UK Repression Newswire Archive
31-12-2009 17:01Start 2010 by showing opposition to Britain's racist immigration laws! In the run-up to the next election as all parties compete for the crown of most 'tough' (ie racist) party, show the current Labour government and all contenders to succeed it that there is support for migrant workers and asylum seekers!
27-12-2009 23:32As locals campaign against gold mining by Canadian Company Pacific Rim, two more anti-mining activists have been murdered.
27-12-2009 22:08Sponsored by arms comapny Thales, and organised by Clarion Events—responsible for Defence Systems Equipment International (DSEi) the world’s largest arms fair, the Counter Terror Expo takes place between 14-15 April 2010 at Olympia, London.
27-12-2009 14:23Egyptian Security Forces Detain Gaza Freedom Marchers in
el-Arish and shut down Gaza Memorial in Cairo
27-12-2009 10:544 iranian people killed by the fascists bassidj'is militia
ZAMBOANGA CITY, Philippines – Dozens of journalists held a prayer rally Wednesday in Zamboanga City to remember and seek justice for the brutal slayings of 57 people, among them at least 30 journalists massacred last month in Maguindanao province in the southern Philippines.
All that is required for a new major world war is just one spark: A strike on Iran, particularly with nuclear missiles, as is proposed, would result in World War III.
A New World War would be a global war waged by a global ruling class against the citizens of the world, with the aim of maintaining and reshaping hierarchical society to serve their own interests. It would indeed symbolize a New World War for a New World Order.
In a globalized world, all conflict has global implications; the task at hand is whether the people can realize that war is not waged against a “distant” or “foreign” enemy, but against all people of the world.
22-12-2009 00:01Charges dropped against protesters arising from a demo at Zippos Circus on 22nd October 2009 in Cambridge.
Some facts about Zippos:
-Zippos employed a man who defended infamous abuse at Chipperfield's circus in court. After watching footage of the thrashing and kicking of a baby chimpanzee he was asked “See anything which would constitute cruelty?” he replied unequivocally “No". Asked if he would do the same he said “Yes”!
-Zippos Circus have been exposed by Animal Defenders International, for keeping their horses in trailers without exercise for hours on end.
-'The way that young girl brandished the whip was obviously scary to the horses' 'When the man raised his hand the budgies flinched. Every time!' - Audience Member, 2009 Performance.
21-12-2009 17:50The Guide gets updated from time to time, as the situation changes on the ground or we (or they!) come up with new ideas. Feedback from you is essential - please check it out and get in touch. Print up copies in advance of your next mass protest situation and dish 'em out!
20-12-2009 09:22Trooble at t'pig farm
19-12-2009 12:38Damning narrative verdict returned at inquest.
The jury at the inquest into the controversial death in police custody in 2003 of Michael Lloyd Powell (known as Mikey) today returned a damning narrative verdict and found that the way that he was restrained resulted in his death from positional asphyxia (see below).
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18-12-2009 20:08A new Bill threatens to undermine the rights and responsibilities of parents