UK Anti-militarism Newswire Archive
28-08-2005 19:19JOIN US IN PALESTINE FOR THE 2005 OLIVE HARVEST CAMPAIGN
August 28, 2005
International Solidarity Movement
28-08-2005 18:30The Gaza disengagement provided an opportunity for people in the US and the UK to review the ugly colonial record of their ally, the state of Israel. That opportunity should have been taken.
28-08-2005 00:01A colombian journalist, and political activist based in London is accussed of paramilitarism when he controverted the CNP (Comite Nacional Preparatorio) Organisers of the 16º World Festival of youth and students in Caracas, Venezuela.
27-08-2005 15:39Tests on returning troops suggest serious health consequences of depleted uranium use in Iraq
27-08-2005 10:43Thoughts on Crawford: Latest news and pictures of the Cindy Sheehan Peace Camp
Lots of pictures and news from a progressive Blogger.
Many people are familiar with Israel’s use of Caterpillar armoured bulldozers in Palestine and the US military’s use of militarised bulldozers in Iraq, Afghanistan, and Bosnia. Now news has emerged that Caterpillar machines are responsible for the destruction of over 300,000 indigenous homes in Zimbabwe, during Operation Murambatsvina, (literally “clean out the trash” in Shona), in which impoverished supporters of the opposition Movement for Democratic Change were driven out of urban settlements into strenuously guarded rural camps.
21-08-2005 04:31Cindy Sheehan speaks out regarding the right-wing media smear campaign, and what she wants from coward George.
Stock prices of Halliburton, Exxon, British Petroleum, Boeing (and other war-related companies) have doubled since the Iraq Invasion
19-08-2005 13:32'Convenient' heart attack of mother gets Sheehan off Bush's back: there's certainly no conspiracy - it's only facts we don't have yet. Facts like this MSNBC poll showing 94% of the people thinking that Bush with his cabal's pack of lies steered the United States into the Iraq war disaster. A tsunami of dissent rolls...
19-08-2005 11:33The extremist leaders of a high-profile animal rights movement were forced into bankruptcy by the testing centre the campaign was aimed at.
19-08-2005 08:42Swansea against the war!
18-08-2005 20:44Dsei is Europe's largest arms fair and takes place every two years in the ExCel Centre in London's Docklands. Helpfully, the organisers have provided a list of organisers on their website and two of them happen to be in Nottinghamshire...