UK Newswire Archive
18-02-2008 11:02JOIN UK YOUTH AS WE TELL THE TRUTH,
18-02-2008 01:59Beaten and not given access to medical care inmates threaten and threaten suicide.
18-02-2008 01:12A Nigerian family face a second deportation attempt after being snatched in a dawn raid from Byker in Newcastle last Wednesday. They were not put onto a flight on Friday, due to protests from TCAR combined with resistance at the airport but now they have been given another flight date on Tuesday and Yarlswood is refusing to let Kunle, the father of the family, see a psychiatrist.
17-02-2008 22:51Antifascist in Moscow stabbed by Nazis on Valentine's Day march for sexual minorities
17-02-2008 22:16Remember back 9 years to 1999 and the war over Kosovo when thousands of Kosovan refugees fled to Britain. Well today in anticipation of impending Kosovo to be anounced independence tommorrow thousands of them took to the streets of central London and rallied in Trafalgar Square to celebrate.
Auckland Animal Action anonymously received the following communique:
17-02-2008 15:58Assemble 2 pm, TOTAL Garage on Cathedral Road, Cardiff
(OR meet 1.30 pm, Nye Bevan Statue, Queen Street to walk there!)
17-02-2008 14:51Sullivan writes that a (ruling class) “consensus” agenda for endless war and increased repression will be in effect regardless of who is president. He challenges the reader to pick who could best implement all this in the face of global isolation and profound domestic alienation. And, in the process, he sheds light on the real role of elections in this society.
17-02-2008 14:00On Friday 15 February the judge finished summing up in the trial of four men who were in Harmondsworth IRC at the time of the protest there on 28 November 2006. The jury are now considering whether the four should be found guilty of various charges, the main one of which is conspiracy to commit violent disorder. There has been a demonstration each Monday morning throughout the trial, and solidarity is even more important for this final week. Please join us!
How would you feel about police and troops with guns swarming through your community, your house, your possessions totally accessible to them without any legal instrument?
How would you feel about not being able to spend your own or your dead husband’s war veterans pension after he served in Vietnam?
All of that and more is happening in the intervention in the Northern Territory, which is moving up community after community from the South Australian border to the coast, terrifying people.
17-02-2008 09:41A community film made many years ago with the oldy school oxford activist scene.
17-02-2008 09:40Monthly meeting of Manchester Branch of the Industrial Workers of the World.
17-02-2008 02:09Harold Pinter, the Nobel Prize in Literature 2005
Video of his lecture:"Art, Truth & Politics"
45 minutes about US imperial policy, war and truth. Watch here: