UK Newswire Archive
13-01-2010 16:52Summary of hunt saboteurs' activity in the region from August - December 2009.
13-01-2010 13:56This is a callout for people to take part in setting up an Unemployed Workers and Claimants Union in Oxford.
13-01-2010 13:36On 5th January 2010 blog platform WordPress.com shut down a number of blogs it hosted after claims by the director of legal services at the University of Liverpool, Kevan Ryan, that posts on them defamed vice-chancellor Sir Howard.
At least three blogs were affected - The Bristol Blogger, EcoLogics and Sir Howard Newby Watch. The first two were brought back online after the posts in question (dating as far back as 2007) were hidden from public view. Sir Howard Newby Watch remains offline. The claims that the posts in question were defamatory have not been tested.
13-01-2010 09:13Convictions for peaceful protests deemed 'offensive' to chauvinists, and plans to ban an organisation which is not accused of any crime, mark a further onslaught on basic liberties in Britain.
13-01-2010 02:19NATIONAL MARCH & RALLY AGAINST THE UNIVERSITY OF BRADFORD
Saturday 13th February 2010
Important developments have been made with the campaign to stop animal experiments at the University of Bradford and we are progressing with our aims on a constant basis. Please come out onto the streets of Bradford on this day and help create a show of strength, letting Bradford Uni know the opposition to their ongoing vivisection.
13-01-2010 00:32As you may be aware a campaign has been running to revive the Earth Centre in Doncaster as a community space and environment skill centre. In the last few days it has come to our attention that a very curious collection of multinationals partner a company (RTTG) Rapid Technology Transfer Group that has along with DMBC have been privately making plans for the future of the site. They dont seem to have a website yet.....
12-01-2010 22:28I would like to publice the way in which a large company treats Asians. There have been 3 separate issues of serious Racial Discrimination/Harassment by this company which led to Asian employees leaving the company.
12-01-2010 19:14The article discusses the reasons for US's defeat in Afghanistan
Westside may have formed at Cimate Camp, but their activities are ot restricted that process, and last year, in fact, focussed elsewhere.
12-01-2010 18:38For maximum impact, all aspects of a boycotted corporation's parent
company should be avoided.
12-01-2010 17:24TO SHOOT AN ELEPHANT
The “To shoot an elephant” team calls for a Global Screening-Global Screaming Day for Gaza on January 18^th , 2010
The 18^th of January 2010 is the first anniversary of the end to the bombing by Israel of the Gaza Strip; an attack which began on the 27^th of December 2008, and lasted until the 18^th of January 2009, and in which 1,412 Palestinians lost their lives. The documentary /To shoot an elephant/ is an eye witness account from within the Gaza Strip of what occurred during those days. This direct and privileged narration becomes a tool with which we can confront the Israeli propaganda about what really happened there and the silence of the international community.
12-01-2010 13:00the BNP is facing a financially tough general election and now the NF & UKIP could split their vote.
12-01-2010 12:26Lydia Besong Released From Yarl's Wood
Fresh claim for asylum to be considered by UKBA
Supporters of Lydia Besong, the writer and human rights activist threatened with deportation from the UK, have welcomed the UK Border Agency's decision to release her and to consider a fresh claim for asylum.