UK Newswire Archive
31-10-2006 17:18This month, 2006, despite the vogue for clashing cultures, the UK Prison authorities declare that this October 31 - samhain - it is a "special" day for people in prison that register a voluntary association with local/global spiritual traditions that pre-exist christianity. . . .
31-10-2006 16:09A World to Win statement on the Stern report.
31-10-2006 15:14This is the latest Road Block e-bulletin. Road Block won't be posting them up regularly, but thought climate change activists might want to see what is going on within road campaigns. You can sign up to receive them monthly here: www.roadblock.org.uk
31-10-2006 15:06This press release was sent out by Road Block in response to the Stern Review. It should give you all the road transport CO2 facts you need - all sourced and referenced.
31-10-2006 14:45At High Noon on 5th November the CSG (Citizens Supporting Government)
Will be holding a voluntary border control of the SOCPA zone (Serious Organised Crime and Policing Act 2005). In an effort to assist the powers that be clamp down upon unproductive dissent and terrorism.
31-10-2006 13:44In the last few hours, the operation against the Oaxaca Commune has begun, with airplanes and helicopters over Oaxaca and hundreds of agents of the PFP ready to begin the repression, and the government of Vicente Fox has given the Popular Assembly of the People of Oaxaca (APPO) an ultimatum to abandon the barricades. Effective solidarity from the unions and political, social, and popular organizations is urgently needed to hold back the regime’s repressive attacks.
31-10-2006 13:24MSNBC's Keith Olbermann addresses the Military Commissions Act; National Yawn as Our Rights Evaporate and the rise of American fascism in three Special Comments
31-10-2006 13:21Prince Charles preaches religious tolerance in Pakistan, as the US destroys a religious school killing eighty innocent people.
31-10-2006 13:20Stern Report stresses seriousness of climate change but offers false solutions.
31-10-2006 13:06Stop the War Coalition is organising an emergency protest against the Iraq war in Parliament Square today (31st October) from 5pm. Parliament will be voting on the war for the first time in three and a half years thanks to a debate called by the Scottish Nationalist Party and Plaid Cymru.
31-10-2006 12:06That a war of aggression of the US against Iran makes no sense is understood in Europe but not in the Bush administration.. No miliitary solution is possible for the problems with Iran. Diplomacy is the only possibility.
31-10-2006 10:13FIGHT RACIST LAWS! DEFEND ASYLUM SEEKERS/ MIGRANTS.
31-10-2006 10:08Quite a few new titles appeared at the bookfair, here's a few:
31-10-2006 10:07If you felt like burning a flag at a demo lately, better hurry up and do it before it becomes an arrestable offence. Disturbing developments in the last days of freedom of expression.