UK Newswire Archive
08-02-2010 11:46Brighton Zine Festival 18TH-21ST February 2010
Zines,talks,food,music,unityand everything else that kicks!
08-02-2010 09:42The US clobbered BAE for bribing American infected Saudis. How should they clobber Boeing for profiting from US Govt intercepts? How should the US Govt clobber itself?
08-02-2010 09:28In addition to the story below, a Bath radical debating group is starting this week at the Black Cat, running on the 2nd Thursday of each month, this months topic is 'should we vote?'. Debate starts at 7pm
08-02-2010 08:28The Bank of England would like to stimulate the economy, but I don’t believe that is QE’s real purpose. What it was meant to do was to cover a UK debt hole that most people don’t understand but could push the economy into depression.
08-02-2010 08:18"Detention results from political decisions that represent a "hardening attitude towards irregular migrants and asylum seekers" (*PACE)
End the Detention of Foreign Nationals Now!
08-02-2010 00:43“His life will be in serious danger if he is deported back to Burundi due to the ethnic clashes and the serious institutional homophobia”. The human rights activists are appealing to the United Nations and the European Parliament to save this young man's life.
08-02-2010 00:23According to La Jornada eleven more communities are targetted for eviction.
These are Nuevo San Gregorio, Nuevo Salvador Allende, Nuevo San Pedro, 6 de Octubre, Poblado Laguna El Suspiro, Ojo de Agua el Progreso, San Jacinto Lacanjá, Nueva Galilea, Benito Juárez, Ojo de Agua La Pimienta and Chuncerro
On 22 January, some 120 indigenous people who had lived for 20 years in the villages of El Suspiro and Laguna San Pedro, in the Montes Azules Biosphere Reserve in the Lacandon jungle, were evicted by federal police, units of the Mexican army, and personnel from the office of Federal Prosecution for Environmental Protection (Profepa).
07-02-2010 23:24Israeli soldiers raided a Ramallah apartment around 3AM to arrest a Spanish and an Australian activist over expired visas in direct violation of the Oslo Accords.
At three in the morning, the Israeli army forcefully entered an apartment in the Area A city of Ramallah and arrested two activists from the International Solidarity Movement (ISM) on suspicion of overstaying their visas. The two, Ariadna Jove Marti, a Spanish journalist, and Bridgette Chappell, an Australian student in the Beir Zeit university, were then taken to the Ofer military prison located inside the Occupied Territories, where they were handed over to the Israeli immigration police unit “Oz”.
07-02-2010 19:54No Borders are a group who help desperate migrants and have rented a space in Calais that was being used to provide homeless migrants with a warm dry space to stay, food, drink, basic medical supplies, clothing and bedding etc. The French Police and UK Border / Immigration Police have smashed their way into the building via the windows and arrested almost everybody and continue to chase migrants through Calais. The migrants are fleeing political persecution, torture, rape, political imprisonment, starvation etc.
07-02-2010 18:14Friends of the earth and friends of the earth germany planning (BUND) on the 24/4/2010 a 120km long human chain of anti nuclear protesters between the 2 nuclear powerstations of Krümmel und Brunsbüttel.
07-02-2010 17:12Police force entry and arrest all those who were inside, who all had papers. Illegal eviction of space.
07-02-2010 17:07On Sunday afternoon french police has raided the new NoBorders space in Calais ( called the Kronstadt Hangar), all activists inside were brought to police stations.
07-02-2010 15:25Order in court (well another court) Systemxchange Social Centre 1st March 2010 @ Wandsworth.
07-02-2010 14:53Campaigners hold a walk-in protest at Boots over its sale of Herbal Essences who test on animals, Cambridge, UK.
A video of the action can be found here:
07-02-2010 14:22A few days ago we posted an article regarding the rapid rise and growth of some of Russia's very own Neo-Nazi paramilitary groups. These groups have been responsible for hundreds of racially motivated attacks against immigrants and refugees, plus many more murders. They typically record these attacks/murders so that they can eventually be shown to brainwash and control young recruits.