UK Newswire Archive
Was I, as a legal volunteer from Bristol, monitoring protests against the G8 in Gleneagles (Scotland), still on duty outside the Stirling eco-camp attempting to monitor the police’s abuse of their powers? Or had I been replaced for the night, and made it back to our Edinburgh base (and pub)? It’s all such a blur now, yet only a year ago…
07-07-2006 23:59+ VICTIMS' AGONY AS DRUGS FIRM GOES BUST
The Daily Mail reports that the victims of the 'Elephant Man' drug trials have
been left in even more misery after the company that made the drug went bust.
However, the article omits to mention that this drug - TGN1412 - with its
disastrous and "unexpected biological effect" was genetically engineered.
07-07-2006 22:14Christophe Chaboud, head of the French Anti-Terrorism Co-ordination Unit, told Le Monde newspaper that the explosives used in the bombings were of " military origin".
07-07-2006 20:34Elias Manzanera helped to set up the Valencian anarchist militia unit, the Iron Column, to unleash social revolution against the military and fascist revolt of July 1936 which began the Spanish Civil War. The Iron Column was the most intransigent and most maligned of the anarchist militias. Manzanera served on its War Committee and here remembers both its achievements, and his comrades who fell fighting, not only against fascism, but for anarchy.
07-07-2006 20:23‘Please, deliver us from this racist prison of Colnbrook immigration removal centre.
We have been detained indefinitely without having committed any crime; our only one crime is to claim asylum in the UK.
1.Some of us still have appeals pending; our countries are not safe for us to go back voluntarily.
2. Some of us who want to go back, but we are hostage, SERCO (the private company that runs the centre) is making money from us.’
Colnbrook detainee Forum
07-07-2006 19:20Passengers reading the Metro on Edinburgh's buses this week got a real shock - the paper contained something worth reading in. A leaflet entitled "The Carnival is not over" mysteriously appeared in over a thousand copies of the Metro "newspaper" which is distributed free on Lothian Region buses.
Issued on the anniversary of the anti G8 Carnival for Full Enjoyment, the leaflet encouraged citizens to resist injustice : "Together we have the power to disrupt the daily grind of the institutions that plunge us into overwork, poverty and debt."
07-07-2006 18:52A DCMS project English Icons is being manipulated by the government. The icons are supposed to be chosen with regard to the votes made by the public. In fact, the public's voice is being completely ignored.
07-07-2006 17:40ROBOTS need people for the worlds first remotely choreographed riot.
07-07-2006 17:08LONDONGRAD SAVAGE G8
SAVAGE THE G8 – DESTROY THE THAMES G8WAY – DESTROY THE G8 IN LENINGRAD – ST.PETERSBOURGH – PSYCHIC ATTACK FROM OLD STREET – GOSPEL OAK –
Burn The Union Jack
Burn The Old Glory
Burn The Hinomaru
Burn The Tricoleur
Burn The Bundesflagge
Burn The Imperial Flag
Burn All Flags!!!
– Bring Your England Flags And T-Shirts. Bring Your
National, Transnational And All Flags
Followed By Drift From Old St. To Gospel Oak St.
Petersbourgh Is Gospel Oak
07-07-2006 16:40''The members of the network that carried out last week's attacks in London had been arrested earlier last year, and were and are known to British authorities." said French minister of Interior, the head of the secret services and police, Nicholas Sarkozy in Brussels. Clarke, the UK Home Secretary, went mad.
07-07-2006 15:38The Alton Food Festival, a day event on the 1 July 2006, was part of the Hampshire Food Festival, a fortnight of county-wide events held mid-summer to celebrate Hampshire fare.
Stalls in the High Street, stalls in Market Square, plenty of food to taste and buy, cookery demonstrations in Market Square by Sophie Grigson and local chefs. Sophie Grigson later signed copies of her books.
07-07-2006 15:13Related: A History Of US Secret Human Experimentation http://mparent7777.livejournal.com/10051674.html
07-07-2006 14:37A 35-year-old man was found dead at a home for asylum seekers in Greenbank Drive on Wednesday morning.
07-07-2006 13:35CHRISTIANITY HELPED TO CREATE CAPITALISM...NOW IT MUST DESTROY IT!
Now listen, you rich people, weep and wail because of the misery that is coming upon you. Your wealth has rotted, and moths have eaten your clothes. Your gold and silver are corroded. Their corrosion will testify against you and eat your flesh like fire. You have hoarded wealth in the last days. Look! The wages you failed to pay the workmen who mowed your fields are crying out against you. The cries of the harvesters have reached the ears of the Lord Almighty. You have lived on earth in luxury and self-indulgence. You have fattened yourselves in the day of slaughter. You have condemned and murdered innocent men, who were not opposing you. (James 5:1-6)
07-07-2006 13:18The demand for dollars will fall significantly when oil is transacted in euros. The US must control its twin deficits and reduce its footprint to keep the confidence of foreign creditors Radical restruring and removal of incompetent, corrupt leaderships could avert global depression.
07-07-2006 12:59The 'highly' successful 'Hemp & Hydro Expo (2006)' organised by the cannabis magazine 'Weed World' for the newly opened Ricoh Arena in Coventry, has been banned - apparently by the local council.
07-07-2006 12:59Oscar Olivera the Executive Secretary of the Federation of Factory Workers from Cochabamba, who in 2000 led the citizens’ uprising against the sale of Cochabamba’s water reserves to Bechtel and Roland Denis venezuelan marxist, working for indigenous rights in Venezuela, "making the Revolution within the Revolution" will be answering questions about the last developments over indigenous struggle in Bolivia andVenezuela in an open forum at Rampart this sunday in "Bolivia is not for Sale Event".
07-07-2006 12:3983 people will be sacked and many unnamed patients will die, because Southport and Ormskirk NHS Trust have been ordered to claw back fourteen million pounds over two years.