UK Newswire Archive
30-10-2002 00:11Pedal For Peace - London!
29-10-2002 20:51Quick report on todays demonstration and riots in Barcelona.
29-10-2002 17:40Gandhi's life was history's longest experiment in nonviolent political action. The result of the experiment is fairly clear: An exploitative class structure cannot be broken without violence somewhere along the way. Property rights, defended by state violence, have never yielded to the peaceful pressure of the exploited class. Put in other terms, no exploiting class has ever left the stage of history without being pushed.
29-10-2002 14:59Here's the low down and the high five
29-10-2002 09:21Bruges, the Venice of the north, must be the best known Belgian City in the world. Year after year it attracts millions of tourists from all over the world. The City does all it can to maintain, promote and show off the Cultural Heritage of the medieval inner city. About two kilometres from there, a beautiful piece of Natural Heritage that is at least as important,
if not more important, is getting quite a different treatment.
29-10-2002 08:10Direct action at the San Francisco headquarters of Bechtel Corporation who hope by means of a lawsuit to privatise water distribution in Bolivia.
29-10-2002 00:51A roundup story about protests all over the place this past weekend. Please add any more you know about here and at the global imc if you can (This just in: 5-10K in Berlin!)
29-10-2002 00:34Having been sacked for an action that I had thought was legitimate to take as a shop-steward I have been shocked at how little union support has been available.
29-10-2002 00:05The death of Senator Paul Wellstone was a phenomenal stroke fo luck for the Republicans.
The eerie resemblance to an identical Senator assassination two years ago goes completely unmentioned in the media.