UK Newswire Archive
25-10-2007 19:22On October 5, George Bush confronted a public uproar and defended his administration claiming "This government does not torture people." Again he lied. Once secret US Department of Justice (DOJ) legal opinions confirm the Bush administration condones torture by endorsing "the harshest interrogation techniques ever used by the Central Intelligence Agency." It also condones paramilitary thuggery, oppressive occupation, and genocide. This unholy combination is the ugly face of an imperial nation run by war criminals. That's the state of things today.
25-10-2007 16:45It is impossible not to notice the difference between the federal government and the Bush administrations response to the Southern California wildfires and their response to Katrina. They would have us believe that the explanation is simple; they have learned from their mistakes. But we know better: don't we?
25-10-2007 16:26The president's warmongering remarks on the Iranian threat suggest he is psychotic. Really.
25-10-2007 15:57A US Congressional investigation has revealed the inadequacy of testing facilities in the event of a 'dirty' bomb attack by terrorists on London
25-10-2007 15:34Raising awareness of the struggles of the left in Pakistan
25-10-2007 15:11Author: Michael T. Neuman
25-10-2007 12:52A crowd of 25,00 protestors (landless, tribal and dalts) is currently marching towards Delhi, threatening to use non-violent Ghandian direct action to bring Delhi to a stand-still if their demands for land distribution are not met
25-10-2007 12:46* With a lot of rhetoric and propaganda the Chavez administration has advanced different examples of co-management which, they claim, demonstrate their desire to transform Venezuela’s relations of production. A compañero from Europe visited us recently and got to know two of the most celebrated cases: Alcasa and Invepal. Here is the report he prepared for El Libertario # 51 about the actual working conditions in the country’s most “important” co-managed businesses.
25-10-2007 09:47Greg Avery moved from Prison to Prision.
25-10-2007 06:12Martin Bell is a former television war correspondent and politician. Here he is speaking at Lancaster University on 18th October 2007.
24-10-2007 21:39It's been a bad week for Israel's ruling Extremists, with reports of widespread brutality arising from Zionism's dehumanization of the Palestinians as a people. No wonder the IMC network and others like it have been under attack all week.
When you dehumanize a group of people in order to consider them the enemy and take away everything they have (including their lives), it gives you ever more license to treat these people with monstrous, unthinking brutality.
The Israeli people really shouldn't be quite so shocked: they are simply reaping what they have sown, now manifesting as the behavior of the IDF, from the very inception of the Israeli state.
24-10-2007 20:19Come along to the Tree House on November 1st to celebrate world vegan day.
24-10-2007 18:52Please write a letter / e-mail to oppose current and future generations of British nuclear weapons (sample letter provided) – DEADLINE FOR PLANNING OBJECTIONS: 9 NOVEMBER
24-10-2007 17:56So, clearly, the Anglo-American policy in the region is still focused on efforts of destabilization of the countries, and thus, provide both an excuse and a feasible situation to maintain control over the region. Afghanistan and Iraq, often seen in the public view as two wars in the US-led ‘War on Terror’ which hopes to ‘rid the world of terrorism’, yet, in reality, these two major theatre wars are simply two geopolitical pivots in the broader strategy of Middle East and Eurasian imperial conquest.