UK Newswire Archive
01-03-2010 19:43Students at the University of Westminster today took action to oppose the proposed cuts to 10% of jobs at the university by storming the board meeting and then occupying the Vice Chancellor's office.
01-03-2010 17:33You might have noticed the name North West Development Agency appearing all over MULE recently – it’s under pretty much every public-private stone you overturn. It puts a lot of money into regeneration, and is part of the New East Manchester Ltd partnership. It’s been funding the National Football Museum, it’s given money to United Utilities, and it’s supporting development of the region’s nuclear sector.
In Washington each new day brings a fresh call to "reform entitlement programs" — Social Security, Medicare, etc., (in Congress, the word "reform" now means to eliminate, or drastically reduce). Tackling Social Security has been on the to-do list of the corporate elite for years, and they're not waiting any longer.
01-03-2010 13:09Families flock to the Livesey Museum for the re-opening of the former children's museum to mark two years since Southwark Council shut the building down
01-03-2010 11:24The struggle against the UK's immigration detention system is gathering pace. Inside Yarl's Wood, the women's fight continues with some inmates still refusing food. The UK Border Agency is now under pressure. You can help.
28-02-2010 22:55The original article "Sumac Kawsay" was published on the Web site of Foro Social Mundial on 6 February 2009. The Spanish translation by Blanca Diego, "Buen Vivir," was published on the same site on the same day. English translation by Christopher Reid. The French translation by Angélica Montes, "'Bien Vivre', un concept de la pensée décoloniale indigène en Amérique latine," is available at the Web site of le Mouvement des indigènes de la république (MIR).
28-02-2010 22:10Badiou makes a forceful argument for the reclamation of the Communist Idea. Whilst this can only be applauded, Badious methodology contains several flaws which must be addressed.
28-02-2010 22:04Edinburgh Anti-Fascist Alliance response.
28-02-2010 21:05A protest march against the police killing of the 25 year old plumber Nikolas Toddi a few weeks ago in Byronas, Athens, was subject of brutal police repression with 11 people arrested and many badly wounded, with one of the arrested hospitalised.
4 days later, the British Desire Petroleum company began exploring for oil and gas off the Falklands/Las Malvinas, seized from Argentina by Britain in 1833 and fought over by the nations in a 74-day war in 1982.
London's energy grab in the South Atlantic did not go unnoticed in Mexico, where the leaders of 26 South and Central American countries attended the Unity Summit.
Britain is playing with fire and if it ignites a new conflict it could rapidly spread far beyond the waters off the southern tip of South America.
28-02-2010 17:20Continues updates from Greece since december 2009
pl copy paste round the world
March 20th-28th in Grenoble
28-02-2010 14:29Solidarity with the Yarl’s Wood protesters!
Support all asylum seekers in struggle against Britain’s racist immigration laws!
Close Communications House!
28-02-2010 11:56Statement of the Jewish Voice for a Just Peace in the Middle East – EJJP Germany
Dr. Norman Finkelstein has cancelled his planned flight to Germany.
He wanted to speak in Munich, Milbertshofen and Berlin on February 24, 25 and 26.