UK Newswire Archive
02-03-2013 23:49Fyoder Dostoevsky, the Russian novelist and sometimes political dissident, once wisely observed that a good barometer of the level and quality of a society's civilisation is the way it treats it's prisoners, the most dis-empowered of all social groups.
02-03-2013 17:29All this talk of the EDL teaming up with Nazis and yet.......
Discussion from 7pm on LGBTQ+ issues and queer identity, see below:
02-03-2013 14:06LONDON March 1st.Bradley Manning solidarity outside U.S. embassy
organised by Veterans for Peace in the U.K.
Local residents who have been working on a proposal to have most of Pilrig given extra planning protection are delighted that, this week, councillors have agreed to put the idea out to a formal consultation.
02-03-2013 11:15A 20 years old male, neo-nazi has been arrested on suspicion of belonging to a racist gang that mounted a string of attacks on Pakistani immigrants in Athens last September.
02-03-2013 10:58Established 1934 ~ Re-established 2013
This is an excerpt from “Anarchists in the board room – how social movements and social media can help your organisation be more like people”, by Liam Barrington-Bush. Liam is currently running a campaign to have the book crowd funded.
01-03-2013 20:21Why the decision handed down by the court is good news against a system with hidden objectives
01-03-2013 17:55KATY BOURNE SUSSEX POLICE CRIME COMMISSIONER NAMED IN COVER PEDOPHILES COVER UP. KATY BOURNE MAKING SUSSEX SAFER FOR PEDOPHILES
Katy Bourne Sussex Police Crime Commissioner under attack over Paedophiles cover up.
Remove Martin Richards as Chief Constable and ask an outside Police Force to investigate corruption and gross misconduct inside Sussex Police Force
01-03-2013 13:58Schedule 7 of the Terrorism Act 2000 is being used to gather intelligence on activists. Corporate Watch would encourage anyone stopped under this legislation to expose its misuse.
UPDATE: Verbatim transcript of Bradley Manning's Feb 28 statement now online. Thanks to Alexa O'Brien.
Yesterday in court Bradley Manning read out a long statement explaining the background to the leaks, how and why he had come to send the files to WikiLeaks, what had motivated him, what he hoped would happen as a result. This statement was not initially available, so this article has been compiled from tweets sent from the court and afterwards by Alexa O'Brien, who has been reporting on the case from the beginning.
There will be a solidarity vigil for Bradley Manning outside the US Embassy in London today, Friday 1 March at 5pm
01-03-2013 00:19In-depth interview with Nobel Laureate Robert B. Laughlin on his book "Powering the Future: How We Will Eventually Solve the Energy Crisis and Fuel the Civilization of Tomorrow." Dr. Rose M. Cory's new science on positive feedback loop discovered in the melting Arctic. Plus song "No Such Thing As Waste" by Australia's Formidable Vegetable Sound System. Radio Ecoshock 130227