UK Newswire Archive
18-11-2003 17:29President Bush’s visit:
As huge sums are spent on security arrangements, MPs call for protection for Parliament Square protesters and their rights
18-11-2003 17:16bush to arrive northolt not heathrow as stated in media
18-11-2003 16:21bush will be visiting blair's constituency on friday 21st december for lunch with blair and his wife, along with some locals too. turn up and let your voice be heard. it's a village off the M1, and i suspect that you're more likely to get nearer bush here than you are in london.
18-11-2003 15:06When the Post or the Echo write a storey and say something wrong about an ordinary citizen they get away with it and there is nothing people like me can do about it. It is absolute. Our side of the storey is seldom printed.
18-11-2003 14:34London Students to hold a theatrical picket of Exxon-Mobil HQ as part of George W Bush State Visit. LSE Student Union voted for a 'teach-in/sit-in' today ahead of the protests.
18-11-2003 14:21My humblest apologies to Bob Marley; please, please forgive me.
18-11-2003 14:04I am writing you in solidarity to applaud your protest. Make it loud and vivid for your sisters and brothers in America who no longer can.
18-11-2003 13:56Tuesady 18th November 2003
The Latest ISM Activist Reports From Palestine
18-11-2003 13:48Most of you here will probably know about Brian from Redditch. He's been camping out on a tiny patch of grass between the pavement and the green at Parliament Sq for nearly 3 years now, in all weathers, in protest against this appalling war against the people of Iraq. He was on hunger strike during the bombing earlier in the year, and has been subject to all kinds of abuse from passers by and tourists.
18-11-2003 12:55"How can we the people get our leaders to listen to us and not just to the rich and powerful?
"How can we make our values their values, values like:
fair trade and decent livelihoods
respect for life, health and environmental sustainability
true democracy – not 'corporatocracy'
freedom, security and equal opportunity for all
zero tolerance for terror of all kinds – state terror and domestic tyranny included
unity in diversity among peoples, nations and cultures
an end to weapons of mass destruction and to war itself as an obsolete means of conflict resolution ..."