UK Repression Newswire Archive
07-07-2006 09:38Such is the conclusion of the official inquiry into the murder of Zahid Mubarek, a 20 year old Asian prisoner who was beaten to death by his racist and mentally disturbed cell mate at Feltham Young Offenders Institution six years ago.
07-07-2006 06:35Below is a book review of Milan Rai's new book, "7/7: The London Bombings, Islam and the Iraq War". The article juxtaposes 7/7 with 9/11, in part because I am an American writer-journalist living in England, but mostly because both Americans and Britons are demanding answers to legitimate, unanswered questions which their governments have tried to obscure.
The piece is available with hypertext links via my iNoodle.com blog:
The prison is severely overcrowded. Congestion precipitates the spread of infectious diseases that prevail due to malnutrition and a lack of hygiene, clean water and adequate health care. Prisoners exist in squalor without even the most basic of necessities. However, what the prison is perhaps most notorious for is its problem of gang rape, the existence of which, though frighteningly common-place, is often denied because of attitude towards homosexuality in East African society.
06-07-2006 19:053 trees will be planted in Cross flatts park Beeston Leeds a a "symbolic gesture." of solidarity with the Beeston community
06-07-2006 17:34On the 11th anniversary of the Srebrenica massacre, in which 8000 men and boys were killed over a 5 year period, the Bosnia and Herzegovina UK Network would like to invite you to a commemorative event.
06-07-2006 13:32Investigative journalist at heart of Tommy Sheridan libel case infiltrated G8 'anarchist' camp in 2005
06-07-2006 13:13Saturday July 8th 2006
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Sheffield Town Hall Steps
Please join our protest against the illegal actions of the Israeli Government and army. We are also protesting about the British government’s refusal to condemn Israeli actions and its continued failure to help the Palestinian people or help build towards a just peace.
06-07-2006 09:53The Catalan anarchist Salvador Puig Antich, murdered by the Francoist regime on 2 March 1974, is to be the subject of a film 'Salvador' starring Daniel Brühl. 'This movie is manipulative and tinkers with the real history which was insulting and terrifying to all of us who, male and female, who fought and lived through those years.'
05-07-2006 19:48The leader of the British Liberal and Democrat Party, Sir Menzies Campbell, today issued a statement to the Guardian Newspaper and insisted the growing tensions inside of Iraq, can only be resolved by a peace-process led by the United Nations.
Army invades, arrests three residents from Nablus , Army invades Jenin and its refugee camp , Army injures child in Gaza strip and invades Qalqilia and arrests several residents, Army invades Beit Sahour and arrests Niveen Douka, 22, after searching her family home. The israeli Army breaks into an orphan relief society in Salfit village
Those stores and more coming up stay tuned.
05-07-2006 09:47With the crisis in Gaza worsening we are protesting in Birmingham:
VIGIL AGAINST ISRAELI WAR CRIMES
Saturday 8 July
Between 1pm and 3pm
At the top of New Street by the Victoria Square steps.
Bring Palestinian flags and placards
05-07-2006 09:43A typically facist nationalistic email is being forwarded around Sheffield ( and beyond I guess ). It plays on Fear Uncertainty and Doubt, makes sweeping conclusions from unsupported anecdotal statements.
I hope that
05-07-2006 08:28The war supporting collaborating media mostly use the expression 'Stars' to indicate that those people - which are well known and now on hunger strike - are different from other human beings: that it is some kind of 'whim', a caprice, a sudden desire or impulse by the 'stars' who want the global genocide to stop.
04-07-2006 12:52This is an important appeal for witnesses, video and photographic evidence! Please help if possible!