, just do it.
03-02-2006 10:09Far right leader Nick Griffin released
03-02-2006 09:51Anyone who has been reading up on the issue of peak oil will know the question is not whether we are running out of oil but rather when we will find that extraction levels start to decline and we can no-longer extract oil fast enough to meet growing demand. In response to Bush juniors pathetic state of the union address yesterday, Royal Dutch Shell have claimed that the world was nowhere near to running out of oil. At the same time, Shell, the world's third biggest oil and gas company, announced record profits for any British company, nearly £13billion ($23billion). Their profits are up 30% thanks to inflated oil prices and compare well to $22billion forecast for BP next week.
03-02-2006 09:35Propaganda dominates the media today and the worst offenders are the many and diverse advocates of selective freedom who in truth are hostile to freedom of speech when that speech exposé their lies. This poverty is making us all the poorer and truth must be tolerated again.
This article is about the topic raised by Robert Newman in "Capitalism or a Habitable Planet" - is it possible to avoid climate chaos by radically reducing greenhouse gas emissions while we still have the dominant system of capitalist democracy?
02-02-2006 23:43Wetherspoons on Regent Street (Cambridge) is applying for a music license so it can turn into a Lloyds bar, which will render one auditorium in the arts cinema unusable. The arts cinema shows lefty stuff occasionally and lets groups put on their own films at certain times, and is generally a better thing than a bigger chain pumping out horror.
Objections can be placed before tomorrow (Friday) by emailing email@example.com .
02-02-2006 22:1244 days and nights of preparation to go. Get your glad rags ready!
02-02-2006 19:48SWANSEA VIGIL AGAINST THE WAR
02-02-2006 18:19RETURNING TO GENOA : BRITISH TESTIMONIES IN DIAZ G8 CASE
Last week the final British witnesses gave their evidence in the Italian court case against 29 police officers accused of crimes relating to the horrific raid on the GSF Diaz school in Genoa, when Italian police stormed their way into the school and savagely beat scores of people. In the building opposite the police immobilised the grassroots media, smashed equipment and phones, stole video tapes and took the hard drives of the volunteer legal team's computers.
02-02-2006 16:40www.iShotTheDeputy.com's Nathaniel Mehr on the reaction to George Galloway's eviction from the Big Brother house (from 27th January).
02-02-2006 16:21An account of the British Diaz vicitms testimonies from the back of the court and on the street.
02-02-2006 14:59Associated Press today: ''The state does NOT have time before the 2006 elections to equip electronic voting machines with printers that make a paper record, so voters can confirm that their ballots were recorded accurately."
02-02-2006 14:22KHOODEELAAR! The Brick Lane London E1 Area campaign against the Crossrail hole plan/scheme Bill is waiting for a clear straightforward answer to the question they have put to a Liberal Democrat Councillor on the London Borough of Tower Hamlets about that Party’s position on the Community’s demand against the Crossrail hole.