UK Newswire Archive
11-10-2000 05:44Another violent assault by prison officers, left Satpal Ram prostrate on the ground for 10 minutes.
11-10-2000 03:59Music of the Rivers and Audubon of Florida are pleased to announce that a music festival of Celtic musicians from around the world will take place in Jacksonville, Florida, from November 16-19, 2000, on the St. Johns River, at Metropolitan Park Pavilion.
10-10-2000 23:05Comments on Affinity Groups by Murray Bookchin. Apologies due, posted this previously but text didn't appear in posting.
10-10-2000 22:42This piece is a response to a post entitled 'On Censorship,the IMC Mission and Free Speech'. It accepts the right of IMC UK to assert an editorial policy but rejects the notion that free speech is only a concept rooted in Classical Liberalism and no longer relevant.
10-10-2000 22:40After the success of the 'affinity group' organisational structure in Prague and Seattle, I thought these comments by Murray Bookchin from the 1970's might be relevant.
10-10-2000 22:21An update on the situation from the legal team in Prague
10-10-2000 22:06Asylum seekers welcome
A warm welcome and sound advice will be on offer to local asylum seekers at Highfields Youth and Community Centre from 7pm this Wednesday 11 October.
10-10-2000 15:50Greenpeace are at this moment protesting in north London at the site of an incinerator power plant.
09-10-2000 23:34El domingo por la mañana se ha llevado a cabo, a pesar de las artimañas policiales, una manifestación en Madrid para exigir la inmediata liberación de l@s detenid@s en Praga, a la que han asistido unas 1000 personas.
09-10-2000 18:42The first anniversary of the Ladbroke Grove rail disaster, in which 30 people were needlessly killed due to faulty signalling near Paddington station in west London has passed.
09-10-2000 10:38THE ALTERNET NEWS - ISSUE # 47
VIOLENCE IN WEST PAPUA/
CZECH POLICE BRUTALITY/
SONY TARGETS ACTIVISTS/
07-10-2000 17:59Dear friends,
News from Serbia. Every day more and more people are
organizing in General Strike. Milosevic regime is enforcing new represion messures, again, for us that is sign that he is weekening with every day of our protest.
07-10-2000 05:19The Homeless People's Network was the big news when the North American Street Newspaper Association (NASNA) met in Edmonton this past summer. By unanimous vote, HPN - a discussion list exclusively for homeless and formerly homeless people - became the first online member to join the ranks of the scrappy, ink-stained papers that make up the association.
06-10-2000 13:28The following summary is drawn from our database made from reports of people missing, detained or freed.
05-10-2000 15:54Hello I am supporter of IMC in Cleveland I have been watching live reoprts from Belgrade of the Protesters attacking the Parlement building there Some of the Demostraters are Anti-West I have seen one Burning an American Flag and Just now a report has come in saying tha have Controled the Parlament please check up on this and update the IMC site As much as possible Steven Trager
The protests in Prague, Seattle, Washington DC etc. are about the convergence of Politics/Business/Money. The centralization of the world's currencies by fewer and fewer banks, and the easy access to it by self proclaimed world rulers in politics and corporations has fueled such unelected and unaccountable organizations as the IMF, WTO and World Bank. You should have learned how this works in 8th grade. . . but nobody taught it.