UK Education Newswire Archive
22-10-2005 22:28at today's anarchist bookfair, methods were discussed to promote awareness of the full implications of the government's plans to introduce the most draconian, intrusive, sinister system of id registration ever seen in history. using money (£5, £10, £20 notes etc.) to promote websites giving the full facts was an idea that someone introduced. simple, viral, and available to all.
22-10-2005 13:45The head of the Plater College Foundation apologises to Archbishop Nichols and the Catholic Education Service
21-10-2005 10:45LSC South Yorkshire has launched the Celebration of Learning awards, CoLas. They are looking for businesses in the region to nominate young people working for them who are also involved in learning.
19-10-2005 15:50Students at Stirling Uni yesterday voted on a motion to twin with Birzeit University in Palestine and to condemn the illegal occupation, wall and settlers.
18-10-2005 07:54Interview with Michael Stanat, author of China’s Generation Y: Understanding the Future Leaders of the World’s Next Superpower.
16-10-2005 11:29The popular anti-capitalist film "Capitalism and Other Kids' Stuff" is now out on DVD priced £5.50 inc, p&p. The film can be still seen or downlaoded at www.socialist-tv.com
15-10-2005 07:40NO HUMAN EXPERIMENTATION ON CHILDREN!
In his politics a proponent of peace, and in his art a master of silence, Harold Pinter has received his just reward from the Swedish Academy with their announcement of the Nobel Prize in literature. It was Pinter's adaptation of "The French Lieutenant's Woman" in 1981 that helped launch the careers of Meryl Streep, Jeremy Irons. Pinter also began his career as an actor, and in the 50 years since has become one of the world's most widely respected playwrights, winning accolades from Tom Stoppard and Vaclav Havel. The occassion was true to form, by his own account: "I was called 20 minutes before the official announcement. The chair of the Nobel committee phoned and said, 'You have been awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature'. I remained silent, and then said, 'I'm speechless.'"
14-10-2005 15:29The world famous oxford indymedia video doctor is coming to London!
Yes, it's that time again, rampART is the venue for the video doctors surgery and video shooting and editing workshop from 2pm Saturday 15th as part of the Real2Reel video activism event. Film screenings kick off at 8pm sharp, interspaced with presentations and discussion then live music.
13-10-2005 14:46A social model for Europe
GUE/NGL conference in London
13-10-2005 14:30Just a reminder:
A one day workshop on How to Facilltate Consensus Desisionmaking
Friday 14th october 2005 10.30-5.30 pm at the sumac centre, Nottingham (the day before the Autumn Gathering) Facilitated by Kathryn and matthew of seeds for change.
This workshop is for you if you want to build up yuor confidence and skills to facilitate dynamic and productive meetings in you co-ops, local action groups or at radical routes.
13-10-2005 12:40Cambridge's community radio station 209radio is offering free workshops in radio related skills
13-10-2005 09:27This is a slightly edited version of the presentation on Cuba given on 9 October by Sue Smith. She and her partner Ali will be going to Cuba towards the end of November, as members of the Northern Lights Choir taking part in the Santiago de Cuba singing festival. The event at the Friends Meeting House raised just under £200, and more details can be found at http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/regions/oxford/2005/10/325328.html.
12-10-2005 18:35Danny Schehcter's new film `WMD weapons of mass deception` will be showing this weekend in London. Here is some information along with a review and photographs.