UK Newswire Archive
25-07-2001 05:22Corporate power will not be given up voluntarily - non-violent mass action is needed.
25-07-2001 03:19Police display weapons from IMC raid
25-07-2001 01:26"The problem with children, and with working class children in particualr, was that they refused to be integrated smoothly into an oppressive society.
The child savers turned political problems into adjustment problems. Instead of seeking political solutions to the problems of young people, they chose therapeutic remedies, thereby deflecting critisims of capitalism onto its victims."
Office in Bristol. About 50 people turned up to show
their solidarity and respect for the dead and injured.
after 2 hours we moved on to the BBC.
25-07-2001 00:57Media Release - July 23rd 2001
The International Federation of Journalists today accused Italian police of violence against media staff and heavy-handed tactics that "have put reporters at risk and show contempt for press freedom" in the confrontation with protestors at the G8 summit over the weekend.
25-07-2001 00:53This statement was read out at Monday evening's protest outside the Italian Embassy. It is from the father of Carlos Guiliani the young man shot dead by Italian riot police in the Genoa protests against the G8 summit.
25-07-2001 00:10at 22.07.01 activists of the "PublixTheatreCaravan NOBorder NONation" were stopped by the italien police in the eastern part of recco and got arrested.
24-07-2001 23:37Tens of thousands of people, many shouting "killers, killers", have protested throughout Italy against the use of police force that left one person dead and more than 230 injured at the G8 summit in Genoa.
24-07-2001 21:56Join anti-racist border-camp!
24-07-2001 21:13Today 24 july the italian guy protesting in front of the italian embassy in London still in there
24-07-2001 20:08Citizens turned out in their thousands across Italy to protest against the events at the weekend in Genoa, G8.
24-07-2001 19:57The Genoa Social Forum is continuing its legal and medical services. The first address is for legal help concerning those arrested, the second relates to medical assistance being given to demonstrators (and perhaps those who never checked into hospitals).
Here in the UK there will be a protest outside the London Italian Embassy again on Saturday - 2pm, Grosvenor Square
24-07-2001 19:55Reuters Story about Amnesty and Genoa
24-07-2001 19:46RELEASE NICOLA AND RICHARD
Nicola Doherty and Richard Moth, two Globalise Resistance members, have been arrested by Italian Police after the Genoa protests at the weekend. Both work with adults with severe disabilities and are members of Unison trade union. Nicola was on her first demonstration. Neither were involved in any violence during the protests in Genoa.
24-07-2001 19:11Thanks to Cecilia for finding the following news... A hospital in Genoa says they have a Brit called Canaghan. Does anyone know him? Also no record of Dan MacQuillan, John Blair or Lawrence Miles in any hospital (although will verify later). Sky has had surgery, "can walk" but still under armed guard, we think. No latest on Richard or Nicola.