UK Repression Newswire Archive
Sunday 15th June at the Star and Shadow Cinema
A day full of films and workshops from the UK and around the world that will tap into the visible and invisible voices behind bars.
26-05-2008 14:45UK-USA 2011 UK CENSUS CONCERNS: The House of Commons Treasury Committee has expressed strong concerns that if the 2011 UK census is run by a US company that the data could be accessed by USA security and law enforcement agencies:
Pictures (C) 2008, Peter Marshall, all rights reserved.
These are all statements of Silvio Berlusconi himself in the weeks before the 2008 elections.
Silvio Berlusconi assures a few weeks before the elections that there is no place in his coalition for persons with a criminal past or with mafia connections…
Do we have to worry in Europe?
If you want to know WHAT won the Italian elections and who controls OUR media.
Read and shiver…
Why didn`t we see the sensational images of burning gypsy camps, terrified and crying children and desperate people in our European press?
24-05-2008 19:45Please support Sean Kirtley when he is sentenced - Coventry Crown Court, Friday 30th May, 10am
24-05-2008 16:41Hicham Yezza, a popular, respected and valued former PhD student and current employee of the University of Nottingham faces deportation to Algeria on Sunday 1st June. This follows his unjust arrest under the Terrorism Act 2000 on Wednesday 14th May alongside Rizwaan Sabir and their release without charge six days later.
24-05-2008 13:22This is the third episode in a series about a dangerous con artist, namely Paul Harvey Dick, of Portland, Oregon, USA. Dick, in addition to being an accomplished lady/man killer and confidence trickster, has stolen the identity of Paul G. Dodds, Esquire.
24-05-2008 00:15The most stunning revelation in a 370-page Justice US Department Inspector General’s report released this week was that agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation had formally opened a “War Crimes” file, documenting torture they had witnessed at the Guantánamo Bay US prison camp, before being ordered by the administration to stop writing their reports.
CALF RESCUED FROM PADDOCK OF HORRORS (New Zealand)
TWO TARGETS HIT IN PARIS (France)
FUR SHOP PAINTED IN SOLIDARITY WITH IMPRISONED ACTIVISTS (Mexico)
80 HENS AND ONE ROOSTER LIBERATED (Sweden)
23-05-2008 19:29(Austria) – Around 7:00 am on Wednesday May 21 members of the Viennese elite police force (WEGA) stormed several apartments in Vienna. Some of the residents were woken up in their beds with guns drawn on them. A total of twenty-three (23) apartments, houses and offices were searches in Vienna, Lower Austria, Styria and Tirol.
Attack against the municipal police of Ilioupoli (ATHENS)
Bank firebombed (LOANNINA)
University rectors elections sabotaged (ATHENS-PIRAEUS)
Surveillance cameras destroyed during squaters solidarity march (ATHENS)
Fencing bars around the polytechnic school dismantled (ATHENS)
Arsonists hit a bank (THESSALONIKI)
23-05-2008 16:41What is the link between defending asylum seekers and the struggle against racism? Should the asylum issue be a charitable or political issue? Come and hear the experiences of a speaker from TCAR in the north east.
Help us build for the TCAR regional northern anti-racist conference in Newcastle on 21 June 2008.
Contact us if you want to speak. All speakers welcome. Everyone is welcome.
23-05-2008 14:48Academics and students demonstrate: Public reading of research material that led to terror arrests.
23-05-2008 12:06Aim gun at foot. Pull trigger. Repeat until out of feet.
A Conference will occur in October 2008 under the aegis of the CAPWIP and the
United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Risk Reduction in October 2008.