UK Newswire Archive
31-03-2001 16:57The UK has aligned itself firmly on the side of the pharmaceutical industry in the battle over cheap drugs for developing countries, declaring that patents on medicines must be upheld even in poor countries where millions are dying of diseases such as tuberculosis and Aids.
The financial minister of Finland Sauli Niinistö is ordering
two more pies. And the delivery is free of charge.
What is the man behind him saying? - I forgot to shave today.
- Wolfensohn, you unshaved latitude, I order you to take a number two.
31-03-2001 12:28Only by using excessive force and a variety of "indirect" measures was the police able to make sure the Castor nuclear waste transport reached its destination.
31-03-2001 12:01The Torie continue to stir up facism.
31-03-2001 02:12The following essay was the handout for the workshop of the same title at the SF Bay Area Anarchist Conference 2001 in March, which was added due to the fact there wasn't a single workshop/discussion on the issue of race/diversity in the schedule of the conference. http://www.infoshop.org/rants/race_punk_rock.html
31-03-2001 01:08Thousands of animals are being needlessly slaughtered and burned. Thousands of people are trapped in their homes. Why are people accepting this?
31-03-2001 00:23ACTION ALERT! HAWAIIAN SOVEREIGNTY LEADER, INTERNATIONALLY RECOGNIZED, JAILED FOR 5 YEARS FOR VISITING ANCESTRIAL LAND. POLITICAL PRISONER SITUATION. ACT NOW!
30-03-2001 16:44Trial suppressing huge amount of information.
Journo fighting for 1st amm.rights on eve of trial.
30-03-2001 16:03The High Court handed down a discouraging judgement today for the anti-nuclear movement. It effectively overturned a previous case in which an argument that nuclear weapons are illegal under international law was successful in the acquittal of three activists.
30-03-2001 08:50Here's a link to a picture of the Pie Action against Wolfensohn, the General director of the World Bank.
29-03-2001 18:46An account of an African-American reporter's experience with the Twin Cities IndyMedia collective.
29-03-2001 18:29Pictures of the pie fiesta will be published soon on
Independent Media Center Finland.
The pie throwing was broadcasted on the TV-news in Finland today.
Keep your eyes on the IMC.
29-03-2001 18:27About mid day I went into central London to see how effective the tube workers strike had been. Far too much so for the supervisor of one station [*], it seems!
29-03-2001 14:34Striking London Underground workers have outlines how bad the situation is getting as the capital's crumbling infrastructure continues to break down
29-03-2001 11:25Leeds Students Campaign against PR Company Involvement in the College
Burson-Marsteller is the world's largest PR network, whose past and present clients include fascist Argentina, Nicolae Ceaucescu, Monsanto, MacDonalds and the World Bank. Now they plan to get involved in running Leeds Metropolitan University