UK Newswire Archive
19-05-2009 21:28One week ahead of Shell's trial for human rights abuses, including the murder of Ken Saro-Wiwa, activists turned up the heat on Shell at their AGM.
19-05-2009 20:17When they knock at your door hold them up as long as possible. chat shit, argue even agree with them if you have to, just slow the fuckers down.
19-05-2009 18:18Leaflet Unite For Jobs Demo, Birmingham 16.5.09
19-05-2009 18:12Never seen since its one and only showing in 2000 this took some tracking down I can tell you. Please note the processes by which freemasons keep their mutual interests hidden in official government positions.
19-05-2009 17:51Nepalese Maoists leave government - sackings, lies and videotape...
Last week (on Monday 4th May) Unified Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist) Chairman and Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal (also known as Prachanda, "the fierce one") resigned. This was the latest twist in a long running power struggle.
Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org for Tuesday May 19th 2009.
19-05-2009 16:59Banned from every Starbucks in America we are coming to spread our gospel of sustainable consumption, strong local economies and access to public space and free speech.
19-05-2009 16:42Includes Kevin Donnelly's letter in the Guardian re usury, a modest proposal to eliminate card fraud and a dissenting view of our supposedly so crooked MPs.
19-05-2009 16:24Sima Valand is desperately fighting to stop the Home Office sending her to India where she is at risk of murder at the hands of her in-laws. She was not flown on Fri 8th May for reasons that are still unknown but a new removal date has been set for this Wednesday (20th May). She remains in an immigration prison.
19-05-2009 16:19Apart from some valiant exceptions, the historical question is: why did the European workers so readily follow Hitler and Mussolini? Could this happen again?
March via Downing Street to New Scotland Yard.
The United Campaign Against Police Violence has called a national demonstration to highlight the issues of police violence and demand justice for those who have died in police custody.
The police tactic of "kettling" demonstrators - essentially detaining protestors and bystanders without charge - will be turned on its head on the protest, when we kettle New Scotland Yard.
So, we are led to believe that President Obama, who was elected as “the peace candidate”, will restrain the nakedly belligerent Israeli government.
In his Newsweek interview published online the same day, whilst reiterating the same old propaganda, Obama’s tone was more blunt than usual…
19-05-2009 12:48The BNP are being given a platform in a local debating hall - lets get organised and stop the BNP from speaking
19-05-2009 12:32Video of Monday 15 May, includes assaults and threats of arrest to journalists, and catches spurious comments by a police officer about the press "parasites".
19-05-2009 10:53TRANSNATIONAL DEMO FOR FREEDOM OF MOVEMENT AND THE ABOLITION OF
MIGRATION CONTROLS. Calais, Saturday 27th June 2009.