UK Repression Newswire Archive
02-02-2006 18:19RETURNING TO GENOA : BRITISH TESTIMONIES IN DIAZ G8 CASE
Last week the final British witnesses gave their evidence in the Italian court case against 29 police officers accused of crimes relating to the horrific raid on the GSF Diaz school in Genoa, when Italian police stormed their way into the school and savagely beat scores of people. In the building opposite the police immobilised the grassroots media, smashed equipment and phones, stole video tapes and took the hard drives of the volunteer legal team's computers.
02-02-2006 16:21An account of the British Diaz vicitms testimonies from the back of the court and on the street.
02-02-2006 14:59Associated Press today: ''The state does NOT have time before the 2006 elections to equip electronic voting machines with printers that make a paper record, so voters can confirm that their ballots were recorded accurately."
02-02-2006 13:02Bush jumpstarts the alternative energy movement with his own hot air demonstration ...
02-02-2006 11:11Imagine living on ‘death row’ … in Britain. Being allowed to walk around, but not knowing which day you’ll be seized and sent back to your enemies. This is the story of a failed asylum seeker in Nottingham. He's lived in the shadows for 5 years. He can't stay and he can't go back. What is he to do?
featuring ATTILA THE STOCKBROKER, THE ROSINATORS, NAKED RUBY,
LARRY LOVE and leading Bolivian folk band EXPRESION BOLIVIA
In June 2003, an affinity group blockaded the Aubonne Bridge with a climbing action in order to stop a G8 delegation from reaching the summit in Evian. The police cut the climbing rope and nearly killed two activists. Now the policeman who cut the rope and his senior officer are in court. They are charged with body harm with negligence…
The Aubonne support group is mobilising to the trial, a party and the surrounding workshops
01-02-2006 15:57Here's some of the stories from Indymedia London Radio's weekly broadcast on Resonance FM - taken from UK and Global Indymedia, and this week a few stories culled from the excellant Schnews.
Only half these stories were used on the radio show, as there was also an interview about the ongoing 2001 Diaz school raid court case in Italy, and a 20 min piece about the High Court challenge of the use of Section 44 of the terrorism act against protestors.
Also featured was the protest after the sad death of Bereket Yohannes who hung himself at Harmondsworth Detention Centre ( http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2006/01/332427.html)
Listen to the show every week at 1pm every Wednesday in London on 104.4FM or on the web at: http://www.resonancefm.com
...or check out other imc audio at http://radio.indymedia.org
31-01-2006 22:24Today's attack on British troops in Umm Qasr and yesterday's attack in Amarah means that we have reached the 100 mark for British casualties in Iraq.
31-01-2006 16:52Amsterdam — Detectives investigating the murder of Louis Sévèke took possession of data on people who visited the political activist's website: more state intimidation and cover up.
31-01-2006 10:29BREAKING NEWS: The UK Ministry of War have just announced the 100th British soldier has [sadly] been killed in Iraq.
31-01-2006 10:04For most people this TV documentary about the 9/11 drama is a shocker, it is like 'swearing in a church'. For all the others 'in the loop', it confirms what they know and understand.