UK Newswire Archive
09-02-2007 04:21Andre Parenzee represents all the victims of the HIV=AIDS Dogma. If
we can keep him from his outrageously long jail sentence it will give
new hope to victims of the dogma all over the world.
A rigid-hulled inflatable boat, with two crew, has gone missing during the direct action.
09-02-2007 01:23A weekly 30 minute review of news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio. With times and freqs for listening at home. 2 files- broadcast and slow-modem streaming. Free to rebroadcast. China, Netherlands, Cuba, and Russia.
09-02-2007 01:20Dear Mr Marijnissen (TD)
Isn't it time you do something to stop the abuse of power within youth care?
There is no real control on youth care companies in the Netherlands.
They lie openly and refutable in order to place children into their care.
09-02-2007 00:33Scooter Libby is on trial for perjuring himself in regard to his outing of CIA operative Valerie Plame and thus her front company Brewster Jennings. Jean C. Edwards is a former CIA agent who recently listed Valerie Plame's famous CIA front company Brewster Jennings Associates as her own former employer. Edwards attended at least three conferences with nuclear engineers and scientists from Iran, Pakistan, and other prospective and actual nuclear nations, apparently to spy on them. The conferences were held in Trieste, Italy, in 1991, 1992, and 1995 while Edwards worked for the CIA. In the lists of attendees below, Edwards is listed as Jean C. Edwards from Jamaica.
09-02-2007 00:23However, a sizeable few westerners see the Darfur conflict as merely the latest campaign to overthrow an Islamist government by any means necessary, where the necessary means, in the case of Darfur, might be described as a conspiracy to wage war on Sudan by using "peacekeeping" or "humanitarianism" as policy instruments in combination with international threats of military action. The respected bi-weekly journal, Africa Confidential, has described the recent "peace settlement" of March 2002—which ostensibly brought to a close the decades old war between north and south Sudan—as "regime change by stealth." Darfur was not included in the deal, and explosion of violence in Darfur, the journal noted, was rather suspect in its timing.
08-02-2007 23:28A Hunt supporter has been cautioned after trying to puncture a tyre with a nail hidden in a Mars bar.
08-02-2007 23:26Huntsman Anthony Allibone will appear before magistrates charged with assaulting a pensioner.
A first-hand report from the trial in Fort Lewis, Tacoma, Washington, another in the continuing series of historic trials of American military resisters to the Iraq War. Contrary to the current corporate spin, the judge was
doing just the opposite of "protecting Lt. Watada's rights" by declaring a mistrial.
Rather, the judge did not want this case to go to any factfinder who had any chance of being fully informed of Lt. Watada's belief that the war in Iraq is illegal. For more on the Watada trial and other resisters, go to couragetoresist.org.
08-02-2007 22:36Who has benefitted most from the outrageous media frenzy and lurid headlines of the last few days?
08-02-2007 18:26Nadine Dorries is planning to have ANOTHER go at abortion rights with a termination of pregnancy bill (an earlier version of this bill was defeated in parliament last year). We've written to her as below - write to her yourself at firstname.lastname@example.org and ask her why she's doing this
A young Palestinian woman was injured on Thursday afternoon at an Israeli army checkpoint near Nablus. Ten Palestinian civilians were injured in a protest against the Jerusalem demolition, these stories and more coming up stay tuned.
08-02-2007 14:01Ilan Pappe is an Israeli historian and senior lecturer at Haifa University. He's also Academic Director of the Research Institute for Peace at Givat Haviva and Chair of the Emil Touma Institute for Palestinian Studies. Pappe is an expert on Israel and Zionism and the Palestinians' Right of Return to their homeland, is considered "an honourable academic with integrity and conscience," and is a member of the Advisory Board of the Council for Palestinian Restitution and Repatriation (CPRR), an organization declaring that "every Palestinian has a legitimate, individual right to return to his or her original home and to absolute restitution of his or her property."
08-02-2007 13:31What some called good flowed into chaos.. You will know them by their fruits. Not even the Pentagon doubts that the fruits of Americans in Baghdad stink.
08-02-2007 10:47The abduction of an Iranian diplomat in Baghdad on Sunday evening has further heightened tensions between Washington and Tehran, amid a continuing US military buildup against Iran in the Persian Gulf.