UK Newswire Archive
18-02-2002 15:08In this international student protest newsletter:
1. The mobilisation for the upcoming protests in the Spanish cities Salamanca and Sevilla and reports on local protests across Europe and Canada;
2. The World Bank and public services (education);
3. GATS negotiations.
This game is highly rumored to be based on the WTO protests in Seattle.
18-02-2002 13:08Argentine Solidarity Campaign website now up and running at:
18-02-2002 11:43Italian interior minister issued order to fire on G-8 protesters
Last Updated Sun, 17 Feb 2002 19:57:49
18-02-2002 11:35A statement by the CACC (Campaign Against Criminalising Communities, part of the Coalition Against the Terrorism Acts)
18-02-2002 08:57What the Bush family, the CIA, and capitalist untouchables are really up to.
18-02-2002 05:56B.C. declares war on the poor, the disabled, the elderly, tenants, students, workers and Legal Aid services for the poor.
The Poverty and Human Rights Project of B.C. writes the following letter to the United Nations Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights regarding B.C's violations of UN International Covenant on Economic,
Social and Cultural Rights.
17-02-2002 23:47Environmentalists are being called to save an urban ‘Garden of Eden’ housing an apple orchard being threatened with certain death after its light life-source was callously removed at Prince Charles’ favourite disused railway yard - Bishopsgate Goodsyard in London’s East End. Urgent action is needed to save the trees.
17-02-2002 22:36It's a common presumption hereabouts that so-called conspiracy theorists are nazi paranoid weirdos who are basically anti-semitic and secretly promulgating the reactionary totalitarian state they're pretending to oppose.The best sites are now displaying a 'free speech websites against bigotry and racism' gif to demonstrate their commitment to anti-racist principles and 'common sense' bigotry. im switzerland is currently under attack from the same wilfull misinterpretations regarding a Latuff cartoon. Watch out. Click the link for more information.
17-02-2002 21:10Ari "The Egg with Eyebrows" Fleischer, Susan the Shemale, Senile Cranks, and Clusters of Cowering Syncophants: Welcome to the White House Press Conference!
17-02-2002 20:34The beginging of a series of articles from Chiapas on the current situation in Mexico and the broader Anti-Globalization Movement.
17-02-2002 19:42Chronology of events at the blockade at the roundabout outside sellafield
17-02-2002 19:38police show unnecessary brutality when dealing with peaceful protesters.
17-02-2002 19:37BRITAIN and five other European Union countries came to a surprise agreement yesterday to introduce an EU-wide arrest warrant a year earlier than planned.
Australian news program airs secret surveillance footage detailing plan to kill Zimbabwe's president. British PR firm - BSMG - the financial conduit for the plan.
17-02-2002 14:31Officials have confirmed an exchange of fire involving British
Paras in Kabul took place at the same time civilians said they
were shot at while trying to take a pregnant woman to
17-02-2002 11:35Chaussette Verte's fight against the music industry is growing as an international movement