UK Newswire Archive
26-03-2012 10:17There will be an open Summer of Resistance info night tonight, Monday the 26th, at the Cowley Club in Brighton, 7.30pm. Come and learn more and to find out how to get involved.
26-03-2012 02:46news from the struggle against the Indonesian state, mining and logging companies by Papuan people.
a drilling rig is set afire in kampung Tablasupa
five logging camps burned by Arso villagers
25-03-2012 21:33Was 26th March, postponed to 28th March, 00.10 hrs
Many people know that the UK has embarked in a disastrous war in Afghanistan, alongside the US and NATO.
What most people do not know, or are not aware of, is that the people who arrive in UK fleeing the war in Afghanistan are routinely detained, denied protection and sent back to Afghanistan, on regular charter flights London - Kabul: there is a deportation charter flight to Afghanistan about every two weeks– charters to Afghanistan are the most regular of the mass deportation flights from the UK.
25-03-2012 20:55The Fire Station Social Centre near Lambeth Bridge will start running activities this week after a judge ruled the issuing of its IPO was illegal.
The judge threw out the London Fire Service's Interim Possession Order (IPO) on Friday after it arose that papers for the 48-hour fasttrack eviction process were received FOUR days after it was squatted.
25-03-2012 17:20claim of responsibility for action against gendarmia offices, 21 March in Puerto Montt (chile) by anonymous anarchists in solidarity with imprisoned combatant Luciano Tortuga
25-03-2012 14:41A student who says he was racially abused by three men managed to drive past them in his car and take their photographs, police have said.
25-03-2012 12:31AstraZeneca March Madness
:::Week of Action:::
Monday 26th – Saturday 31st March
A year ago, when the Arab Spring began — or, as the events were then called, the revolutionary movements in the Middle East (which had already toppled two western-backed dictators in Tunisia and Egypt) — I remember being surprised, and also worried, when Syrian activists held a “Day of Rage” in Damascus on March 15, and, the day after, other protestors in Damascus — mostly well-established human rights activists — called for the release from prison of other human rights activists, many of whom had been held for many years.
25-03-2012 08:54Oranges or arms - economic and other violence
This call can be usefull for the future anticapitalist mobilizations but also for our everyday struggles.
Whole text as pdf.
24-03-2012 18:5503/21/2012 04:51:14 PM EDT -- Bristol Evening Post (England) Talks on Abbey Wood privatisation ; Ministry of Defence 'in discussion with various companies' THE Ministry of Defence has revealed it is talking to various companies about the possible privatisation of its massive Abbey Wood centre.