UK Anti-militarism Newswire Archive
09-09-2007 13:42The anti-corruption organisation Transparency International is refusing to withdraw or amend a report on anti-corruption mechanisms in the UK, despite the fact it contains false information and has serious omissions. The British government paid for the report, and anti-fraud activist Rob McCartney points out that all the false statements and omissions he's spotted distort the picture in favour of the government.
09-09-2007 13:14Captain Eric H. May, the Internet intelligence writer, takes a much-needed look at the implications of the loose nukes story that has been reported (badly) by the mainstream media, and is still the focus of the cyber community.
09-09-2007 08:12UN atomic agency chief Mohamed ElBaradei called on Iran and the U.S. to give inspectors a chance to reduce tensions over the Islamic Republic's nuclear work.
``I see war drums that are basically saying that the solution is to bomb Iran,'' ElBaradei, director-general of the International Atomic Energy Agency, said today in an interview in Vienna. ``It makes me shudder because some of the rhetoric is a reminder'' of the period before the Iraq war.
08-09-2007 18:29Exclusive: The New Emmanuel Goldstein - sorry, Tim Osman - sorry, Bin Laden Tape:
Much Love, CIA
08-09-2007 10:22It hardly comes as a surprise… Osama plans to release “a new video recording … on or before next week’s sixth anniversary of the September 11 attacks on the United States,” reports the Voice of America, the propaganda unit established by the Office of War Information.
07-09-2007 22:11Wednesday’s revelation that a US Air Force B-52 bomber flew over the length of the United States armed with six cruise missiles carrying nuclear warheads has attracted amazingly little media attention.
07-09-2007 11:38Join Maya Evans and John Catt for mass civil disobedience in Bournemouth,
outside the Labour Party Conference, on Sunday 23 September.
07-09-2007 11:22Today at 0630am a small group of activists locked shut the gates of Norwich based arms manufacturer MSI.....
07-09-2007 10:41The 13th Peace Strike will be held on Tuesday 11th September in
Parliament Square from 2pm.
07-09-2007 02:54Second monthly radical tabloid, the Bath Bomb is now out. Read on for plain text version.
assault on the Iraqi city of Fallujah, which killed over 300 women and
children) and UK Lt Gen David Richards (commander of NATO forced in southern
Afghanistan, May 2006 - February 2007, during which period hundreds of
civilians were willed by aerial bombing).
06-09-2007 22:52Then there's Congress on both sides of the aisle and presidential candidates hawkishly posturing for whatever they imagine it gains them. The public overwhelmingly opposes more war and wants the Iraq one ended. But those ideas are nowhere in sight on the campaign trail or Capitol Hill where the Iran Counter-Proliferation Act of 2007 will likely pass easily now that Congress is reconvened. It cleared the House Foreign Affairs Committee 37 to 1 June 28 and after passing both Houses will become effective January 1, 2008. It hardens the existing Iran Sanctions Act by closing loopholes in it with the intent to thwart all foreign investment in Iran and strangle the country economically.
keep showing up.
06-09-2007 13:35Boycott Israeli Goods Campaign Press Release
Tuesday 4th September 2007
For Interviews and Photos call 07845039980, email
Boycott Israel Campaigners to Hold Vigil in Protest Against England-
Israel Euro 2008 Qualifier at Wembley
06-09-2007 00:081pm Custom House.
Come by bus. Come by DLR. Come by bike. Come by foot. Come by tank.
Get to Custom House.
Shut down the arms fair.
Bring your friends.
06-09-2007 00:07Sunday 9th September 2007, 10am-5pm
RampART, 15/17 Rampart Street, London E1 2LA
05-09-2007 20:54Once again, we are expected to believe a handful of patsies—excuse me, “terrorists”—were capable of taking out a U.S. military base, this time the Ramstein air base in Germany, but thanks to the diligent work of Germany’s “special police officers,” these America-hating miscreants were apprehended before they attacked.