UK Newswire Archive
24-05-2007 08:30John Pilger describes how Gaza in Palestine has come to symbolise the imposition of great power on the powerless, in the Middle East and all over the world, and how a vocabulary of double standard is employed to justify this epic tragedy. See also the audio interview with John Pilger from last week: http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2007/05/371093.html
24-05-2007 03:50mcdonalds, hoping to gather public support in order to change the perception that a mcjob is a desirable job.
24-05-2007 02:37Some very eye-opening background on the recent fighting in Lebanon.
24-05-2007 02:36Just as critics (and the UN) said at the time, Israel committed several War Crimes in its attacks on Lebanon. It's a bit late to save the UN observers Israel murdered after they said this publicly, but perhaps the Zionist Lobby, which attacked politicians who said this, could find the time to apologize for their actions ...
24-05-2007 02:34If you truly wish to avert catastrophe, then you have to start contacting your media and calling them on this stuff.
24-05-2007 02:33See also: Selective MEMRI
23-05-2007 23:05A few hours before the presidential speech, two explosive devices detonated in Santiago, one in the headquarters of the Party for Democracy and another in front of the Inspectorate of Labor. In spite of the damage caused, nobody was injured.
23-05-2007 20:40Friends of Africa (FoA) & African Liberation Support Campaign (ALISC) Network
23-05-2007 20:23see Institute of Race Relations web site for report: Driven to Desperate Measures.
23-05-2007 19:37British troops have been hurled into the bitter power struggles taking place between the Shiite movement led by cleric Moqtada al-Sadr and rival Shiite parties for control over the oil-rich southern city of Basra and other centres in southern Iraq.
23-05-2007 19:28The Scottish National Party (SNP) formed a minority administration last Wednesday when its leader Alex Salmond was voted into office as first minister, the head of the devolved government in Scotland.
23-05-2007 19:17The Guardian offered its May 22 front page as a propaganda conduit for the Bush administration to provide preemptive justification for an escalation of the US military “surge” in Iraq and possible military action against Iran.
23-05-2007 17:15a russian prisoner is in urgent need of support in minsk, russia
23-05-2007 16:47“The youth are waiting, day after day. They wait for their time; as do the workers, even the old. They all wait, those who are discontented and those who reflect. They are waiting for a force to arise, something they will be part of; a kind of new international that will not make the same mistakes as the previous ones. They wait for a chance to get rid of the past once and for all – for something new to begin.
WE HAVE BEGUN.”
Ian Readhead, Hampshire's deputy chief constable, said he did not want to live in a country where every street corner was fitted with surveillance devices.
23-05-2007 15:43Featuring a press conference given by TaraWatch, the video (see link below) gives details of the M3 Motorway, what lies in its path, what has been destroyed, and what is being now being threatened with destruction.
A massive prehistoric ‘henge’ site has been discovered in Lismullen, beside the Hill of Tara on the route of the planned M3 Motorway. The circular enclosure is the size of more than three football fields, and is without doubt a national monument because of the rarity of henges in Ireland, as well as its importance to the Hill of Tara archaeological complex.
The video may be accessed here: