UK Newswire Archive
January 25, 2008 - UK
VEHICLES TRASHED AT OXFORD UNI SUPPLIER
On Wednesday 23rd January, The Federation of Student Islamic Societies (FOSIS) hosted a workshop entitled "How can UK Residents Help the Palestinian Cause?" The guest speaker was Norman Finkelstein, and this audio is a record of the event. The first part consists of Finkelstein's Introductory remarks, and Part 2 is a recording of the workshop, and a short Q&A session.
26-01-2008 14:05This sunday is holocaust memorial day.
There is a "holocaust memorial day trust" www site,
there is also "remember.org" . . . . but there are also other things to remember,
as with the "remember each eleventh" campaign, the key is to both remember the actual people involved - ALL types - as whole people who were going to have entirely different breathing existences, of laughs, of wry sideways smiles, of mistakes, of gifts left for the worlds future in little ways or large . . . . but also to keep enquiries open to avert the stupidities recurrence. . . .
26-01-2008 09:34A subdued start to a good ride, held up by a massive traffic jam in the Strand, but it livened up later with a bike high in Piccadilly Circus and taunts to impatient car horns. Joyful chants of 'More bikes less cars' and 'Whose streets? Our streets'.
26-01-2008 09:17The latest film being shown by Manchester Projectile Films, Monday 28th January. Starts 7.30pm
26-01-2008 00:26What is remarkable is not Israel's creation, but rather the perpetuation of the lies and the injustice upon which it survives
26-01-2008 00:09Demos every day at Sequani torture labs, workers shamed in and out of work! Now up to five security guards for five protesters as new campaign builds up momentum!
25-01-2008 23:50'MEAT IS MURDER' was spray painted on the front and back windows of a McDonalds in the west, Countryside allaince signs were smashed, the side of a landrover was scratched, another hunt car had both sides and bonnet scraped and messages such as "ALF" and "HUNT SCUM" were left on the side of one hunt supporters car - spotted conveniently with Pro-Hunt stickers.
25-01-2008 23:29Okay – maybe for only five minutes – but at least we got to obstruct 20,000 cops, which might be a record.
25-01-2008 19:34Forget everything you've read about the “Great Escape” from Gaza. It's thoroughly misleading, most probably cooked up in an Israeli think tank as way to rid Palestine of its indigenous people.
NCADC News Service
25-01-2008 16:22CDG, Careers Development Group, run New Deal 'boot camps' on behalf of Job Centres.
25-01-2008 15:37CASE FILED IN THE SPANISH NATIONAL COURT (AUDENCIA NACIONAL) AGAINST THE MEXICAN GOVERNMENT FOR THE CRIME OF TORTURE.
25-01-2008 14:54Good for the goose is good for the gander.
What is the punishment for high treason in England or in Iraq, as the case may be? Where have they been committing their crimes? Where should they be tried?
What should the punishment be for any war criminal?
25-01-2008 13:56Popular Uprising in Oaxaca
When Mexican paramilitary forces shot Brad Will in the chest, killing
him, his camera fell from his hands. But it didn't stop recording. It
continued moving from hand to hand.
Brad's camera paints us a picture of what his life was about, and what
so many of his friends continue to struggle for.
25-01-2008 13:34Bans on heirarchical political parties makes sense, we had problems with Marxist "proletarian" dictators, but green party founded in the UK uses consensus & delegation.Its being slaughtered by corporate media in US elections.This article is not from the "heirachy", its from an individual member with anarchist views
25-01-2008 12:54A British teenager has been arrested after tying herself to a staircase at the Japanese Embassy in London in a protest over whaling, she said. Sophie said last night: "I honestly think that me having a criminal record is not a big price to pay when what the whales are going through is so much worse."