UK Repression Newswire Archive
08-11-2008 13:48Mel Broughton of the oxford anti vivisection campaign Speak still imprisoned despite not being found guilty of anything. What happened to the presumption of innocence? Perhaps this is what happens in a "dirty war"? He has spent last christmas in prison. Will he have to endure the same this year?
@ Kebele Social Centre (www.kebelecoop.org)
14 Robertson Road
8pm discussion: Creating queer spaces in Bristol
9pm(ish): Film screening - XXY (Argentina, 2007), the story of an intersex teenager
07-11-2008 02:45Against Me! lead singer Tom Gabel has just released a song about Eric McDavid and called "Anna is a Stool Pigeon."
Video : http://www.punknews.org/article/31125
Background : http://www.supporteric.org/background.htm
07-11-2008 01:28*** THIS IS ONLY THE TIP OF THE ICEBERG OF OUR UNDERFUNDED JUDICIAL SYSTEM THAT NEEDS...C*H*A*N*G*E.......
07-11-2008 01:14The fingerprints of the Home Office Minister, Jacqui Smith, have been seized
06-11-2008 17:07Shelter has accepted one hundred thousand pounds of government money to promote eco-towns.
06-11-2008 12:57Dave Douglass looks at plans to increase the age of compulsory education for the most recent issue of Freedom anarchist newspaper
05-11-2008 23:03cops bust class war bonfire ..
04-11-2008 21:48The United States Federal Government started destroying it’s reputation decades ago. Property confiscation and forced development because of taxes is "the norm" in the United States. It does not matter how long the property has been owned or who owns it, if you do not pay the government for it’s "new" taxable value, you will have it confiscated. I have watched as many people who have lived on their property for decades and even generations, have it stolen by the United States Federal Government.
04-11-2008 19:38Section 58A Counter Terrorism Bill 2008
This is yet another piece of legislation spewed out by the government and at a glance it appears to make the police get an even tighter stranglehold over us. This is in committee at present and it is astonishing how there has not been a public outcry or any discussion about the implications of this part of the Bill.
04-11-2008 13:06two men were arrested at downing street on sunday 2nd november for protesting without permission. they were left wondering why there was only two of them when all activists should unite to break this silly law.
04-11-2008 11:42It seems Human Rights are 'unpopular' in the UK. According to Jack Straw, they need to be 'balanced' with duties and responsibilities.
03-11-2008 18:06Janice Asker is facing being evicted by Pavilion for the second time in as many months.
02-11-2008 15:12Stand up in solidarity with the people of Palm Island against racism and police brutality!
02-11-2008 12:13Many who've heard of or read my story ask me to explain more about the Peter Power Terror Drills I witnessed that day, as I only gave it a breif mention in The 4th Bomb. Many see this so called 'coincidence' as the strongest evidence yet of state involvement.
02-11-2008 12:08The three officers are accused of detaining the man on suspicion of theft on the night of October 28-29, and then beating a confession out of him. When he then refused to sign his "admission of guilt," local media say he was "taken to the edge of the city and burned alive