UK Newswire Archive
11-06-2004 13:32A major statement by Noam Chomsky regarding terrorism, the war in Iraq, the military situation worldwide, and the "democratic vision" of President Bush and Prime Minister Blair. Note that the discussion of the militarization of space has local relevance for Cambridge residents, as one of the major components in research and development of space-based weapons - the US-run airbase RAF Feltwell, is located very near to us.
11-06-2004 13:32Genoa Counter-investigation
11-06-2004 13:28The spring Annual General Meeting (AGM) season saw agrochemical corporations facing tough criticism from shareholders and public interest organizations over potential liability for environmental and other impacts of pesticides and genetically engineered (GE) crops. Shareholders focused on rejecting industry claims that GE crops are wanted by consumers in industrialized nations and needed to "feed a hungry developing South.
The AGMs served as platforms to raise questions about the environmental and human health impacts of agricultural biotechnology, and to address evidence indicating that GE crop commercialization is cutting into corporate profits.
End the Occupation: Why the US/UK should leave now
Audio from public meeting and launch of Iraq Occupation Focus with Tariq Ali, Jeremy Hardy, Haifa Zangana and Ewa Jasiewicz.
11-06-2004 11:33Votes and Percentages for "alternative" candidates in Liverpool
11-06-2004 11:33BLAG Linux And GNU by the Brixton Linux Action Group.
Specially designed for activists but can be used by all !
comes on 1 cd has programs for txt, image, audio and video editing already within it
one of the best things about this distrobution is once youve installed it you never need to install another it has an automatic updating system even when a new operating system is released bit like windows updater only better no need to delete your old operating system and install a new one like windows 2000-> wondows xp
11-06-2004 10:57You can save hundreds of children.
300 thousand Sudanese people are facing death - you can help them.
£30 can keep (or at least help saving) around 130 Sudanese children alive for about 3 months...
30+ activists shut down an oil distribution depot in nottingham this morning in solidarity with the G8 protests in the US, to protest about global warming and oil war in Iraq.
11-06-2004 09:56Most recently, in response to a column I write for an Indian paper, in which I confessed to having met a few terrorists in my time and attempted to analyze their limited grasp of the world, I received a lot of hate mail.
11-06-2004 08:24What about the next G8 meeting - in Gleneagles in Scotland?
11-06-2004 01:53The threat of fresh industrial action by firefighters has been raised after another last-minute hitch to a deal aimed at ending a pay dispute.
11-06-2004 00:16A weekly 30 minute review of news and opinion recorded from a shortwave radio. 2 files- broadcast quality (13.3MB) and quick download (3.3MB). With times and freqs for listening at home. Free to rebroadcast. Netherlands, Spain, Russia, and Cuba.
10-06-2004 23:41Pabst Blue Ribbon, ketchup, a Black Panther in Cuba, myopia, Pat Brown and Sci-Fi classics: an eclectic and selective obituary of Ronald Wilson Reagan, the 40th President of the United States of America.
"USUK cannot export democracy at the end of so many DU tipped missiles mainly because they do not have it at home. The illegal USUK attack was against the wishes of the majority of the USUK natives...."
10-06-2004 22:33MEET THE WARMONGERS... June 30th, 7:30 am, meet at the Ministry of Defence, Filton Abbey Wood, Bristol. Bring mates, bikes, noise and whatever you want to take action...Solidarity action in response to national calls for action on June 30th.
10-06-2004 22:28Ian Hodgson, Oxford resident and P10K organiser, was arrested by the Israeli army today.
10-06-2004 21:35Under the Pavement - radio for Manchester's radical and activist communities, every other monday 10pm - midnight.