UK Repression Newswire Archive
Erbil, Jan.23 (AKnews)- The Federation of the Non-governmental Organizations in the Kurdistan Region sent Sunday a protest letter to the president and the senior officials of the Islamic regime of Iran, condemning the execution of Kurdish activists in Iran.
23-01-2011 11:07Corporate Watch published last week an article outlining a history of NETCU / NPOIU and other related units. It is long but it gives a pretty detailed overview of them, including their history and what they have been up to. The body of the text is below. To get the references in it see the original article at http://www.corporatewatch.org/?lid=3868 They have done another interesting article on the various companies involved in spying on protestors at http://www.corporatewatch.org/?lid=3869
22-01-2011 19:25Authorities in Italy have sent out a list of author's whose work they want removed from the shelves because of their support for a contraversial activist called Cesare Battisti. Based on a press release from an Italian group campaigning against what is happening, who have requested global publicity on the matter.
22-01-2011 17:26Women in the UK should not have to worry about being sexually abused by policemen. It is as simple as that.
In response, we call for women to come together for a blockade of Scotland Yard, in protest at political policing and in solidarity with all women who have been exploited by men they thought they could trust.
New revelations published in an excellent article in today’s Schnews show police and/or government employees actively disrupting activist websites, posting comments designed to “sow mistrust, demoralise movements and to incite violence and illegality”.
21-01-2011 22:40Fight Britain's racist immigration laws! Close Communications House!
Tuesday 1 February • 4.30-5.30pm
outside Communications House Immigration Reporting Centre
Old Street London, EC1V 9BR
(called by Fight Racism! Fight Imperialism! All welcome)
21-01-2011 19:03Abuse of women by police must stop now!
21-01-2011 16:49Update from day #3 of the Court of Appeals of our four comrades in Thessaloniki, Greece. The court dealt with two witnesses against Fernando, two against Kastro and the chief of the squad that arrested Simon. The trial was suspended at the end of the hearing on Tuesday18 January as the Thessaloniki lawyers' union would be on strike Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. The court will reconvene Monday 24 January.
20-01-2011 19:09Lib Democrats influenced by entryist Scientologists
20-01-2011 16:36Reporting on the abuse of civil liberties by West Yorkshire Police.
20-01-2011 12:25Mark Stone/Kennedy - A personal statement from Mark Barnsley
The horrific killing of six people in Arizona, and the wounding of a dozen more, including Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords, generated a wave of discussion on the impact of violent political rhetoric.
20-01-2011 11:44Good Morning, We have just heard that Shell oil have received permission to complete their raw gas pipeline in Co. Mayo Ireland.
19-01-2011 23:13Reports on Jim Sutton an undercover cop who infiltrated Reclaim the Streets during the 1990's and had kids with an activist.