UK Newswire Archive
24-07-2002 18:40American President George Bush has been demanding a "regime change" in "evil" Iraq, which he plans to invade. Saddam Hussein's possible reply, from Baghdad:
24-07-2002 17:50After two days of peaceful and festive demonstrations,actions, street theatre and performances in Strasbourg, today police have attacked a demonstration agains a migrant`s dtention centre in Strasbourg city centre.
24-07-2002 17:44I explain why, arguably, 911 mastermind George Bush & his co-terrorists U.S. Attorney General John Ashcroft, FBI director Robert Mueller and his predecessors Thomas Pickard and Louis Freeh ought to be shackled and goggled and flown to Guantanamo.
24-07-2002 16:42In the wake of Esso's injunction stopping Greenpeace France from using the StopE$$0 dollar signs on its website, StopEsso has moved the site out of France, and into Texas, home of ExxonMobil.
24-07-2002 14:27The Strasbourg border-cazmp has seen some successful collaboration between the pink-silver samba band and the so-called 'black block'. A common demonstration followed a street theatre action on Tuesday 23 July.
24-07-2002 14:17Please circulate this transcipt of a speech given by former UN weapons inspector Scott Ritter. It appears that war will be declared in Sept/Oct.
24-07-2002 14:09A radical West-Bank Rabbi, Shlomo Aviner, has publicly justified his call for IDF-Refusniks to be killed. This reminds very much of the religious death- warrant or 'fatwa' issued by top Iranian Mullahs against Salman Rushdie.
24-07-2002 13:29Sport has become big business and events such as the Commonwealth Games provide an opportunity for companies to gain publicity and push their products. Among those companies are those that - directly or indirectly - employ sweatshop labour or abuse labour rights.
No Sweat has four particular areas of concern as far as the Commonwealth Games are concerned. In this paper we provide examples of each of these aspects of the Games.
24-07-2002 12:41Independent Media Center in Salzburg during the World Economic Forum...
24-07-2002 12:04Today in Global Observer http://globalobserver.blogspot.com you can find articles about a UN report on human development, Israel's strike in Gaza and Us position on torture's treaty.
24-07-2002 11:27Looking for information on groups organising a boycott of Stella Artois, of Interbrew, as a response to the corp's harrassment of the Guardian. (See link for more info.)
24-07-2002 10:34This is a selection of new articles from "Solidarity", available online at http://www.workersliberty.org.uk
Public sector strike: reports and analysis; Ideas for freedom; Capitalism after WorldCom; Livingstone and Labour - should he be let back in; Boycotts of Israel; Civil liberties under attack; IRA apologises - why now? Israel-Palestine - Hijacked history; Picasso/Matisse at the Tate Modern; Put socialism back on the agenda; Colombia: 100 years of corruption and violence / Coca-Cola action day; SWP backs "2 states"?