UK Newswire Archive
04-03-2007 11:42Houzan Mahmoud, Representative of the Organisation of Women's Freedom in Iraq has been threatened by Islamic Fundamentalists. On February 26, 2007, Houzan received an e-mail signed by Ansar al-Islam, the notoriously brutal jihadist group based in Kurdistan/Iraq.
04-03-2007 11:01Bath Activist Network has begun organising a climate camp to be held between thursday the 19th and sunday the 22nd of April
04-03-2007 10:20Greenpeace is warning that the nuclear waste centre in Soulaines in eastern France is endangering the growing of champagne grapes. Less than ten kilometres from the famous vineyards of the Champagne the groundwater is polluted with radioactive tritium.
04-03-2007 02:32An Australian son abandoned by the nation and his government has decided to fight the fabricated charges brought against him by the criminal Bush regime. You bloody little bewdy! Against all odds and after years of psychological and physical torture Hicks proves his mettle. The murdering yanks and the slimy Howard government COULDN’T BREAK OUR LITTLE AUSSIE FIGHTER! One can only imagine the forlorn faces of the Howard servile government who no doubt desperately hoped that Hicks would break and accept a plea bargain in time for the elections. The Hicks case as previously stated has all the ingredients to bring down the servile government of John ‘deputy-sheriff’ Howard.
-Dr. Gro Harlem Brundtland, Director-General of the World Health Organization in 2001
04-03-2007 00:40Audience at the presentations in the city court in connection with the riots in Copenhagen consider the trials "out of order". The arrested were presented in court during friday night and the cases were considered in groups of six people at a time. They all took place between 19 and 22.30 friday night
04-03-2007 00:07The pressgroup from Ungdomshuset calls the police raids and the following arrests earlier today for a "campaign to provoke fear". At the same time the encourage the politicians of Copenhagen to do something
"It is not new that the Copenhagen Police is making illegal arrests. But it is incredible that the politicians aren't doing anything when the police are using illegal means to solve a problem that is political", says Jan from the pressgroup from Ungdomshuset
Darrell Anderson received a purple heart after being wounded in Iraq, and has since been one of the wars harshest critics. He currently lives in Portland Oregon and continues to speak out against US war crimes committed in IraqQ: What led you to join the military?
A: Basically, I wanted money for education. I wanted a future. At the time I joined, it was a month before the war had started. So, I was ready to go to war, and I had actually joined because I wanted to see combat and wanted to go to war. I believed that If I died for my country, I’d be a hero, and I believed all the propaganda that they feed the youth of the country about war.
Q: How did you and your fellow soldiers react to President Bush’s announcement of war with Iraq?
They were all there : The black dressed and the punks, mothers with prams and the eternal vagabonds, mature women with handbags and powder on their cheeks and old veterans with silver in the hair.
03-03-2007 18:46Liverpool city council has spent £377,000 on a massive advertising campaign...for re-cycling!
Solidarity action in many european countries.
03-03-2007 17:34"THERE IS APARTHEID IN ISRAEL. Denial of same, lying about same will not bring the wall down. Only the truth will do that, a truth that will eventually lead to the establishment of a free Palestinian state."
Which is exactly why Zionism puts so much effort into hiding this uncomfortable truth, and smearing those commentators who dare call a spade a spade.