UK Newswire Archive
27-06-2004 18:05Yesterday saw the preliminary opening of The Diaz/Bolzaneto Trial at the main Genoa Tribunal. The first Group of 29 police officers from the diaz raid, are to be tried first. The 44 police plus three doctors from bolzaneto are to be tried as the Diaz case finishes.
27-06-2004 17:59The Carlyle Group whose ties include members of the Bush family and until recently the Saudi bin Laden family have bought the Loews Cineplex chain.
27-06-2004 17:18"The goal must be redefined beyond goods production and abstract labor, beyond the market and the state.. The great step of debt cancellation occurs when the burden can no longer be endured.. The absolute limit is reached when the whole public and social life collapses as in countries like Argentina, when German communes close their libraries.. The new finance capitalism is a speculative bubble and debt capitalism.."
27-06-2004 13:51brief run down of activities so far in genoa in realtion to trial against cops who beat protestors (most natobly in the diaz)
27-06-2004 12:51Fairford Anti War Protestors to uphold international law
at The Court of Appeal, The Strand, London, 10am 29th June - 1st July
27-06-2004 11:21Sunday Telegraph
Fury at Blunkett's secret links to animal rights campaign
By Andrew Alderson, Chief Reporter (Filed: 27/06/2004)
David Blunkett, who has been widely criticised as Home Secretary for refusing to take tough action against violent animal rights activists, is revealed today as a supporter of a leading anti-vivisection charity.
27-06-2004 04:14An Interview with the Coalition Against the Deportation of Palestinian Refugees
26-06-2004 23:34Coincidence? Bush visits Turkey ...Turkish kidnapped, Bombs explode?
26-06-2004 21:54"UN Secretary General Kofi Annan is leading the charge against Washington's call for the UN Security Council to renew its special exemption for U.S. forces from prosecution by the United Nations war crimes court."
26-06-2004 20:15There will be a demo in solidarity with the protestors detained and tortured after the EU and Latin American countries summit last month in Guadalajara, Mexico, this Monday 28th of June 2004 at 4pm at the Mexican Embassy, 42 Hertford St., London W1J 7JR, England . Please come and show your solidarity and support.
26-06-2004 19:03Quick update from on the ground in Genoa, Italy:
26-06-2004 18:18following the recent incident in Manchester City Centre
26-06-2004 17:52Traveller Night with Film
Monday, 28 June 2004 at 7:30PM
Grand Banks Occupied Social Centre
158 Fortess Rd, Tufnell Park Tube
26-06-2004 17:43Previously, I posted an article about fascist mass murderers and torturers from Latin America's "dirty wars" against leftists being employed by Blackwater. Now, it seems that former members of South Africa's secret police, who tortured and murdered black activists during apartheid, are also mercenaries in Iraq.
26-06-2004 12:38Increasing hostility in Belgium and Netherlands, attack on Jewish school in Antwerp