UK Newswire Archive
19-04-2004 12:08Louise Ellman MP doesn't say much in Parliament, but when she does speak she seems to speak only for the Israeli government rather than for the people she represents.
19-04-2004 12:02Pressure is growing on RESPECT -in particular George Galloway- to make a firm stance on the issue of abortion.
19-04-2004 11:45Invitation to the Scottish Global Awareness Conference.
19-04-2004 11:31The campaigns against Bayer and GM have claimed a major success as we continue our struggle to protect the UK against genetically modified crops. On 31st March Bayer announced that they will not commercialise their GM maize Chardon LL in the UK. This comes only weeks after the Government gave partial approval for the growing of this crop. The reason given by Bayer is that the climate of public opinion makes it economically unviable to grow it in the UK at the present time.
19-04-2004 11:10Originally published in Spanish by the Rebel Zapatista Autonomous Municipalities
Translated by irlandesa
Two Statements from the Corazón Céntrico de los Zapatistas Delante del Mundo Good Government Junta
19-04-2004 10:551) Israeli soldiers shoot dead another Palestinian unarmed protester- Biddu
2) 5-year-old girl injured by Israeli tank fire - Tulkarem
3) Verdict in case against Huwaida and Shelly - Jerusalem
4) Letter from Craig and Cindy Corrie to the CEO of Caterpillar
Saturday 17 April 2004
19-04-2004 10:23In the week before Iraq Procurement 2004 - where big business gets to bid for slices of the Iraqi pie, the UK state has been forced to advise UK businesses NOT to travel to Iraq.
19-04-2004 09:48A pledge form signed by a Cambridge-based LibDem candidate in the forthcoming European election, Rosalind Gill, is claimed by campaigners to be the first crack in a political system which has failed the people and turned the majority away from voting.
19-04-2004 09:36Today, over fifty environmental and social justice NGOs and other groups sent a letter of protest to the World Bank calling for the closure of its new emissions trading fund, The Prototype Carbon Fund. In the year of the World Bank’s 60th anniversary and in the run-up to intense protests in Washington D.C. at their annual meeting this month, the groups state that the Bank’s new fund is destructive greenwash and has in fact created extra problems for communities and the environment.
19-04-2004 09:16حهçàلûâàهىûé îٍنûُ يà ٌàىîى لهًهمَ ×هًيîمî ىîًے.
19-04-2004 09:07Oxford Indymedia are building a network of computers assembled from scrap, as a community resource, to be deployed at the OCSET community centre (220 Cowley Road, Oxford).
19-04-2004 07:41BASRA - Fifty days after the first reports that the U.S. forces were unloading weapons of mass destruction (WMD) in southern Iraq, new reports about the movement of these weapons have been disclosed.
19-04-2004 07:03Friends, does anyone have a good photo or two of CODEPINK's 'funeral procession' through Whitehall, or our laying of (broken) flowers at the Senataph?
19-04-2004 02:18Stop the BNP! Anti-Fascists are gathering at 11am, Wickford Railway Station, near Basildon, South Essex. Sat 24th April. 20 minute drive from the M25, eastbound along the A127 towards Southend.
19-04-2004 00:02BRISTOL-STOP-THE-WAR *SUPPLEMENT* : 19th April 2004
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