UK Newswire Archive
04-01-2003 22:24December 3rd saw the 18th anniversary of the criminally negligent disaster in Bhopal. With Dow's CEO promising to think on the lessons this disaster has taught them, Dow continues to stamp down on dissent, and shows utter contempt for its legal and moral responsibilities.
04-01-2003 21:11At last! Brazil's new and democratically elected leader cancels fighter jet order, and none of our 'great leaders' can be bothered to show up to his inauguration ceremony...
04-01-2003 17:56Minute by minute: Demonstration against repression and for freedom Valencia
04-01-2003 16:48As thousands of Pakistanis prepared to demonstrate Friday against the possibility of a U.S.-led war against Iraq, American troops based in Afghanistan threatened to complicate U.S.-Pakistani relations by asserting they have the right to cross the border into Pakistan in hot pursuit of enemy fighters.
04-01-2003 13:36Recent short articles about Dow Chemicals refusal to compensate victims of Bhopal chemical explosion and pollution tragedy which has cost the lives of upwards of 20,000 people.
04-01-2003 08:32A Brit Reporter’s Undisclosed Venezuela Conflicts
Phil Gunson (“freelance correspondent” for The Independent) and Eric Ekvall Are Upset with Narco News
04-01-2003 01:18A small article on why we don't need pigs to "police" our society, the only one that needs a force to "enforce" order is an authoritarian one.
04-01-2003 00:43no wonder dow is wealthy. How low can you go?
03-01-2003 23:12Well you may not hear about it in YOUR local paper, but evidently there is a lot of anti-war protests out there. By typing "Anti-War, Iraq, Demonstration" 17 pages of newspaper articles appeared. Below, is page one:
03-01-2003 21:12The Brit cabinet secret Ulster policies of the 1970's are only allowed to be revealed only after 30 years, due to the official secrets act. I look forward to the passage of another 30 years to allow the revelation of more Brit DIRTY DIRTY DEEDS and dirty doings. The Omagh bomb, the murders of Pat Finucane, Rosemary Nelson and Marty O Hagan.
03-01-2003 19:54TEN million people are expected to join a worldwide protest next month against war on Iraq
03-01-2003 19:03information about conscientious objectors in Israel and a request to sign a petition against their mistreatment.
03-01-2003 14:12The refugee tragedy in Australia continues, as five detention centres burn and refugees are faced with harrowing treatment, deportation and indefinite detention
02-01-2003 23:09Zbigniew Brzezinski in 1970: "Technology will Zbigniew Brzezinski in 1970: "Technology will make available, to the leaders of major nations, techniques for conducting secret warfare of which only a bare minimum of the security forces need be appraised…Technology of weather modification could be employed to produce prolonged periods of drought or storm."
02-01-2003 22:42Update on the ongoing Palestinian – Al Qaeda Connection
02-01-2003 16:27The Council of Europe has ruled that member states must pass law to criminalise not only the expression of certain views or publishing of certain insults on the internet, but even the "aiding and abetting" of someone else to do so. The thin end of a very wide wedge.