UK Anti-militarism Newswire Archive
12-03-2010 12:22The first event from the newly formed Brentford Peace Action
12-03-2010 10:15The UK Korean Friendship Association has called a picket of the both the US and
south Korean embassies on Monday 15th of March in protest at the continuing war excercises in South Korea jointly with US military
11-03-2010 00:16European Day of action at Nuclear Bases.
10-03-2010 10:42Police in Hampshire are demanding Mass DNA samples or face though consequences.
Splitting the Sky, indigenous activist, seized by security forces in Canada last year when he attempted to make a citizen's arrest of George W. Bush will have his day in court on Monday, March 8th. According to Professor Anthony J. Hall, this case will demonstrate whether Canada is ruled by law or fear and highlight the need for new principles, the Calgary Principles to amend the victor's justice of the Nuremberg Principles, in light of the new impunities for high level crimes against humanity and the Earth in this era, and the need to protect and honor civil resistance to those high crimes.
08-03-2010 17:17Call Out for Demonstration Ageinst Home Office and its abirtory decisions that are ruining many lives in GlasgowT
hree people kill themselves in Glasgow Red Road court rather than being removed.
It was revealed last week that in a letter to the Committee, Mordechai Vanunu had asked for his candidacy to be rescinded. It was unusual enough for Geir Lundestad to acknowledge that a nomination had even been received, let alone publicly disclose Vanunu’s request. But for Vanunu—a man who should have been awarded the Peace Prize long ago—it was in full keeping with the dignity, integrity and uncompromising nature of one to whom the world owes a great debt.
07-03-2010 19:50"The computer in the hands of the Colombian authorities survived a missile attack which killed several people in the encampment and, by chance, confirmed all the arguments of President Alvaro Uribe to enable him to increase his bellicose internal campaign. Strange as it may sound, the “magic bomb resistant” computer has never been shown in public."
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04-03-2010 15:54Subvert The City Arts Collective presents an evening of film and food raising money for the Anarchist Black Cross.
The defence then came back to say there were two linked issues that required consideration.
i) The circumstances in which a judge may withdraw a defendant’s defence;
ii) Whether the facts relied on by the defendants’ amounts to a defence in law.
The points of law up for scrutiny were from the:
Criminal Damage Act 1971,
Criminal Law Act 1967,
The Common Law Defence of Necessity.
Cynthia had been a member of the US House of Representatives for 12 years and now a global campaigner for many human rights causes, including Palestine. She was targeted for removal from the US Congress after asking what the White House knew about 9/11 and when they knew it.