UK Repression Newswire Archive
Unfortunately, the employees were too shy to leave the building to talk to us. So this morning, we thought we'd join them for breakfast in the car park as they arrived for work.
14-05-2004 09:02There will be a meeting for London-based activists to discuss solidarity actions in the capital as well as looking at the possiblities for a London-wide Dissent! group to join the growing list of groups emerging up and down the country.
13-05-2004 21:46Home Secretary David Blunkett will be speaking at Sheffield University on Friday 14 May 2004 at 2pm in Elmfield Room 215.
We have seen the error of our ways.
12-05-2004 16:04It's just another rock and roll suicide.
Manchester seems determined to shoot itself in the Northern quarter. The potiential gagging of city centre venue Night and day is another example of the city's cultural suicide.
How a long established city centre venue can come underthreat from one noisy resident beggars belief, but read on to find out the full story.
12-05-2004 14:17Greenpeace is going on trial on Monday for protecting the rainforest in the Amazon.
12-05-2004 08:25Fortress Dublin? - The criminalisation of protest and the demonisation of dissent.
It consists of two parts: firstly a chronicle of recent events giving rise to concern from the moment of the banning of the Farmleigh march; secondly a dossier of "dirty tricks" which we prepared before the banning of the march and released on Friday, April 30th.
12-05-2004 07:47Mistaken Identity
A public meeting on the Government’s proposed National Identity Card
Wednesday May 19, 2004; 13:30–17:00 hrs
The Old Theatre, London School of Economics
Houghton Street, London WC2A 2AE
12-05-2004 03:31United States Marines have arrested Anne Auguste (So Anne), a prominent Haitian singer and humanitarian activist. A sizeable contingent of marines attacked So Anne’s home in Port-Au-Prince, where she was recuperating from surgery. They detained eleven friends and family, who were handcuffed and taken away, including two young children (ages five and twelve years old). The military ransacked the house. The U.S. Marines apparently still hold So Anne incommunicado.
11-05-2004 18:27Fallujah Rebels, Residents, Police Celebrate Victory over U.S. Marines
Mexican Police and Army Grow and Smuggle Marijuana, While the Indigenous Rebels Don’t Touch Drugs or Alcohol
By Alex Contreras Baspineiro - Narco News South American Bureau Chief, May 8, 2004
10-05-2004 09:22The destruction of 24 more East Jerusalem houses clearly illustrates the political agenda driving Israel's relentless demolition policy. As Zaid Hamouri explains, the real issue behind these demolitions is Israel's attempt to alter the demographic make-up of the city.
10-05-2004 03:46While the shutter captured the gruesome horror in graphic detail, it missed capturing the full scope of the incident, as did CBS. This was not an isolated incident. It was not the result of a few rogues. Rather this incident was the result of careful long-term planning. In fact Bush and every other high official of this administration approved of the torture and we have their own words on that
10-05-2004 00:47Long term peace campaigners silenced
09-05-2004 22:18Police detained 30 participants at the international Marijuana Day celebrations at Hayarkon Park in Tel Aviv yesterday, claiming the event was a drug party.