UK Newswire Archive
01-02-2008 21:21It is seventeen years since America and Britain embarked on their 'Final Solution' for the population of Iraq.
Sat 26th April 2008
11am @ Horsham Park
Horsham, West Sussex (UK)
01-02-2008 20:49NCADC news service
01-02-2008 20:10Jaya Klara Brekke talks to four UK based groups working to improve conditions for migrants and asks ‘how does one organise in the dark?’
01-02-2008 19:15Mouloud Sihali was one of eight men arrested over the Ricin plot in September 2002. After spending over two years in HMP Belmarsh, a jury acquitted him in April . He was re-arrested a few months later, before being cleared once again. Mouloud spent 16 months under strict control orders before being cleared in May 2007. In this exclusive interview with al-istiqamah.com, Mouloud gives a 1st-hand account of the psychological effects induced by control orders.
01-02-2008 19:04Like all Israeli policy, the imposition of Collective Punishment is about making the Palestinians so desperate that they will accept any proposal by Israel. In effect, this policy has the same desired effect as Torture.
This was part of a National Week of Action on Agrofuels in which different groups and organisations across the UK are organising protests against the deforestation, high food prices, human rights abuses and faster global warming caused by biofuels from large-scale monocultures. Over 40 people were present.
01-02-2008 17:25This past Saturday, a van load of pilgrims en route to the Festival of St Brigid in Kildare were stopped by the Irish Special Branch. We were questioned under Section 31 of the Offences Against the State Act and a detective accused me of being a terrorist. The paradigm shifts evident in this event are of concern and worth consideration.
01-02-2008 17:17There are reasons why Darfur is in the crises of the day, the poster crises, and why Congo is hardly mentioned.
The International Rescue Committee has been described in the past as the ideal instrument of psychological warfare, and it is. This is exactly what is going on with the IRC today, and more, when the IRC—heavily subsidized by the very same profiteers—sends its body counters into Congo.
01-02-2008 15:26The foie gras free north campaign, is a regional resource on the restaurants, caterers and delicatessens based across the North of England who support the trade in foie gras.
01-02-2008 13:59The Yorkshire Post (among others) reports:
Nathan Worrell, 34, as appeared in court accused of terrorist offences, hoarding bomb-making manuals, weed-killer for making explosives and waging a racist campaign against a couple .
01-02-2008 13:44The situation at Careers Development Group has changed for the better
01-02-2008 01:24IBMs Hollerith machines were used in 1930s Nazi Germany. Used to identify and single out Jews and other 'sub-standard' Unless we understand how the Nazis aquited the names more lists will be compiled against more people.
01-02-2008 00:47Nottingham Animal Rights continue to educate the public as to the truth behind foie gras. Despite being illegal to produce in Britain, free trade laws mean unscrupulous businesses and restaurants remain free to serve and sell this 'delicacy of despair'.
01-02-2008 00:03Ali G BNP says "is it cos I is caucasian?", apparently BNP aren't racist because racists bigots are actually the most endangered minority in Britain. Join the mad world of the BNP & their oxbridge debating chums like Abu Hamza.
31-01-2008 22:58Everyone is welcome to come and join a protest against unsustainable biofuels, which will be held at the filling station in front of Tesco in Milton this Saturday Feb 2 from 1-3pm. We will display our nifty 'FOOD NOT FUEL' banner and hand out leaflets, as part of a UK-wide day of action called by biofuelwatch (biofuelwatch.org.uk).