UK Newswire Archive
18-06-2004 19:07A national gathering to bring together asylum seekers, refugees, and immigrants, with legal representatives, social workers, health and other professionals, church people and other campaigners – all those who make up the movement to protect the rights of anyone affected by immigration legislation and policies, including anti-terrorism measures.
One of the agent is covering his badges when the camera approaches him and he says: "Get out of my face!" while another cop approach the guy who's filming telling him :"hey, uv been warned ok!?"... apparently the "get out of my face" has now became a police warning... the filming guy was then told that he was obstructing their duty (wonder why was covering his badges then!).
The guy was finally "gently" handcuffed and taken away...
18-06-2004 16:48"The US state was boarded by the Bush junta, a hostile takeover so to speak that was completely legal. The Bush junta now uses the US state to collect tax revenue from the citizens and pass on tax cuts to higher income groups or distribute them to friendly corporations.. In a political landscape where justice rules instead of the mafia, Kohl would be behind bars.." translated from the German
18-06-2004 16:21Here's a short update on the status of the Rampart squatted creative centre and social space....
18-06-2004 16:09[As you may notice, I’ve cut part of the article because the question of peace talks between the left party RPMP-RPA-ABB and the Government has nothing to do with gangster GUAC. It's better to avoid any confusion. ;-)Felix Zorba, October 7, 2003]
18-06-2004 13:43Disney's record of employing sweatshop labour in countries like Haiti and China is extreme and brutal. This is your opportunity to put pressure on Disney to give their workers decent rights, decent working conditions and decent pay. In 1996, Disney's CEO Michael Eisner paid himself $200 million in salary and share options - over 300,000 times what he paid workers in Honduras for making Pocahontas t-shirts.
18-06-2004 13:39The Fire Brigades Union today voted to disaffiliate from Labour, making it the second trade union to split from the party this year.
18-06-2004 13:39Debate and vote on 10 proposals presented by different organizations during the World Social Forum to restrain the current neoliberal economic globalisation!
18-06-2004 11:19On Wednesday June 9th, 10 Pirates did the unthinkable: they set sail toward Sea Island against all odds. Determined to make their message heard these activists brought their banner and their voices to the summit doors ignoring the weather, the darkness, and the warnings of danger.
18-06-2004 10:59The 1in12 Club was host to Bradfords contribution the June 12th day of solidarity with anarchist prisoner Jeff 'FREE' Luers.
18-06-2004 09:54Tonight Friday June 18th at 7pm there will be a workshop unravelling the carbon web woven by BP and Shell, and focussing on the way they slap on the greenwash via arts and other sponsorship to sanitise their tainted reputations. This will be given by the Gog & Magog outlet of the mighty Platform (www.carbonweb.org)
18-06-2004 09:44One of the British National Party’s leading activists in the campaign for the London Assembly and European Parliament was implicated in South Africa’s most infamous murder case.
18-06-2004 09:16Less Zionists + Less police = a nice happy evening.
18-06-2004 02:26A 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, Russia, Spain, China, and Cuba.