UK Newswire Archive
16-02-2004 01:37Fifty police officers were injured in Sydney in a riot that was sparked by the death of an Aboriginal teenager.
Angry youths torched a railway station and pelted police with bottles and petrol bombs in the predominantly Aborigine neighbourhood of Redfern.
911 and the BC Compassion Club Society present:
DRUG WAR FILM FESTIVAL
Friday, March 12 8pm
$6 / $4 (911 members)
15-02-2004 20:39There are hundreds of shops selling fur within a short walk of Piccadilly Circus. We will be touring the area with banners and placards, giving out leaflets and factsheets about fur to shoppers and tourists, informing them of the cruelty involved in the fur trade, and asking them to boycott shops selling fur.
15-02-2004 19:25Nursing makes you sick.After a life time working in health I find myself on Invalidity Benefit.I have given evidence to both the House of Lords and the House of Commons on the nature of bullying.The system that has been developed damages the health of those who work it.Its pretty bad for those to whom its given .
15-02-2004 19:20Swindon Animal Concern raised over £3500 for various animal welfare organisations during the course of 2003, and more importantly, helped to raise the general public's awareness of the impact on animal welfare of the way they conduct their day-to-day lives.
15-02-2004 15:49White House Admits Bush Lied in 2002 State of The Union Over Al Qaeda Obtaining U.S. Nuke Plant Plans: President Bush claimed in his 2002 State of the Union address that the U.S. discovered in Afghanistan detailed plans of U.S. nuclear plants. The Bush administration was forced to admit this week that the claim was not based on factual evidence after the Nuclear Regulatory Commission said there was no evidence any such plans were found in Afghanistan.
15-02-2004 15:29Your drinking water is about to be poisoned with toxic industrial waste. It is illegal, it is mass medication, it violates your freedom of choice, and it is known to cause serious adverse health effects. Only one thing can stop it - YOU!
here are a few pics from the afternoon.
15-02-2004 11:47THE WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM - EUROPEAN ECONOMIC SUMMIT
Warsaw, Poland April 28-30, 2004
THE ALTERNATIVE ECONOMIC FORUM
WARSAW, POLAND APRIL 28-30, 2004
On the eve of accession to the European Union (significantly planned for May 1 to change the nature of that holiday), the European Economic Summit (which was cancelled in Dublin due to planned protests) is coming to Warsaw.
15-02-2004 02:40Yesterday (14th Feb) members of York Palestine Solidarity Campaign made an unanounced visit to the central York branch of Sainsbury's to show the manager how much Israeli stuff could be found in his store. The response was totally not what we expected.
15-02-2004 01:05just some thoughts and a bit of a dance...