UK Newswire Archive
23-09-2007 23:19When children fainted in school, the reason was usually: 'It's not my turn to eat today' - courtesy USA and Britain.
23-09-2007 21:18Its been a busy weekend for Bath Activist Network, with several well recieved awareness raising events.
23-09-2007 14:12PKK, which increasingly consists (made to consist) of Kurds from Iran (and Syria), has been transformed into a subsidiary "organisation for attacking on Iran". This was done by the "host Iraqi Kurdish leaders", on "the master of the masters' " USA (and Israel) account.
Now they will also get the French [Prime Minister] Sarkozy, who "doesn't want Turkey in the EU", but clings to the USA and Israel and "wants an attack on Iran", to adopt a "carrots and sticks policy" towards Turkey. In other words, Sarkozy will use the EU as bait for our territory, airspace and bases.
23-09-2007 13:51Institutions see no value in purchasing Northern Rock. The alternative exists: the Depositors are acknowledged as the de-facto owners of Northern Rock and the whole enteprise is mutualised. Northern Rock has a buyer: its depositors.
23-09-2007 13:21Where Have All the Flowers Come From?
A film of the action vs Carmel Agrexco in Hayes, Middlesex during the Camp for Climate Action 2007.
23-09-2007 13:17Hundreds of peace activists will risk arrest on October 1st when over a thousand people are expected to join in a “Big Blockade” of Faslane Naval Base. This will be the culmination of the Faslane 365 year of actions against Trident, Britain’s weapon of mass destruction. People and groups from all over Britain (and abroad) will use diverse nonviolent methods to block the entrances to the nuclear base and disrupt the ongoing deployment of Trident.
23-09-2007 12:31Thursday evening All Included had a workshop at the noborder camp on actions against detention centres in the Netherlands.
23-09-2007 11:51By©Muhammad Haque
London Sunday 23 September 2007
Last Friday's edition of the BBC2 programme 'NEWSNIGHT' promoted the voters-rejected candidate Oona King as if she had just come back from climbing Mount Everest! As had the Andrew Neill-fronted 'THIS WEEK' slot the previous night shown on BBC1. There is such an acceptance of this token of 'multiple ethnicities and affiliations' being flaunted on all the mainstream media channels that the ordinary people face a serious risk of being almost told that defeat at an election in Britain no longer means that.
23-09-2007 11:21Captain May, the Internet intelligence writer, compars the kid glove treatment that General Petraeus has gotten from the media and Congress with the brass knuckles approach That the Bush League took to Cindy Sheehan back in the days of the original Camp Casey, where he was part of the antiwar forces assembled.
23-09-2007 10:38Film/discussion on Tuesday 25th September at 7.30pm at Oxford Town Hall, St Aldates. Central Oxford. All are welcome to this free event.
23-09-2007 09:16Today, September 22, the offices of the Zapara organization were broken into. Computers, files and more were stolen. This break-in comes just as investigations are underway on two recent attacks on the Zapara.
23-09-2007 08:27As Evo Morales said, "right from the start Bolivia's right wing said this little Indian is only going to be president for three or four months. That day passed and now they say this little Indian is going to be here for a long time, we have to do something about it; and that means encouraging confusion or destabilisation." That is why today a resurgent right wing is determined to destabilise the country and government — even if it means plunging the country into civil war or provoking a violent military coup...
23-09-2007 06:55In Italy the racism against the gypsees grows. Groups of racists attack the Roma and Sinti people with bombs "molotov". The police and the judges tolerate those events. Four gypsy children have been burn to death in Livorno. There are the definitive proof of the homicide, and a letter by the murderers. But the judges have imprioned the children' parents! Help us to fight racism in Italy against Roma and Sinti.