UK Analysis Newswire Archive
11-02-2004 17:30How one lawyer is abusing the law to succeed where governments have failed and outlaw all forms of legitimate protest, especially for genetic & animal abuse activity. Discussion of how they have been doing this and details for you to take action.
10-02-2004 23:13Wyre Borough Council vote to 'sell off the family silver'.
10-02-2004 19:48Howard Dean tells Democracy Now that he's on the "democratic wing of the Democrat party". Will Self's retake on Wilde irradiates readers with lexical flashes and dazzling prolixity. Johann Hari's account of gay-bashing in the press is too liberal. The Baghdad blast has been immediately attributed to "al Qaeda terrorists" - the excuse machine is up and running.
09-02-2004 20:55There are three things you need to know about all this WMD/Hutton/Iraq
09-02-2004 15:13In the noprthern province of Santiago de Estero, the government has banned pubic meetings without prior consent. Anyone not complying can be subject to imprisonment between 1- 30 days or a fine of between 10-20 days pay.
09-02-2004 10:22When Geoff Hoon was interviewed on Radio 4's Today programme on 5th February
2004, he claimed that not only was the Prime Minister unaware before 18th
March 2004 of the precise nature of the 'WMD' claimed to be deployable
within 45 minutes, but also that he himself was unaware until after the
publication of the dossier in September 2004.
08-02-2004 22:18In a Kafkaesque paradox, Wyre Borough Councillors find that they cannot represent the views of the population who elected them.
08-02-2004 02:44Even as fathers are disappearing from the lives of millions of women and children, they're turning up in newsletters, local activist groups, and cyberspace as members of an outspoken movement for "fathers' rights" whose declared purpose is to "fight back." Fight back against what ?
07-02-2004 22:13An article on the true nature of Marx and socialism/communism.
06-02-2004 19:18Concerns about an increase in racist attacks taking place across the South West will be the main focus of a major regional conference on racism being held in Plymouth on Wednesday 11th February. “The Future of Race Relations in the South West” conference, which takes place at Plymouth Guildhall, has been organised by The Monitoring Group, to mark the 5th anniversary of the publication of the Stephen Lawrence Inquiry Report.
06-02-2004 06:28For foreign policy, there should be a single, universal standard of justice that is applied to all cases. When "leaders" apply different standards depending on their own short-term political gain, few people are fooled, no one is impressed, and no actual leadership takes place.
Why is it so hard for people such as Bush and Blair to show leadership? Instead of applying a single criterion of judgement on Saddam Hussein and all other national figures, they oppose some while supporting others. That is precisely how the U.S. nurtured previous dictators such as Manuel Noriega, Ferdinand Marcos, and Saddam Hussein himself. Give us consistent morality, not double standards!
06-02-2004 00:59A weekly 30 minute review of news and opinion recorded from a shortwave radio. 2 files- broadcast quality (13.4MB) and quick download (3.3MB). With times and freqs for listening at home. Free to rebroadcast. Netherlands, Russia, China, Spain, and Cuba.
05-02-2004 19:13Thanks Rory for this ascerbic and timely little gem. Any journalists who are getting rusty out there (and there are plenty) better watch their backs.
04-02-2004 23:22Another pointless march ?!?!?
04-02-2004 16:33Kevin Cooper, an inmate on Death Row in the United States, is about to be executed. Crucial evidence that could free him came to light after his conviction, yet this evidence has never been presented in court. International action is needed to halt his execution
04-02-2004 00:53The Bush administration is guilty of so many crimes that they don’t dare give up the grips of power. The seriousness of their crimes rivals those brought to trial at Nuremberg. Every single senior member of this administration is guilty of war crimes, war mongering and crimes against humanity.