Skip to content or view mobile version

Home | Mobile | Editorial | Mission | Privacy | About | Contact | Help | Security | Support

A network of individuals, independent and alternative media activists and organisations, offering grassroots, non-corporate, non-commercial coverage of important social and political issues.

UK Newswire Archive

Full article

L'armée française perd son leadership européen...?

05-02-2002 14:18

DÉFENSE Pionnier de l'Europe de la Défense, l'Hexagone doit désormais jouer les seconds rôles derrière la Grande-Bretagne. L'armée française perd son leadership européen ------ eh qoui? On pleurede ca?
La grogne des militaires français

Full article | 2 comments


05-02-2002 12:49

Two protesters who chained themselves to a train full of arms dealers on 13th September last year, to prevent it arriving at the UK’s biggest ever arms fair, have appealed for support during their trial next week.

Full article | 2 comments

21 spent fuel rods en route from Germany to Sellafield

05-02-2002 12:11

Three containers with 21 spent nuclear fuel rods have started their journey from Germany to Sellafield in northern England.

Full article

Iranian Workers News, N 22 Volume3

05-02-2002 10:16

In this issue: Textile workers protest non-payment of their salaries, Teachers protests , article on political and economic pressures on Iranian workers, downloadable in pdf format:

Full article | 1 comment

An Anarchist FAQ updated

05-02-2002 10:16

An Anarchist FAQ has been updated to include an indepth
analysis of the Makhnovist movement, an anarchist peasant
army active in the Ukraine during the Russian Revolution.

Full article | 1 comment

Free Inventions for Africa - Down With Patents!

05-02-2002 09:38

Black Science Forum (BSF) is a group of science activists. We employ radical methods to bring technological development to the Black World...

Full article | 1 comment


05-02-2002 04:17

Since taking office, George W. Bush has lavished spectacular taxpayer funded largesse on the corporate media that made excuses for his inadequacies, overlooked his corruption, shielded him from scandal, and escorted him into the White House. It has been a squalid quid pro quo that has gone largely unexamined, because those whose job it is to report on such corruption are too busy benefiting from it.

Full article | 2 comments

Union Fury At Blair Privatisation "Reforms"

05-02-2002 04:09

In his speech, Mr Blair stopped short of calling union bosses "wreckers" but a reference to "small c conservatives" was taken to be a swipe at resistance to his policies by people on the left of Labour.

Full article

United States Must Take Steps To Rein In RightWing Death Squads in Colombia

05-02-2002 04:00

Right-Wing Death Squads
United States Must Take Steps in Colombia Now to Keep Paramilitary Forces from Killing More Innocent People

Full article

Chomsky Says, " US Foreign Policy Amounts to International Terrorism"

05-02-2002 03:54

"If one looked at the official definition of terrorism, it would be identical to the official definition of US foreign policy," Chomsky said to wild cheers from the audience.

Full article

Pilger decries 'censorship by omission'

05-02-2002 03:47

CONTROVERSIAL author and journalist John Pilger yesterday criticised politics, big business, the media and academics for what he called their complicity in a terrible silence.

Full article | 1 comment

Wilhelm Reich's academic disciples

05-02-2002 01:04

Wilhelm Reich is dishonoured by some of his followers

Full article

Injustice Film screening.

05-02-2002 00:35

INJUSTICE - the feature length documentary about deaths of black people in police custody - will screened on the 19th February at the Prince Charles Cinema, London.

Full article

Barbed Wire Britain supports Malaga Protests

04-02-2002 23:48

After taking part in the protest at Malaga detention center, Nicolás Sguiglia was beaten up by police. He is now facing expulsion from Spain. As part of an international fax campaign, the Voice, Jena and Barbed Wire Britain are supporting him.

Full article | 1 comment

Carnival, samba and...pies at the World Social Forum

04-02-2002 23:16

Porto Alegre-(Brasil)
Brasilian Carnival invades VIPs Hall at the World Social Forum. In another conference room French minister got pied.

Full article | 2 comments

BFI strike enters fourth week

04-02-2002 23:13

BFI strike enters fourth week
On Thursday morning, over 100 MSF staff at the British Film Institute walked out for the third week running in a dispute over pay.

Full article

WEF Audio reports from NY

04-02-2002 21:52

Audio MP3 files from IMC New York. Links take you to posting where you can download or listen to the reports.

Full article | 1 comment

Fritz Springmeier detained without charge

04-02-2002 20:34

Fritz Springmeier, authority and author on the Illuminati and trauma-based mind control, and so a 'paranoid nutcase' to some contributers here, has been arrested in the US and is being detained without charge in Multinomah County Detention Center on a 'US Marshall Hold' He is not thought to have committed any crime except writing and counselling.
If you need a little insight into Springmeier's thinking click the link for an interview transcript.

Full article | 1 comment

Support Nico Sguiglia: Stop the deportation of a no-border activist

04-02-2002 20:27

Support Nico Sguiglia: Stop the deportation of a no-border activist
Fax campaign to prevent the deportation from Spain of a no-border acticist who was arrested and beaten up after the blockade of an immigrant detention center.
Upcoming Coverage
View and post events
Upcoming Events UK
24th October, London: 2015 London Anarchist Bookfair
2nd - 8th November: Wrexham, Wales, UK & Everywhere: Week of Action Against the North Wales Prison & the Prison Industrial Complex. Cymraeg: Wythnos o Weithredu yn Erbyn Carchar Gogledd Cymru

Ongoing UK
Every Tuesday 6pm-8pm, Yorkshire: Demo/vigil at NSA/NRO Menwith Hill US Spy Base More info: CAAB.

Every Tuesday, UK & worldwide: Counter Terror Tuesdays. Call the US Embassy nearest to you to protest Obama's Terror Tuesdays. More info here

Every day, London: Vigil for Julian Assange outside Ecuadorian Embassy

Parliament Sq Protest: see topic page
Ongoing Global
Rossport, Ireland: see topic page
Israel-Palestine: Israel Indymedia | Palestine Indymedia
Oaxaca: Chiapas Indymedia
All Regions
South Coast
Other Local IMCs
Bristol/South West
Social Media
You can follow @ukindymedia on and Twitter. We are working on a Twitter policy. We do not use Facebook, and advise you not to either.
Support Us
We need help paying the bills for hosting this site, please consider supporting us financially.
Other Media Projects
Dissident Island Radio
Corporate Watch
Media Lens
Earth First! Action Update
Earth First! Action Reports
All Topics
Animal Liberation
Climate Chaos
Energy Crisis
Free Spaces
Ocean Defence
Other Press
Public sector cuts
Social Struggles
Terror War
Workers' Movements
Major Reports
NATO 2014
G8 2013
2011 Census Resistance
Occupy Everywhere
August Riots
Dale Farm
J30 Strike
Flotilla to Gaza
Mayday 2010
Tar Sands
G20 London Summit
University Occupations for Gaza
Indymedia Server Seizure
COP15 Climate Summit 2009
Carmel Agrexco
G8 Japan 2008
Stop Sequani
Stop RWB
Climate Camp 2008
Oaxaca Uprising
Rossport Solidarity
Smash EDO
Past Major Reports
Encrypted Page
You are viewing this page using an encrypted connection. If you bookmark this page or send its address in an email you might want to use the un-encrypted address of this page.
If you recieved a warning about an untrusted root certificate please install the CAcert root certificate, for more information see the security page.