UK Analysis Newswire Archive
08-08-2005 12:07Blair arranged Robin Cook’s defeat at Cabinet when Cook wanted to stop the export of British Aerospace Hawk jets to the Suharto regime of Indonesia, which has a strong history of vicious repression of its disparate peoples. I was told by a Cabinet Minister who sided with Cook, that Blair managed Cook’s cabinet defeat in as confrontational and humiliating a manner as possible.
08-08-2005 06:57Russia’s has been testing their watertight air defence and Finnish border control by committing several border violations in Finland and Russia border zone. Russia Air Force has been insulting Finland’s air space frequently, 11 times between
Sebtember 2004 and May 2005. Last border violation took place last Friday, August 5 2005 in front of Porvoo.
08-08-2005 00:39Good article from a person who's eyes were opened to the dark side of left/reformism social change.
06-08-2005 21:05The Ambient Green Picnic was held in Guildford on Sunday 31 July 2005.
06-08-2005 09:02"For although it founds its ideology on religious references and speaks a language overwhelmed by religious symbols, al-Qaida falls largely within the modern tradition of revolutionary anarchists..."
writes Soumayya Ghannoushi, a researcher in the history of ideas at the School of Oriental & African Studies, University of London, in an opinion piece for Aljazeera.
05-08-2005 18:55International Simultaneous Policy Organisation newsletter now available on-line at http://www.simpol.org.uk/campaign_newsletters.php
05-08-2005 16:29"The multicultural experiment has failed" started off as a BNP mantra; now it's entered the mainstream as a fashionable thing to say on Radio 4. But what do people really mean by "multiculturalism", and what would the alternative be?
05-08-2005 15:41The Home Office has announced that Folkestone (Tory leader Michael Howard's constituency) is to become the new home of the UK's Imm' & Nationality Service from 2007.
(Trains from London Charing Cross-Folkestone Central -1h40mins- for anyone wanting to demo here from 2007)
05-08-2005 14:38The US Defense Science Board has recommended that a covert counterterrorist force be established. The Proactive, Preemptive Operation Group will 'stimulate' reactions from terror groups prodding them into action so that they can be attacked. A classic application of the Hegelian Dialectic.
04-08-2005 15:46Corporate Watch is a small independent research co-op, publishing info on corporations to help resistance to corporate power. We publish newsletters every two month and emailnews updates every two weeks. To subscribe to either visit www.corporatewatch.org.uk
04-08-2005 07:56What has been in the west's involvement in the starvation crisis in Niger, and what can we do to help?
03-08-2005 15:11JOHAN GALTUNG ,founder and Director of TRANSCEND and professor of Peace Studies
A talk given at UC Santa Barbara, Nov. 23, 2004
"The Decline and Fall of the American Empire"
03-08-2005 13:13New article on "The Register" on the UK Indymedia server seizure case. Register coverage of this case has been very good so far. Read on...
02-08-2005 21:57Baby Milk Action's latest newsletter highlights the latest resolution from the World Health Assembly addressing baby food marketing. After years of campaigning, action has been taken on health claims used in marketing, contamination of formula and commercial sponsorship of research. Plus other news.