UK Newswire Archive
Bridge blocade, march and direct action
02-06-2003 21:49This is a brief account of neglect and death in the uk health services of the elderly.I deal with a recent case that of VioletTownsend and with some of the financial and politicalimplications. I show some of the historical legacy and thedifficulties faced by reforming nurses egCharge Nurse GrahamPink and medics eg Dr Rita Pal.For a good overview of some ofthe issues I recommend reading Professor Mike Brogden Geronticide-killing the elderly
02-06-2003 21:28People are being shot with rubberbullets
02-06-2003 21:26conversation between media activists on the actitude of secret police breaking into l'Usine media center yesterday night in Geneve.
02-06-2003 20:15big up the pirate massive, pink and silver infiltrate the yellow zone hot news
02-06-2003 20:07update for the day
02-06-2003 19:58for the last 2 hours activists have been trapped on mont blanc bridge, blasted by concussion grenades - negociations underway to free them, swiss mps and lawyers trying to mediate
02-06-2003 19:44Report from the WOMBLES anti-G8 brigade
02-06-2003 19:17In the last few weeks, our national leaders have claimed that mobile labs found in Iraq are capable of producing biological weapons. This article highlights inconsistencies between those claims and a CIA document on the matter. I made a link to the CIA document, which is titled "Iraqi Mobile Biological Warfare Agent Production Plants" (dated May 28th) as a source in my argument.
02-06-2003 18:47“I am totally outraged by the level of hysteria spreading through the major institutions of this country,” said Mr. Islam. “From the Government down to the common teller, it seems this country has gone back to the age of witch-hunts and is suffering a massive epidemic of prejudice. “Hasanah is probably one of the most honest and straightforward people you’re likely to meet, but she happens to wear a head scarf. Is that the problem?”
**Ramallah: Curfew Imposed on City; All Entrances Closed
**Israeli Army Invades Tulkarem; Tightens Imposed Closure
**Nablus: Another Residential Building Confiscated; Closure Tightened
**Hebron: Campaign of Arrests
**Khan Younis: Israeli Army Shells Residential Areas East of City
**Deir al-Balah: Agricultural Land Surrounded with Barbed Wire
02-06-2003 17:57The chimp and the poodle are caught lying again: Iraq's "mobile weapons labs" are actually animal feed fermentation units
02-06-2003 17:50activist ship on Geneva lake
May be fragrance to some but when Max executes Tony, the Tories would out themselves to finish the job on Tony.
02-06-2003 16:37An italian caravan organized by association Ya Basta has been physically assaulted while trying to cross the Iraqi border.
02-06-2003 16:20Moscow witnesses the lingering death of its last slightly independant TV station amid financial wranglings.