UK Newswire Archive
24-02-2001 18:28Keep Reading
24-02-2001 14:56John Pilger, radical journalist par excellence, was the 'mystery guest' at a well attended gathering of the London Socialist Alliance in Bloomsbury last night.
23-02-2001 18:54The same internet story as last year (and post j18) being used by police to keep the 'they're organising a violent mayday riot' story infront of the press.
I mean look at the url they've given the story for fucks sake and mayday 2001 is still months away!
It's also amazing that they keep refering to 'mayday riots' - which let's face it is not what happened last year.
more on mayday media propaganda at:
23-02-2001 18:10Lunchtime news reports suggested that 'best of both worlds' Blair was considering an April election.
23-02-2001 12:15Adam Porter on the reaction to the Iraq attack - follow the link below.
23-02-2001 09:24Women and girls do 2/3 of the world's work for 5% of the
income. 2/3 of this work is unwaged.
22-02-2001 15:24NUS national shutdown and student direct action
print out and distribute locally
22-02-2001 13:15Imaginary Times - TUESDAY FEBRUARY 13 2001
Police plot May demonstration to disrupt London
BY STEWART "MI5 PART-TIMER" AND DANIEL "I ONLY READ PRESS RELEASES" MCGRORY
21-02-2001 18:04U.S. has filed a complaint with the WTO to stop Brazil from distributing free AIDS medicine that has saved thousands of lives, claiming Brazil violates patent laws.
21-02-2001 17:57Spanish Authorities have decided to begin filling the controversial Itoiz Dam in Navarra next month, despite a new safety report which states that the dam is very likely to have 'catastrophic consequences' if it is filled. The report states that this catastrophy could endanger the safety of the Asco Nuclear Power Plant further down river. Protestors are calling for a moratorium on the filling of the dam until an international panel of experts is satisfied it is safe.
Photo:- activists from Solidarios con Itoiz scale the Millennium Wheel in October 1999.
21-02-2001 16:38I. Marcos on everything you ever wanted to know about the
Zapatista march, under the following headings:
a)the current political debate
b)the three signals
c)the COCOPA law
Originally published in Spanish by the EZLN
Translated by irlandesa
21-02-2001 15:55As if BSE and bankrupcy isnt enough, farmers are about to be dealt another blow.
21-02-2001 12:59Friday 23th Feb 2001 will see a demo in Scotland in support of Lorenzo, Damon, and Mik who appear in a Tennessee court for sentencing next week.
20-02-2001 19:15We've got a new site up at yearzero.org. New stuff to read and easier to use. Its dead swanky. Pieces by Pilger and Chomsky plus loads of cool stuff.
20-02-2001 16:38People Awareness day to show the public we are still paying too much tax on fuel. Peaceful Demonstration on 24th February 2001 in Wales. See web site for more information of areas and dates.
20-02-2001 06:07Far more than just missile defense, the U.S. plans to control the "ultimate high ground of space and dominate the planet below" with high-tech weapons and a space corps. Karl Grossman examines the drive to build a national missile defense system and the danger that it will undermine global and regional balance and stability. Listen to the RealAudio version of the interview on Between The Lines www.btlonline.org for week ending 2/23/01. To receive our weekly Q&A and Summary, write email@example.com and/or firstname.lastname@example.org