UK Newswire Archive
29-09-2008 13:13Shell to Sea Kayakers visit the Solitaire in Scotland
29-09-2008 12:27With the USA signing deals left, right and centre with the UK, Czech Republic and Poland to site elements of its "Nuclear Missile Defence Shield" - or Son of Star Wars programme - in those respective countries; with the British parliament voting last year to replace its submarine-based Trident nuclear weapons system; and with recent US and NATO support for Georgia and the Ukraine, it should come as little surprise that Russia has announced plans to upgrade its own nuclear weapons systems, putting even more strain on the now beleaguered Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT). Hence, Bush, Cheney, Brown, Blair et al have managed to restart the Cold War. Well done, gentlemen.
29-09-2008 12:18John Pilger introduces, updates and answers questions on his film "Breaking the Silence - Truth and Lies in the War on Terror"
Friday Sept 26 Logan Hall Central London
29-09-2008 11:41act for freedom!! now!!
29-09-2008 10:43Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.
- Albert Einstein
29-09-2008 09:21The Bush-Pelosi proposed law bailing out Wall Street capitalist greed and hyper-profit,will hit the American poor and middle class even harder, and prolong the crisis. Time to stop the bill! Time to change Wall Street-coddling politicians! Time to go into the streets and make the people's voice heard!
29-09-2008 09:07As reported by the Sunday People following a Freedom of Information Act request.
29-09-2008 08:15"I know our contract staff in removal centres provide care with the utmost sensitivity and compassion in really difficult circumstances, because I have studied the situation at first hand.
It's why medical care at a removal centre is as good as it is on the NHS. At Yarl's Wood - - there is 24-hour nursing care with 14 nurses, two doctors on call day and night, as well as social workers and dentists." Liam Byrne, Minister for Immigration, New Statesman, 11th September 2008
28-09-2008 22:38Refugees in South Africa have been tricked by government. They moved to camps where they were led to believe they would have a fair hearing by government but instead ALL asylum cases have been refused, irrespective of country of origin, and people are due to be returned to Somalia, DRC, Zimbabwe.
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28-09-2008 21:24Further to my last posting concerning the situation faced at HMP Glennochil by John Bowden and William Johnstone I have just heard that William who has been on hunger strike for three weeks is now declining water
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ALF ATTACK VIVISECTION BREEDER (UK)
FLY FISHERY TARGETED (UK)
MESSAGE LEFT FOR BULLFIGHTER (Spain)
3 BARCLAYS CASHPOINTS GLUED (UK)
OLD TRICKS FOR A NEW DOG (UK)
MCDONALD'S BILLBOARD PAINTBOMBED (USA)
STICKY SITUATION CONTINUES FOR BARCLAYS (UK)
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BARCLAYS BANK PAINTED AND GLUED (UK)
DOWN ON THE FARM WITH THE ALF (UK)
ANIMAL TRANSPORTER & FARM VEHICLES WRECKED (UK)
TWO SOUTHERN BARCLAYS VISITED (UK)