UK Repression Newswire Archive
20-01-2005 07:40Direct action stops destruction for Linslade bypass for a third day.
20-01-2005 00:29THE DARKEST SECRET OF A DYING EMPIRE
Hundreds of thousands of civilians put in camps. Torture, starvation, rape, mutilation, and mass executions. Nazi Germany? No, Kenya under British rule.
Caroline Elkins exposes a shameful tale of colonial abuse.
19-01-2005 19:17St Antony's College are holding a series of Palestinian films this term. Members of the public welcome.
19-01-2005 19:15Liverpool social workers report the awful problems they've faced since returning to work from strike action. Social workers took strike action last year to protest at their pay and conditions, and have been singled out by management since they returned to work last week.
19-01-2005 15:02Call out for involvement in squatted infospace
18-01-2005 18:04Find out which companies are set to make millions from the introduction of Identity Cards and the creation of a National Identity Register.
18-01-2005 16:01Waverley, in complete disregard of the wishes of its council tenants, has voted to sell off its council housing stock.
18-01-2005 15:29The Law Society of Northern Ireland are in the process of closing down the law practice of Padragin Drinan. She can no longer represent her clients and they are asking the High Court in Belfast to freeze her assets immediately. Many in the human rights community beleive this to be a politically motivated move.
18-01-2005 15:24Monday 24th January, Cowley Club, London Road, Brighton 6-8
ISMers recently in Palestine will be talking about their experiences and showing video footage.
18-01-2005 15:12Once again the disinformation is being spread, that Syria is where the terrorists are coming from, that Syria is harbouring terrorist training camps, that Syria is supporting insurgents in Iraq.
18-01-2005 13:30An activist was given a 12 month conditional discharge for criminal damage and ordered to pay £364 costs at Solihull magistrates yesterday for 'scuffing' a Caterkiller boss' comapny car. The activist was involved in a protest in June last year against Caterkiller's sale of D9, D10 and D11 armoured bulldozers to the Israeli military.
18-01-2005 12:31One week after the treetop protest, I've sent an open letter to Richard Hales, the Walks project manager heading up the plan to fell over 200 trees, most of them healthy.
17-01-2005 12:22To those who consider the war in Iraq a mistake but still fear the consequences of military withdrawal, we ask these questions: when will enough be enough? If not now, when?
16-01-2005 21:33The old excuse 'I've left my wallet at home' will soon no longer hold when it's your round. A nightclub is about to offer its regulars the option of having a microchip implanted in their arm that will obviate the need to carry cash or plastic.
Queuing for entry or a drink at the bar would also become a thing of the past when the 'digital wallet' is introduced by Bar Soba in Glasgow. The chip is already proving popular with VIP members at two nightclubs in Barcelona and Rotterdam.
16-01-2005 13:04police raid of maelstrom social centre
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15-01-2005 04:27The trial of 6 people that took part in the 21/6/2003 demonstration against the EU Summit, was adjourned for October 2005