UK Newswire Archive
22-08-2001 18:50An Irish protester who was tortured in jail appears on drivetime radio on national Irish Radio. Apalling things happened to him. Very Orwellian in all the worst ways. He speaks for ten minutes about 17 minutes into this realaudio clip. the address is http://www.rte.ie/rams/ecs/radio_weekly/Wed/sportpm.ram.
RTE is Irelands national broadcaster and this is from the show 5/7 live which is one of the most widely listened to radio shows in Ireland. I was amazed when I heard this and you'll see why. Cracks are beginning to appear everywhere.
22-08-2001 18:33Following the recent tragic events in Sighthill, Glasgow, with one asylum seeker Firsat Dag killed, others attacked, inflammatory media coverage, and a demand for resources ignored by the Council, the people of Sighthill tenants, asylum seekers and refugees, have come together to organise a march this Saturday.
22-08-2001 18:00I have fled into Palestinian controlled “Area A” after being involuntarily inducted into the Israeli military.
I fled because I was involuntarily drafted into the army and have been tortured by Israeli security service agents.
22-08-2001 16:49The LASD, not the LAPD trained Genoa police in Baton Use
22-08-2001 13:15Darcus Howe, self proclaimed "Devil's Advocate", is proving to be one of Britain's most incisive commentators. His current series "Slave Nation" will cast a critical, sympathetic eye on the recent action in Davos; Channel 4, Wedensday, 21:00.
22-08-2001 12:25Kazakhstan is the testing-ground where the giants of big business try out their plans to subjugate workers in Russia and other parts of the ex-Soviet Union. These plans include the most severe repression, beatings and jailings of trade unionists, who sometimes die as a result of the appalling
prison conditions. But the desperate poverty, non-payment of wages etc, has driven workers to carry on fighting regardless of the consequences.
22-08-2001 11:23Music, Food, Videos, exhibition, infostalls
22-08-2001 11:15Australian Aboriginal Peacekeeper Kevin Buzzacott to recieve
2001 Nuclear-Free Future Award in Eire.
22-08-2001 11:08Roberto Fiore , on the run for the Bologna bombing
Blair refused to extradite him.
22-08-2001 11:06A compilation of notices, stories and opinions posted to
the Independent Media Center network, http://www.indymedia.org concerning the United States' prison-industrial complex, inspired by the Philadelphia IMC's coverage of last week's American Correctional Association yearly convention.
21-08-2001 21:02Idea for a new campaign.
Write letters to Euan Blair and try to "convert him to the cause". We'll make an anticapitalist out of that lad!
21-08-2001 18:16NATO deludes the world to believe that Peace springs eternal in Macedonia. Read The Truth... J.David Galland
21-08-2001 16:38Okay, I really do promise to stop ranting and raving and sending emails about Genoa, but not just yet...Starhawk
21-08-2001 14:42Actions, demos, rallies etc. took place in more than 30 German towns and cities as part of the Global Day of Action on 20 August 2001.
21-08-2001 12:07Terrorist Thug Boasts
"Thanks to Uncle Sam, Macedonians are no match for us!"
Eyewitness report by Scott Taylor