UK Newswire Archive
If you care about human rights, please read and act!
08-10-2007 11:07The Swiss capital of Berne was turned into a battle zone at the weekend when leftwing radicals seized control of the main square outside parliament, routing the main far-right political party two weeks before a general election and catching the Swiss police off guard.
08-10-2007 10:48An exploration of bias in journalism and travel writing focusing on the conflict in the Middle East. 7.30pm - Liverpool Social Centre, 96 Bold Street (next to News From Nowhere Bookshop) - http://www.multimap.com/p/browse.cgi?pc=L14HY
08-10-2007 10:077pm - Friends Meeting House, School Lane, Liverpool (btwn Bluecoat and Hanover St) - http://www.multimap.com/p/browse.cgi?pc=L1 3BT
We need to develop the movement to protect and preserve our NHS, whose vital services and precious resources are being given away to the private sector. All of us rely on the NHS, and all of us will be affected by what is happening to it. The invited speakers have a wealth of experience of working within the NHS and fighting to improve and defend it
08-10-2007 08:49Activists from Manchester Climate Action and Manchester Plane Stupid have blockaded the security check-in of terminal 3 of Manchester Airport.
08-10-2007 08:35Six people are currently blockading the main gate at RAF Lakenheath. Their banner states: Stop the War Crimes Not The Protests. They have photographs that indicate that 492 Squadron from Lakenheath dropped over 1,000 bombs in the recent 4 month deployment in Afghanistan possibly including cluster bombs.
08-10-2007 08:28Activists from Manchester Climate Action and Manchester Plane Stupid have
blockaded the security check-in of terminal 3 of Manchester Airport.
Passengers are being denied access to the departure lounge by seven
activists locked together using arm-tube devices. Two banners have been
unfurled reading, “Manchester City Council...supporting climate chaos” and
“Domestic flights cost the Earth”.
08-10-2007 07:24Ecosocialist International founded at meeting in Paris - 7/10/07
08-10-2007 06:48By Christopher B. Roberts
Research Associate - S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS)
Republished from: http://bbwob.blogspot.com/2007/10/plight-of-myanmars-people-challenges.html
08-10-2007 00:11feminists come to liverpool, hurrah!
full report and some pics at http://publish.indymedia.org.uk/en/2007/10/383027.html
07-10-2007 22:28I do not know who Libby Purves is, but I do know she is guilty of a very serious misrepresentation that there surely must be laws against.