UK Newswire Archive
23-05-2007 00:17The 19th May saw RCG comrades join asylum-seekers and supporters in Glasgow taking to the streets once more to demand equal rights, an end to deportations and the right to work for all.
22-05-2007 23:57It doesn’t matter who we are or where we live, we are all contaminated with harmfull chemicals that threaten our health and that of our children.
22-05-2007 19:44We need cash to print more leaflets! Please donate something.
22-05-2007 19:1543 Remploy factories to close - demo organised for Wednesday 23rd May
Monday 25 June, 7.30 pm
Mechanics Institute, 103 Princess St, Manchester
Speakers from Colombia:
-Edgar Mojica - Human Rights Commission of USO, the Oilworkers Union
-William Manuel Vega Vargas - president of COSPACC, the community alliance in Casanare (the region where BP operates)
-Adelso Gallo - representing the social organisations of Arauca
-Isaac Marín Lizarazo – a campesino leader for twenty years
-Luis Humberto Hernandez - researcher at Universidad Nacional
22-05-2007 15:08Friday 25th May has been called as an international day of solidarity in support of long-term prison resister John Bowden, and in support of the Anarchist Black Cross
22-05-2007 13:08"No women's liberation without socialism, no socialism without women's liberation..."
Following the successful dayschool on "The case for socialist feminism" on 21st April, socialist feminist activists in London are setting up a weekly reading and discussion group on socialist feminist ideas.
22-05-2007 12:44Screening of a documentary on the reality of the situation in modern day Iraq followed by a discussion focussing on the plight of the thousands of Iraqis left in legal limbo in the UK as the result of the Home Office's refusal to grant them asylum.
22-05-2007 12:26The unconditional basic income is a revolutionary idea that can only be realized in an evolutionary way, over a long time period of 15 or 20 years..We have long been in a foreign-provision economy. No one can provide for himself.. The state should offer people a basic income so they can live a modest humane life.
22-05-2007 11:30The National Security and Homeland Security Presidential Directive, signed on May 9, 2007 declares that in the event of a “catastrophic event”, George W. Bush can become what is best described as "a dictator":
This directive, completely unnoticed by the media, and given no scrutiny by Congress, literally gives the White House unprecedented dictatorial power over the government and the country, bypassing the US Congress and obliterating the separation of powers. The directive also placed the Secretary of Homeland Security in charge of domestic “security”.
22-05-2007 10:12Following a national conference in January and a steady increase in activities and recruitment Antifa are proud to release our founding statement. Please visit the website and get involved!
22-05-2007 07:55police have won a high court appeal. it means that 'organisers' of the critical mass bike ride have to inform the police ahead of time and negotiate a fixed route. since there are really no organisers, the mass will have difficulty complying. it is simply a get-together of cyclists to go for an unorganised but synchronistic ride. a large turn-out will complicate the enforcement of this repressive decision.
22-05-2007 06:34Now that Ron Paul has reaffirmed the neocon fantasy version of nine eleven events, stating during the so-called debate earlier this week that we were attacked by “al-Qaeda” and Osama bin Laden, when in fact there is no evidence to validate this fairy tale, the “liberal” corporate media, as represented by CNN’s Roland S. Martin, has decided to give the “blowback” theory legs.