UK Anti-militarism Newswire Archive
09-06-2004 17:06"With the gradual loss of trust in God.. one is no longer delivered up to God's incalculable control. Rather one controls where one was previously controlled. One wants to be God where one no longer accepts God. This over-compensating reaction to powerless-ness is what I described elsewhere as a God-complex.." Horst-Eberhard Richter is a co-director of the international Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War.
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Ex-US Marine/Gulf War Veteran & Founder of the Human Shield Action to Iraq Ken O’Keefe announces ‘P10K FORCE’ plan to Mobilize 10,000 International Observers from Western Nations to the Occupied Palestinian Territories (OPT) - Launching September 11, 2004.
07-06-2004 15:11An eight-year-old girl stood under the blade of a digger on Monday, as women
and children stopped the uprooting of olive trees on Az Zawiya land for
nearly one hour.
07-06-2004 12:45Please circulate widely:
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07-06-2004 09:03Roughly 2,000 anti-war demonstrators have marched to the home of US Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld to call for an end to the American-led occupation of Iraq.
07-06-2004 08:54The coalition casualty count website has moved
06-06-2004 18:47Usually, I am very reluctant to criticize the dead. However, since the corporate media seem so fervent in their desire to glorify Ronald Reagan and will probably do so for weeks, if not months, I believe an alternative perspective is only fair.
05-06-2004 17:12A referendum to recall President Chavez as well as a number of anti-chavista elected officials is being called for August. US pressure to overthrow President Chavez and get its hands on the oil of the venezuelan people is greater than ever. We demand that the media report what is happening in Venezuela rather than act as employees of the hated and unelected Bush administration
04-06-2004 19:44"War is not a natural law. People have always sought to outlaw war and `civilize' war when war occurs, for example thorugh humanitarian international law. Wars are works of man. The contempt of international law is also a human work. Speaking of a self-dynamic of war as though wars can lead lives of their own without human decisions is a dangerous distortion.."
03-06-2004 16:43"Even the Wall Street Journal loyal to the government speaks of `incompetence' in the war against terror..Bush wants to move the rudder with words more than deeds. Six great television addresses - one every week - until the planned transfer of power in Iraq are beamed live at a prime US broadcast time in the living rooms of the nation.. According to this week's polls, Bush will be voted out of office in November by a 2:1 margin.."
03-06-2004 16:37"A year ago Daniel Cohn-Bendit discovered almost `Bolshevist' characteristics in Bush's team of advisors, a sense of mission that is alien on principle to self-criticism... This is the oppoiste of what constitutes America's fascination up to today, the opposite of liberality. Still the bunker was broken open. America is becoming self-critical again.."
03-06-2004 16:16From Private Eye No.1107
Torture Manuals amended to include preface stating that torture is illegal!