UK Newswire Archive
26-05-2002 15:35The Nestlé sponsored Hay-on-Wye Literary Festival is in trouble as writers such as Germaine Greer and Jim Crace have pulled out in protest over the involvement of the baby milk pusher. To sign-up to leaflet at the event see http://www.babymilkaction.org/pages/hayonwye.html
26-05-2002 15:24The Left must organize a strong "No" vote on the Euro. Forget the arguments pro and con: this is a referencdum on New Labour's pro-capitalist, war-mongering, poor-bashing, benefits grabbing, millionaire brownosing regime. It is time to let Tony Blair know that the only reason we don't vote against his smarmy crew is because we think the other lot is worse. VOTE NO
26-05-2002 13:35In order to continue the "state of emergency" against the wishes of parliament, King Gyanendra dissolved parliament. The press is under strict censorship, and government security forces have been acting with impunity, engaging in torture and summary execution, and killing of noncombatants. Yet the U.S. has increased support for the Nepali state.
26-05-2002 12:21From May 30-June 2, 2002, the ultra-secret, ultra-elitist Bilderberg cabal will meet at the Westfields Marriott Hotel in Chantilly, Va., seven miles south of Washington, D.C. The big question is: will the local and national media cover this extremely crucial event?
26-05-2002 06:01Banks have caused great evil in our country, we're fighting against them, we need your help.
25-05-2002 23:19A satire. Most think Bush and Osama bin Laden are 2 extremes apart. I say they are corporate partners! Who knows? Both are wealthy men, maybe they're both monopolizing profits on the Global War Against Terrorism!
25-05-2002 20:53Call for 911 Activism. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for full kit - contacts, etc. Notes from "Prisons We Choose To Live Inside" by Doris Lessing, which is to current activism what Sun Tsu is to Art of War. Read it! & Breathe better!
25-05-2002 18:33The Israeli army has reentered Bethlehem
25-05-2002 16:15Police in Sussex are trying to frighten local people away from attending Sunday's protest against planned destruction of ancient woodland in Durrington, Worthing.
25-05-2002 14:25Since its inception, the Bush Administration has launched two great foreign policy initiatives: a global war against terrorism, and a global campaign to expand American access to foreign oil.
25-05-2002 14:10"More and more, President Bush's rhetoric sounds like the crazed videotapes of Osama bin Laden" - Robert Fisk
25-05-2002 13:53Finger of blame points directly at the FBI for ignoring warnings that might have averted 11 September
Break through the media spin -Spread the Word! (article 1)
25-05-2002 11:16BOGOTA -- Blown-up bridges, intimidation, fears of fraud and a gunfight that left nine people dead have heightened class tension in Colombia with just hours to go before bourgeois elections.