UK Newswire Archive
17-04-2006 18:28Public Meeting on climate chaos and radical options for stopping it:
Friends' Meeting house, St. Giles, Oxford
7.30 Wednesday 26th April
The demo was against the repression against free parties, festivals and squats - and in particular last summer's brutal attack by czech riot police against the Czechtek tekno festival.
Up to 3000 people attended the demo, including some from the uk.
17-04-2006 12:40While the Irish state held it's first military parade in over 36 years in rememberance of the 1916 insurrection against British rule a group of 60 Anarchists marched on a military base just outside dublin.
17-04-2006 06:21LONDON MAYDAY WEEKEND
17-04-2006 00:55This is a reminder of an earlier call for action, in support of the Dutch group Disarm ! ( Ontwapen ! ). There is an international arms fair being held in the Nederlands this Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
16-04-2006 17:48There will be a Critical Mass bike ride around Cambridge on Saturday 29th of April. Meet on Parkers Piece, opposite the Fire Station @ 11am.
Bikes and other non-polluting forms of transport are very welcome.
Those without human powered transport might want to join the "Defend Public Services Demonstration" that is meeting in the same spot at noon. http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/regions/cambridge/2006/02/334361.html
16-04-2006 10:58n July 2005 the Spanish anarchist Roberto Catrino López was arrested in Amsterdam after he had escaped from the notorious FIES regime in Zaragoza, Spain a few months before. From fear for being handed over to the Spanish state, Roberto has chosen to stay silent about his captivity in The Netherlands until today. However, the Department for Justice in Spain has tracked this comrade down and has requested for his extradition this week. Roberto that infect is with HIV want however under no circumstances to return to the hard reality of solitary confinement and abuse under the FIES regime.
15-04-2006 22:49More than 80 detainees in Haslar immigration detention centre have refused dinner this evening in protest againts arbitrary detention, in solidariety with the detainees in Colnbrook. They are also protesting about the conditions in the centre.
People of all nationalities have joined the hungerstrike in all wings.
15-04-2006 18:38Below is an open letter sent, on 15 April, to our MP regarding the Legislative and Regulatory Reform Bill which threatens to end meaningful parliamentary democracy in Britain.
The full letter with hypertext links is available via the following entry posted to the iNoodle.com blog:
15-04-2006 17:19In the last weeks, the sleeping giant of American politics has growled: the young immigrant generation, the Latino population.. E pluribus Unum - one out of many - is the national motto of the US inscribed on all kinds of public buildings.
15-04-2006 15:24The Armed Forces Bill is being discussed in the UK Parliament. Section 8 introduces a new tougher definition of desertion: soldiers who intend to avoid serving in a "military occupation of a foreign country or territory" can be imprisoned for life.
15-04-2006 12:36Published in the Dover Express. April 13th 2006. They're not online so here's just the jist of it.
15-04-2006 11:44April 15th marks the 17th Anniversary of the Hillsborough tragedy and while it is easy for many to forget it with time, it is hard for the families who, despite years of campaigning, still have not seen any justice for those they lost.
15-04-2006 11:16On Friday the offices of Ethiopian Airlines were targetted by anti-deportation activists.
Ethiopian Airlines regularly deports asylum seekers to Africa.