UK Newswire Archive
17-09-2006 19:56Apparently BAE Systems are coming up with a range of environmentally friendly arms. So you can save the planet while butchering the people on it.
17-09-2006 19:07The Anarchist Federation (Britain) has published two new issues of its Resistance bulletin for September 2006: the usual monthly issue plus a Labour party conference/anti-war special. Articles on ID cards, databases & fingerprinting for children, Iraq corporate carve-up, Asylum-seekers get organised, Army desertion rise, Starbucks union, Climate change activism, School privatisation, & more.
17-09-2006 18:52Resign appeal of finnish interior minister Kari Rajamaki due to human right violations by police
at ''Smash Asem'' demonstration in Finland 2006.
17-09-2006 18:13On Friday 15th September 2006 the occupation of the Cottage of Content social centre in Sparkbrook came to a close.
17-09-2006 16:29Report from last Saturday's anti-edo, anti-arms trade Demo in Brighton
17-09-2006 14:58Report back from the Clandestine Insurgent Rebel Clown Army.
Phase One of Operation HASH (Helping all Smokers Halt) completed.
17-09-2006 11:32THE US HISTORICAL PURSUIT OF GLOBAL DOMINANCE
17-09-2006 08:41British High Commissioner in Pretoria tries to get anti-mercenary law changed.
17-09-2006 07:53Gay and Lesbian Humanist Association
News Release – 12 September 2006
17-09-2006 01:07The Wizard of OS conference is currently underway in Berlin, as is to be expected, the fourth edition of this biannual gathering of proponents of free software, free culture and alternative economics has brought together a fascinating group of presenters and participants.
16-09-2006 21:56Representatives of the G.R.Eedy Corporation were seen leafleting in Reading today, informing people that the town library (along with all others) has been privatised, and they are now the owners. This seems to be a direct effect of a recently agreed IMF loan to the UK - complete with all the usual 'Structural Adjustment Program conditions, such as cutting public spending, making labour markets more flexible and privatising services. The full text of their leaflet is reproduced below....
16-09-2006 21:38Coming out of the shadows
October 7th: International Day of Action on Migrant Rights
16-09-2006 20:01An artistic response from Muslims is suggested to the Pope's expressed bigotry against Islam by using the Catholic Church's own doctrines and practices as the canvas.
16-09-2006 15:52This should ensure the Police tow the Government line
16-09-2006 11:31Charles Krauthammer an advocate of war and a spin doctor for the White House has written in the White House that a war in the Middle East is inevitable and eminent in regards to Iran. His article notes a very noteworthy assertion by the American President.
Responding to a question on Iran, President Bush said on Tuesday: "It's very important for the American people to see the president try to solve problems diplomatically before resorting to military force."
"Before" implies that the one follows the other, Charles Krauthammer notes in the Washington Post.