UK Newswire Archive
call-out and reaction to the Metropolitan Police appeal.
26-05-2007 09:17The Guardian was today strongly criticised by CASMII for republishing unsubstantiated Bush Administration propaganda on its May 22 edition.
It is feared that the front page article which lacked basic journalistic professionalism, will be used to provide justification for an escalation of the US military surge in Iraq and possible military action against Iran.
26-05-2007 05:14Shia leader Muqtada al-Sadr re-appears just two days after Bush’s statement to the American media that next month (we assume June) will be a critical period in the ongoing travesty that is the Iraq occupation. Bush may have finally received some accurate information regarding al-Sadr’s plans to unite with Sunni leaders and hopefully form a unified and powerful front against invading and occupying forces.
26-05-2007 03:23review of the "revised and expanded" edition of the "Situationist International Anthology."
26-05-2007 01:55Oxford Hosts The Doha Debates-The Zionist Lobby
At the latest Doha Debate held at the prestigious Oxford Union in the United Kingdom on May 1st, two-thirds of the student audience approved a motion claiming that Israel's supporters are stifling Western debate about Israel's actions.
Watch the video:
26-05-2007 01:52With Israel's hundreds of nuclear warheads, would this really make a difference?
26-05-2007 01:51Note that there have been several acts designed to perpetuate and escalate this "crisis", attributed to the group, that American Extremists created, for which no actual evidence can be found.
Sensing a pattern here?
26-05-2007 00:15National Grid paid a visit to the protest camp yesterday afternoon with a notice to leave the site.
long live critical mass and the humanity it represents.
25-05-2007 23:51This is an edited version of a paper to the policy commission oct 2006
25-05-2007 22:47No Borders – No Nations – No Prisons
From 19th to 24th September 07 we will gather at Gatwick Airport for
the first No Border Camp in the UK. This camp will be a chance to work
together to try and stop the building of a new detention centre, and to
gather ideas for how to build up the fight against the system of
25-05-2007 22:21No bars, no release date, no point staying
25-05-2007 21:45James Bond heckles Hain Meeting Then Gets Arrested!
25-05-2007 21:44It is no mere coincidence that fighting has broken out in Lebanon between Fatah Al-Islam, a previously unheard of radical militant group, and the Lebanese Armed Forces, days after David Welch, the Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs at the U.S. State Department, held unprecedented meetings with General Michel Sulaiman (Solomon) the Commander of the Lebanese Armed Forces. Although Saudi Arabian, Jordanian, and American channels created Fatah Al-Islam, Syria is conveniently being blamed as the perpetrator in a calculated move to strengthen the manufactured war dossier against Damascus.
25-05-2007 21:30CLIMATE ACTION NEWS SHEET 68, May 2007
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25-05-2007 19:31An ABC News report on Tuesday provided further evidence that the Bush administration is actively engaged in a covert campaign of destabilisation aimed at “regime change” in Iran.
25-05-2007 18:46At the regular weekly demo last Saturday, the police arrested one of the protesters.
Below is an abridged version, via the Merseyside Animal Rights mailing list, from the person who was arrested. I’m not going to identify the individual, haven’t got permission to publish his experience but I hope they will not mind because it highlights what sort of treatment the people who are staging the demo’s are going through.