UK Anti-militarism Newswire Archive
01-09-2007 22:28No doubt, for a large number of Americans, it is a good enough excuse: “Gasoline prices could rise to about $9 per gallon if the United States withdraws troops from Iraq prematurely, Rep. Jon Porter said he was told on a trip to Iraq that ended this week,” the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports. “To a person, they said there would be genocide, gas prices in the U.S. would rise to eight or nine dollars a gallon, al-Qaida would continue its expansion, and Iran would take over that portion of the world if we leave,” said the Nevada Congress critter.
01-09-2007 18:06The Israeli-Palestinian conflict is one of the world’s major sources of instability. Americans are directly connected to this conflict, and increasingly imperiled by its devastation.
It is the goal of If Americans Knew to provide full and accurate information on this critical issue, and in our power – and duty – to bring a resolution.
Below are charts of nine little-known statistics.
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01-09-2007 14:09Tonights public meeting will be focussed on the events of 7th July 2005. It will be a unique event combining the perspectives of a 7/7 survivor as well as the family of a 7/7 victim.
01-09-2007 13:21The mainstream media has failed to report the agreement reached between the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and the Iranian government in regards to the Iranian nuclear energy program. An understanding has been reached between the two. The IAEA has given Iran's nuclear program a clean bill of health.
01-09-2007 13:01Nelson Mandela attended the unveiling of his statue in Parliament Square, London, UK, on Wednesday 29th August 2007, accompanied on stage by Prime Minister Gordon Brown and several other eminent politicians.
01-09-2007 10:24Increasingly, people in the know are revealing what some of us have realized for months, even years: the United States, under the pernicious control of Muslim-hating neocons, will attack Iran, and sooner before later.
01-09-2007 00:23here's a report of an action at 5am friday morning at EDO MBM, Home Farm Road
31-08-2007 11:57The final action from the camp is currently taking place outside the EDO MBM premises in Moulescombe.
30-08-2007 18:25As the camp begins to draw to a close, actions continued.
30-08-2007 06:48Britain: Brown rules out Iraq troop withdrawal as top general speaks of a “generation of conflict”
As tensions continue within political and military circles over Britain’s role in Iraq, Prime Minister Gordon Brown has made clear that he will not bow to calls for a troop withdrawal.
29-08-2007 20:27General Strike 9-11-07 + march on Washington DC 9-15-07
29-08-2007 18:16Interesting article on the BBC about how the police lie about crowd sizes on demos. Prompted by the 60,000 / 10,000 disparity between organisers and police estimates for the size of the Stop the War demo in Feb, the beeb asked the Met how they came up with their figure.
29-08-2007 17:236pm update: