UK Repression Newswire Archive
26-04-2009 22:09The Police Detained Political Activists from Ramat Hasharon, Tel Aviv, Jerusalem and Beer Sheva
* “One who believed that criminal cases due to political activism are conjured up “only” for Arab citizens discovers that s/he is also liable to be detained due to the expression of opinions concerning the failures of the society and rule in Israel.”
* Amongst the detainees – a 70 year old ceramic artist, the daughter of a family of “Righteous among the Nations” from Holland, a grandmother to six Israeli grandchildren
Make your stand, take a day off work, nursery, school, college, university, and gather in Westminster.
Wednesday 29th April from early...
26-04-2009 20:32The police are attempting to break in and illegally evict the occupants of 141 Ashley Road, St Pauls, Bristol,which has recently been squatted. This is illegal under the terms of Section 6 of the law.
Latest: Those who were inside the building have been arrested unders suspicion of burgalry
26-04-2009 14:17John Anthony Hill, a.k.a. Maud'Dib has been released on bail following his arrest and imprisonment in Dublin on a UK extradition warrant.
26-04-2009 00:40What's the relationship between the recent 'authoritarian' crack-down on "protesters" in Britain, the current economic crisis, the debate on growth, the economy, climate change and resource depletion? Perhaps not that obvious?... A new report from the Free Range Network ties these issues together to try and find a deeper motivation behind the recent authoritarian shift against protest and dissent in Britain -- yes, the threads are there if you look for them!
25-04-2009 23:11As the news was published today of police attempts to enlist snitches in the Climate Change movement we should be considering what measures can and should be taken to protect ourselves and others against police repression.
25-04-2009 22:30Come and support the continuous peaceful protest calling for a permanent ceasefire and an end to the Sri Lankan genocide of the Tamil people. Support the hunger striker Prarameswaran Subramaniam, 28, who has refused food and has had little water since 7th April. Do not ignore this genocide!
25-04-2009 20:30I have just learnt something which has convinced me that Bush, Cheney and Rice are indeed evil in the sense that Hitler was evil. I did not actually believe that until today.
25-04-2009 18:26The Calais No Border camp, 23 -29 June, is a joint venture between French and Belgian activists and migrant support groups and the UK No Borders Network.
25-04-2009 15:58Yesterday (friday 24th april) the 3 Lappersfort occupiers arrested on tuesday night were released (original article about arrest www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2009/04/428135.html). Upon signing out of the Brugge prison they were all issued with deportation notices, ordering them to leave the "Kingdom of Belgium" by midnight on the 29.04.2009.
25-04-2009 03:49One person was arrested after the mass today... the cops surrounded us in elephant, started being aggressive and arrested one person...
24-04-2009 22:41The Dey Krahorm Community in Cambodias Capital was evicted in January by the 7NG Real Estate Company.
24-04-2009 17:35A concerted effort is being made to limit criticism of police actions during protests surrounding the G20 summit in London, and even to justify them.