UK Newswire Archive
09-04-2007 18:23The Brits really should've quit while they were ahead . . .
Too late now.
09-04-2007 17:54Nuclear Fusion for eletricity generation is closer than we think
09-04-2007 16:57What is successful action?
In the run-up to this year's G8 summit and Climate Camp (among other things), it seems timely to ask ourselves what we do (and why we do it), and how we can do it better. Affinity groups? Civil disobedience? Mass blockades? Street stalls and petitions? Demonstrations? Lobbying? And how does what we do relate to the sort of world we want? Can we create that world now? Where do social centres, like the CommonPlace, fit into this?
‘NEVER MIND THE BOLLOCKS...
CLIMATE CHANGE IS REAL’
a response to Channel 4’s Great Global
Warming Swindle by Leeds University
scientist Dr Simon Lewis
09-04-2007 16:30maya evans became the first person to be convicted for holding an unauthorised demonstration under the SOCPA laws introduced in august 2005. milan rai was the first conviction as an organiser.
their 'demo' was reading out names of british and iraqi people killed in the war. since then, they helped organise a further demonstration highlighting the massacre of civilians in fallujah. for this 'offence', they are in court tomorrow.
09-04-2007 16:18Plaid Cymru Leader, Ieuan Wyn Jones has been widely quoted in local media as saying that he would support - in principle - a new nuclear power station being built in Wales.
This follows the leadership stating that it would be prepared to be in coalition with the tories or New Labour after May 3rd.
We want to relaunch the Mayday protests with a new spirit and new tactics.
09-04-2007 15:04MEDIA RELEASE
4st April 2007
ILUKA INDICATE REMOVAL OF MACHINERY
AS BLOCKADE REACHES DAY 6
09-04-2007 13:49The time for civil disobediance is now. No more nukes, no more war, peace on earth and nothing more.
09-04-2007 13:28Jet setters need not adopt.
09-04-2007 12:36Ósmy Dzień Theatre has held a debate about the conflict over the route of the Augustów bypass through protected marshes with the participation of Maciej Muskat (the leader of Greenpeace Poland), Dr Krzysztof Podemski (director of the Sociology Department at Adam Mickiewicz University), Jacek Polewski (The Greens 2004). Lech Mergler (The Greens 2004) hosted the meeting. The debate was preceded by a documentary about the protest action on St. Anna’s Mount with commentary by Jacek Polewski.
09-04-2007 12:16Situated in Hackney Wick, London an allotment is under threat of being concreted over for the Olympics
09-04-2007 12:11Al-Hayat Report: BBC reporter may have staged kidnapping
London-based newspaper reports Palestinian sources looking into possibility that kidnapped BBC reporter staged own capture to avoid being fired; BBC refuses to comment on report
09-04-2007 11:03YOUR apathy is killing Iraqis, Somalians; in fact everyone who doesn't toe the Fascist line
Go and read Eman Walid's story then come back and tell me there's nothing YOU can do about it!
09-04-2007 09:21The first GM Crop Trials in years are getting underway in Cambridge. This is widely being viewed as a test of public opinion and if we let these trials go ahead with little or no opposition, more GM trials, and eventually commercial growing will be here before we know it. Please come along and support this protest and keep an eye on our (currently very basic) website - http://www.cambridgeaction.net/gmconcern