UK Newswire Archive
25-06-2001 06:26What are the solutions? We all know the problems!
25-06-2001 05:45The Parisian company hosting the World Bank on line conference (Monday 26th and Tuesday 26th replacing the cancelled Barcelona event, Canal Web, also host the televison programme for Le Monde Diplomatique (who weren't of course invited to speak at the conference, but maybe will be attending, (probably a very good lunch ;-)
Registrations for the conference are now closed
25-06-2001 05:38Following the growing use of strong demonstration methods and the Police response at Goteburg in Sweden ast week The BBC s influential Talking Point phone in programme decided to take the issue out into the open yesterday Sunday.
A massive response from listeners from around the world came out largely in favour of gaining understanding of why some Protesters feel they have to resort to such methods. with
25-06-2001 01:07Hola amigos britanicos!!!
Just a few lines to tell you what we´ve been up to in the last couple of days.
24-06-2001 23:33Request for people to lobby Channel 4 in the UK to air
a show on the Gats agreement / Globalisation
24-06-2001 23:30Here is a quick and easy way for you to express your dismay with the never-ending corporate attempts to subvert the will of the people for profit. Email the USTrade representatives, and let them know you don't approve of globalisation.
24-06-2001 22:51A post-Bill Clinton look at why the president decided to leave the American Indian activist in jail. Includes Peltier interview as well as discussion with the FBI, politicians and other Washington insiders, a Hollywood actor and Peltier's own crack legal team, which was asked to write a speech for Clinton to read should he grant clemency. How did this story fall under the radar?
24-06-2001 22:40Here's what happened (form my view) Sunday June 24th in Barcelona,Spain
by brian s.
24-06-2001 22:21perosnal expereinces of what happened today...read further
down for the gory police repression
24-06-2001 20:54two war criminals taking tea together
24-06-2001 20:44Finally the corporate media tells a credible verison of what really happened at a protest. The AP has reported that police in Barcelona not only charged a peaceful crowed filled with children, but that they actively provoked violence through the use of disguised agents provocateurs.
24-06-2001 20:36BBC's correspondent programme shown on Sunday June 24 reveals the covert role the USA played in the Bosnian civil war. One to confirm everything you believe about American imperialism and military intervention.
24-06-2001 17:54Monsanto's Canadian experiments come home to roost
24-06-2001 17:53At 18:45 police left Plaza Catalunya and the demonstrators have returned. There is still plenty of police in nearby streets, and many inside the Corte Ingles building which is on Plaza Catalunya. At the moment there are about 3000 people standing in the early evening sunshine and there is a festive mood.
24-06-2001 17:03Police fire plastic bullets at activist's meeting
24-06-2001 15:5740.000 people have come to the protest, from all ages, from different groups, all together against multinational explotation, all together to get a better world where all the worlds can be, where justice will be possible, where the planet won't be destroyed, where the solidarity will be global.
24-06-2001 15:47police have just charged down from the plaza universitat, coming down the narrow streets down to the macba, where an assembly was just about to converge
24-06-2001 14:19Anarchists plan to \'lay siege\' to Britain\'s flagship
detention centre for asylum-seekers and rip down its
fences in a bid to free scores of refugees, writes