UK Newswire Archive
09-01-2007 16:35What in reality happens is the US junta usurping the national resources of Somalia - including oil. Again using the by themselves made 'false flag' waving bogeyman "al Qaeda" as the usual and worn out pretext to cover their crimes against humanity. Don't they know what revenge is? Or do they think everybody else is stupid? Well: most people are not...
09-01-2007 15:311 - SHUT DOWN GUANTANEMO
2 - AGM
3 - STOP TRIDENT DEMO
There will be a showing of Steve Page's Malcolm X: the story of when Malcolm X came to Smethwick, as well as a Smorgasbord of other short films.
Our special guest this month is Louis Campbell, musician, performance poet and film maker.
Local Shorts Film Club, Library Theatre Birmingham
7.00 ish films
The event is FREE!
09-01-2007 14:41New camp set up on route of National Grid’s monster gas pipeline in Wales. People will be needed to take part and support the protest. Last time the camp folded because there were not enough fresh people coming through to replace people when they wanted a rest.
09-01-2007 14:18The world can hardly wait to hear Bush’s new plans for the continued occupation of Iraq. With an official Iraqi death toll exceeding 655,000, social anarchy and failed state status fast approaching, the Bush regime has NOTHING to skite about and no where to go but HOME. The whole disastrous intervention in Iraq is living proof that myopic criminal endeavours always end in tragedy for the people. We recall that U.S. invading forces were under strict orders to secure one site only, the OIL MINISTRY in Baghdad – how telling! From the first day analysts were under no illusions as to the real intentions of the invaders – PLUNDER – the appropriation of Iraq’s most valuable resource.
09-01-2007 12:51The contract to widen the M1 from J23-28, around Nottingham, has been announced. We will resist this!
09-01-2007 10:51eco-activists stop work in trebanos on the controversial 120mile long gas pipe line
09-01-2007 10:45Last week, hundreds of Latin American NGOs (members of five different coalitions) submitted this open letter to the European Commission and to politicians and citizens in Europe. They hope people will publish this as widely as possible. Thanks!
09-01-2007 09:59A US air strike on a Somali village, thought to be the hideout of an al-Qaida cell, has left "many dead", reports said today.
The attack yesterday, by a heavily armed gunship, allegedly targeted Islamic radicals wanted for the 1998 bombings of US embassies in other African countries.
09-01-2007 09:39Revealing both the double standards of U.S. policies and the propaganda-oriented Israeli advocacy of “minority rights” in the Arab world, the U.S.-allied Iraqi Kurdish and sectarian leaders reacted angrily to James Baker-Lee Hamilton report because it recommended what they perceived as a possible American retract from federalism in Iraq and the Israeli Jews condemned as a catastrophic declaration of war an Israeli Arabs’ “future visions” because those visions could lead to a “federal” Israel.
08-01-2007 22:38"Féminismes. Théories, mouvements, conflits" - L'homme te la société, number 158
(info & abstracts)
08-01-2007 22:28Here are some recent reports that you may
have missed because of the Holidays or the
corporate media's censoring of this information.
08-01-2007 17:54Safinah Nalumu is a thirty year old woman from Uganda who arrived in the UK in early November. When she attended the Home Office in Brand Street for her screening interview she was detained and put on the ‘Fast Track’ system. She is due to be deported tomorrow
08-01-2007 15:33US Deputy National Security Adviser Elliott Abrams - whom Newsweek recently described as "the last neo-con standing" - has had it about for some months now that the United States is not only not interested in dealing with Hamas, it is working to ensure its failure.
08-01-2007 15:10DON’T FLIRT WITH THE OCCUPATION
FEBRUARY 10TH 2007
VALENTINES MASS DEMONSTRATION AGAINST CARMEL-AGREXCO
The Valentines Day period is one of Agrexco UK's busiest times as the company deals with large amounts of fresh flowers from Israel and the settlements. Join our mass picket of the Carmel-Agrexco depot on the 10th February 2007 in opposition to the sale of Israeli Apartheid goods and in support of Palestinian farmers.