UK Newswire Archive
05-03-2009 14:16Data raid seizes 'blacklist' of 3,200 construction workers
5 March, 2009
05-03-2009 13:38Tali Janner-Klausner spoke to The Commune, a libertarian socialist group, about the new London School Students’ Union.
05-03-2009 13:04What is the future of animal testing in Europe?
Showing videos of the UK university occupations,
and videos on squatting in the UK and Europe.
05-03-2009 10:52""Still think that if you're innocent, you have nothing to fear from surveillance and control laws? Have a look at this news-video about Stephen Clarke, a man who was accused to taking pictures of sewer-gratings in Manchester and arrested. Though the police couldn't find any photos of sewer-gratings on his phone (and even though "what a sewer grating looks like" isn't a piece of specialized terrorist intelligence), he was held on suspicion of planning an act of terror, imprisoned for two days while the police searched his home, his phone and his computer. When they couldn't find anything suspicious, they released him, but kept his DNA on file, as the biometric of someone who had been accused of plotting a terrorist act. ""
also read down about the what happen to me peace at the bottom
the double police bullshit story, just who are they employing !!!.
05-03-2009 10:20Twenty five years after the miners' strike, is coal about to make a comeback in the North East? (Not before a fight! ed)
05-03-2009 10:16bosses thought up a new way to get around the law by writing contracts saying there workers were subcontracters.
An article is on the workrep site
05-03-2009 08:55Who are these Sheffield people?
05-03-2009 08:26Bath Activist Network are proud to announce the launch of Baths radical lending library - from Ascaso to Z-mag if its radical and you wanna read it, we'll probably have it!
05-03-2009 08:20As part of the launch of our website, BAN has put together some of the best bits from 2005-7 - we have kept it to local stuff, But BAN activists have also been involved in most of the major national/international campaigns of the last few years such as EDO, G8 and climate camp. Happy reading.
05-03-2009 00:00On Tuesday 10 March the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Human Rights will discuss whether or not to hear Craig Murray's evidence on the UK government's policy of using intelligence from torture. They discussed whether to hear his evidence on 3 March but failed to reach a conclusion. Please take a few minutes to view his website and send an email supporting his crucial testimony on the use of torture.
04-03-2009 23:22Royal Bank of Scotland: £33 billion in bail outs SO FAR!
Using OUR MONEY!
RBS boss 50-year-old Sir Fred: retires early with a whopping £16 million pension fund.
Using OUR MONEY!
TRAPS DESTROYED, SHOOTING PENS TRASHED, BIRD SET FREE (UK)
GRAFFITI PROTEST AGAINST SLAUGHTER OF DOGS (Mexico)
CIRCUS POSTERS TRASHED (France)
VIVISECTOR, MINING EXEC. VISITED AT HOME (USA)
TELMEX PHONES PAINTED (Mexico)
TELMEX PHONES GLUED (Mexico)
POSTAL ANNOYANCE BRIGADE TARGETS VIVISECTORS (USA)
04-03-2009 18:35As the state of Britain's major financial institutions becomes daily more precarious, the row over the pension awarded the former head of the Royal Bank of Scotland Group (RBS), Sir Fred Goodwin, has become ever more charged.
04-03-2009 18:11As the marvellous but short-lived campaign Justice for Cleaners has ended, it is now Cleaners for Justice! Cleaners in London are beginning to come together again to continue the fight for their rights.