UK Repression Newswire Archive
06-12-2006 13:01Two suspects in cameraman Brad Will's murder freed for lack of evidence.
Reporters Without Borders voiced outrage today on learning of the release of Abel Santiago Zárate, the official in charge of public security in Santa Lucia del Camino (in Oaxaca state), and his bodyguard, Orlando Manuel Aguilar Coello, who had been arrested on suspicion of firing the shots that killed Indymedia cameraman Brad Will during a protest against Oaxaca's governor on 27 October.
06-12-2006 11:25Apparently it took police 7 months to confess to this
06-12-2006 11:20LDMG (Legal Defence & Monitoring Group) will be hosting a defendants' meeting for anyone arrested or reported to the CPS for the 9th October 'Sack Parliament' actions, as most people arrested are bailed to return to Charing Cross police station on the 11th December. The meeting will be the same day from 6pm at LARC, 62 Fieldgate Street, Whitechapel, London E1 1ES. If you are unable to come to this meeting and have not had any contact with LDMG already please email us firstname.lastname@example.org
Every year for the last nine years, on the last saturday of October, there has been a gathering in London of the friends and family of those who have been killed while in the custody of the state and it's employees....
06-12-2006 09:51This Sunday 10th December is International Human Rights Day, there will be a protest rally in the city centre at 1.00pm outside Waterstones on High Street.
05-12-2006 21:58Cops arrive at Sheffield house in early morning and threaten violence after being refused entry. After community support arrives and several hours talking they leave promising to return with tools to breakdown the door. The threat turns out to be empty.
05-12-2006 16:18On 3 December 2006 there was an International Day of Solidarity with Political Prisoners that involved people from countries around the world. In Palestine, the Philippines, Haiti, Brazil, Italy, Switzerland, England, India, and the U.S. people marked December 3rd with rallies, marches, and other forms of resistance.
05-12-2006 14:35We greeted with joy the initiative of the EZLN
05-12-2006 11:13Regards the struggle of Iranian activists
05-12-2006 10:45Communiqué from Somewhere in the State of Oaxaca, from the State Council of the Popular Peoples’ Assembly of Oaxaca
05-12-2006 06:44Repression in Oaxaca escalated. An international call for solidarity.
05-12-2006 02:49The lastest from the IMC UK correspondent in Mexico.
04-12-2006 23:35Zapatistas call global day of actions in solidarity with the movement currently being brutally repressed in Oaxaca, on December 22nd AND for actions to take place continuosly around the world. Spanish below the English, Español abajo de el ingles.
04-12-2006 20:01Article of personal eye witness report from Oaxaca on APPO tactics and non-violence.
04-12-2006 13:52Dawn Raids on Sunday and Monday in Glasgow have taken 2 families with young children away from their communities. Where's your protocol now Mr McConnell?
04-12-2006 10:54THC4MS supplied cannabis chocolate to people with MS for a number of years, they didn't make a secret of what they were doing, even to the extent of having meetings with the local police. They were under the impression everything was OK 'till the boot came at the door.