UK Newswire Archive
"the growing missile threat from North Korea and Iran" — article in the Washington Post and other major newspapers, May 26
"Iran's threat transcends religion. Regardless of sectarian bent, Muslim communities need to oppose the attempts by Iran ... to extend Shia extremism and influence throughout the world." — op-ed article in Boston Globe, May 27
"A Festering Evil. Doing nothing is not an option in handling the threat from Iran" — headline in Investor's Business Daily, May 27, 2009
This is a very small sample from American newspapers covering but two days.
06-06-2009 10:05OXFORD PALESTINE SOLIDARITY CAMPAIGN AND VIVA PALESTINA
INVITE YOU TO A PUBLIC MEETING
AID TO GAZA
7.30pm, Tuesday 9 June
Oxford Town Hall
Drivers who participated in the Viva Palestina aid convoy to Gaza will be telling us about their experience of travelling to Gaza to deliver humanitarian aid in the aftermath of the Israeli onslaught earlier this year.
We will also hear about the ongoing importance of this work in the face of the continuing blockade of Gaza and the long term effects of the war.
06-06-2009 04:13A Greek member of a leftist political party is arrested and humiliated by the Swedish police because he put up 3 stickers in the Stockholm tube. His privates were searched for drugs, he was made to get off his clothes, his home in Sweden searched without his approval, and he was jailed even though he was carrying valid ID recognised by the EU.
If we were really looking for Weapons of Mass Destruction, WMDS, or better for Chemicals of Mass Destruction,CMDs,after 9/11/01 we didn't have to look at Saddam Hussein in Iraq but instead to Jon Huntsman Jr,'s daddy in Utah who has toxic chemical production around the world,including in China,that any terrorist would be envious of.
05-06-2009 22:31The Role of Tesco in ID Card Function Creep.
05-06-2009 22:01As of the printing of this article there have been five days of testimony, stretching out over two weeks, at the preliminary hearing of Johannes Mehserle, the cop caught on video shooting Oscar Grant in the back as Grant lay on a train platform.
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President Obama has given his first major speech on relations between the United States and the Muslim world.
Anarchist Movement Conference09 is being held on the weekend of 6-7 June at Queen Mary and Westfield College, London. See website for map www.conference09.org.uk
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05-06-2009 17:47With every passing day, a new article about the recent death of a comrade in France appears in the bourgeois press. The story uncoils piece by piece. We will keep on following the events, therefore keep an eye on our website, as soon as any updates are available, they will be published there. For the ones, who speak French, are not in prison and have access to Internet, we recommend the website for the anarchist publication “Cette Semaine”, www.cettesemaine.free.fr (which is always worth reading). These words were written around the 15th of May.
Welcome to This Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for May 30th through June 5th, 2009.
05-06-2009 15:35Smash EDO PRESS RELEASE
For Immediate Release
5 June 2009
Smash EDO Carnival 2008 Protester Who Hit Back at Police Officer Wins Assault Case after Plea of Self Defence
05-06-2009 13:15Tariq Hamid Majid is the lead singer of the Daholl Kurdish Foundation, who will be performing at next Saturday afternoon's Refugee Week event in Birmingham's Chamberlain Square. His claim for asylum has been refused by the Home office on the demonstrably untrue grounds that it is not believed that he is a professional singer and that, even if that were the case, there is no evidence to suggest that singers are at risk of persecution in Iraq.