UK Newswire Archive
06-02-2007 03:43please take any action you can against the Canadian embassy / consulate in support of these men who are hunger stiking for basic conditons such as medical care and are illegally detained. They are on their third hunger strike and one is on day 74 of his strike.. the call out is for wednesday but if this is to soon do something when you can!
06-02-2007 02:55Anguish turns to outrage when the human rights of a population under occupation are repeatedly violated in the name of the Jewish people.
06-02-2007 00:12In this interview recorded by Swiss journalist Silvia Cattori in November 2005 - more than six months before the war launched against Lebanon by Israeli army in summer 2006 – Youssef Aschkar was warning that the destabilization of Lebanon, Syria and Iran was under way, and that Lebanon was the country most threatened and most vulnerable to the Israeli menace. In the light of the recent developments in the region, the accuracy of his analysis appears impressive and almost prophetic.
05-02-2007 23:56Eye Witness Lebanon
Solidarity and anti-war activist who has lived with communities of
resistance in Iraq, Lebanon Palestine and Mexico
Talks about her experiences and struggles during the recent war in
Lebanon and reports on the current humanitarian situation in the south
05-02-2007 21:42Having just read the latest issue of Searchlight I am surprised to see an obituary for UVF man David Ervine.
Not only an obituary but a glowing one at that.
05-02-2007 21:07Ken Livingstone is no longer hiding his craze for power. the more he gets it, the more abusive he is to the people. Amazing to note that Tony Blair who is behind the surge to give Livingstone even more power. was the one who had said that Livingstone would be a disaster for London !
05-02-2007 19:03Factory Farming and H5N1 virus.
Support for farming where vegetable products are for human consumption.
05-02-2007 17:51GIG: ATTILA THE STOCKBROKER & DAVID ROVICS
Sunday 11 February at Callaghans (opposite the Castle)
Tickets: £7 on the door. £5 concessions or in advance from Oyster Clothing, Castle Arcade. All profits go to the Palestine Solidarity Campaign.
05-02-2007 16:58Lydd Airport on Romney Marsh, Kent has recently submitted plans to expandto 2 mill pax per year and a runway extention to allow 737 type jets.
It's just 2 miles from Dungeness A & B Nuke stations and surrounded by nature reserves (RSPB) and SSSI'. There is a Primary School just 500 mtrs from end of runway and MoD firing ranges in the area.
05-02-2007 14:43The British Medical Journal The Lancet has finally confirmed the findings of the study it published August 31, 2006, Human Rights and Other Criminal Violations in Port-au-Prince, Haiti: A Random Survey of Households. The survey documented what grassroots groups and independent human rights organizations had been saying for over two years: that Haiti's Interim Government and its paramilitary allies had been waging a war on Haiti's pro-democracy movement.
05-02-2007 13:19A SAS death squad is to be established in London - see the following article.
How long before they start the killings? And how long before other big cities get their own death squads?
05-02-2007 13:05The case for the appeal by the UK government of the High Court victory by the Chagossians last May against the UK about their right to return to their Chagos Island home commences today (Monday February 5th) at the Royal Courts of Justice in the Strand, Central London, starting at 10.30am.