UK Repression Newswire Archive
12-09-2008 14:41Espacio Bristol-Colombia is organising its second two-day introductory training weekend for people interested in travelling to Colombia as a volunteer to help with its solidarity and 'accompaniment' work there.
Protest: Justice for Aafia Siddiqui (London)
JUSTICE FOR AAFIA SIDDIQUI PROTEST
Friday 12th September 2008
Outside the US Embassy, Grosvenor Square, London
Moazzam Begg (Ex-Guantanamo detainee, Cageprisoners)
Lord Nazir Ahmed
Rabia Zia (Tehreek e Insaaf)
Andy Worthington (Author, Reprieve)
Massoud Shadjareh (Islamic Human Rights Commission)
Asim Qureshi (Cageprisoners)
Speeches will commence at 6:30pm. Iftar and Maghrib at 7:30pm.
A petition for Aafia Siddiqui as well as leaflets and postcards will be available. Donations will be collected for Aafia's fund.
Please design and bring your own banners!
11-09-2008 18:17The charges of terrorism leveled against the eight youth who had sought to organize protests and civil disobedience against the Republican National Convention (RNC) in Minnesota last week sound an alarm that political opposition in the US is on its way toward being criminalized.
11-09-2008 13:57Glory Glory New World Order?
Your eyes have seen the horror of the coming of the Yanks
We are trampling down Earth's people with our cluster bombs and tanks
We have loosed the repossessions of our New World Order banks
Our lies are marching on.
11-09-2008 12:2734. With all due respect, I reasonably question, “Is this WESTMINSTERGATE?” as I wish to state clearly, “This is BOLLOCKS mate.”
would "finish the fight against the terrorists who actually attacked us on
9/11". If Obama wishes to be true to his promise, he could begin with his
own running mate, Senator Joe Biden.
10-09-2008 13:49In aid of the Roma being persecuted in Italy, Nazdrove DJs slap down some tunes at the Cremorne Pub in Sheffield.
10-09-2008 11:24Posters taken down and destroyed by activists in solidarity with Sean!
10-09-2008 00:31As a response to the arrest for leafleting and over-zealous policing against those exercising their right to disseminate information, Nerve is calling a meeting on: Saturday, 20 September 2008, 1pm at Next to Nowhere, Bold Street
Dave was part of the protesters assembled at the Republican National Convention in the City that week, and was there to peacefully remind America and the rest of the world of some of the atrocities, and in-justices millions of people endure everyday across the globe - many of which link directly to the actions & policy of the Republican party.
Instead, Dave's become one of the victims... facing trumped up charges of Assault, and Conspiracy to Riot with a Furtherance of Terrorism; if convicted he could get up to 12 years in jail AND a $24,000 dollar fine...
09-09-2008 12:04The recent London fare rises are just the beginning of how the City will fleece ordinary Londoners to pay for a rail line that reduces congestion for fat City bankers in the City of London and Canary Wharf. The City of London Corporation, the medieval unelected body of the City wants Crossrail but wants ordinary taxpayers to pay for Crossrail. Who is behind this? None other than the dodgy British Energy Adrian Montague who is good at leaving taxpayers paying for incompetent companies for instance, he negotiated leaving taxpayers paying for the decomissioning of nucelar waste (current cost £70bn and rising) and he is behind the Government wanting more nuclear power
Frank Grevil was sentenced to four months in jail for leaking these documents.
08-09-2008 14:5811 Police have just attacked the Parliament Square Peace Campaigners, fraudulently claiming power under s17 of the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 (PACE).