UK Newswire Archive
30-10-2009 22:30an afternoon of demos against animal abuse in Malvern,
30-10-2009 20:35We defeated E.On’s plans to build the first coal-fired power station in over 30 years, which is definitely something to be proud of. But, as this week’s actions have shown, the fight against coal is far from over and concerned individuals are showing no sign in slowing down their activities.
30-10-2009 19:45SchNEWS looks critically at the Guardian's expose of a police spotter card for so-called 'domestic extremists'... plus, it's been another hot week for climate protesters in Britain as high-emissions coal power is targeted, a round-up of Halloween direct action protests in Britain against the arms industry and animal testing, Britain is deporting refugees back into the dangerous warzones they fled - and a group sent back to Iraq have found themselves being sent back to Britain, and more....
30-10-2009 18:00There is demonstration tomorrow by Islam4UK [Al Muajiroun] asking for UK Sharia Law. Other more moderate Islamic groups are holding a counter protest against them. The Nazi English Defence League and various other Nazi scum groups are planning a counter demo against all of them and are probably planning violence. All anti fascists are being called upon to stop the Nazis tomorrow in London.
Welcome to This Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for October 24th to October 30th, 2009
Another week of broken promises and recriminations over the negotiating table for the UK postal service and it's workers on the frontline.
30-10-2009 15:35Campaigners gather for a vigil to mark the 34th anniversary of the unlawful Moroccan invasion of Western Sahara
30-10-2009 14:26Around the country billboards containing Poppy Appeal posters from the Royal British Legion are displaying images of British soldiers in Afghanistan, or their greiving widows and family. While the appeal tried to raise it's annual £30 million, most people think the best way to help the troops is to bring them home and prosecute the politicians who sent them. Below we outline how to modify these billboards yourself to carry the messages 'BRING 'EM HOME' and 'PROSECUTE BLAIR'
30-10-2009 13:24uk are building incinerators that are a danger to health and the climate .we must stop them being built prottest now before its 2 late
30-10-2009 10:44Behind Bars present the All Hallows Eve Dress the fuck up (or not) Masquerade Ball wiv Living dead Live acts,Dancefloor Ghouls djs (inc SIREN sound System) and Scary Films
30-10-2009 02:09The power of simple subvertising was demonstrated this week when a little cut and paste work on a few billboards became a national media story. Elevated from a being noticed by just a few passers by to tens of thousands of readers and TV viewers, the subvertisement of poppy appeal posters has apparently hit a chord.
30-10-2009 00:44Bumper edition out now, hot on the heels of the postal strike, local council proposed job cuts, threatened local wildlife, and more
Today, four thousand people took the streets in Graz, in southeastern Austria, to protest against the continuing degradation of their study and living conditions. In early afternoon, the assembly-hall of the faculty of social sciences at Innsbruck University, in the federal state of Tyrol, was squatted by students. That means that, at the moment, lecture rooms and spaces at all principal Austrian universitys are occupied by student activists. Only the little university of Leoben, in Styria, which specializes in mining is not yet seized by the waves of protest.
We were happy to leave Debra Bell of the one woman organisation Talking About Cannabis to drift into well deserved obscurity.
29-10-2009 22:17Othman Sakallah, a Palestinian student who holds an offer to attend the London School of Economics (LSE) has tonight been elected as the Honorary President of the LSE Students' Union.
29-10-2009 21:46This article is an interview with the spokesperson of the decolonial movement known as the Movement of the Indigenous of the Republic (Mouvement des Indigènes de la République - MIR) in France, composed of Arab, African and Antillean youth who struggle against the coloniality of power within the French imperial state today
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