UK Newswire Archive
02-07-2004 04:50saisbury's south yorkshire distribution center, Rotherham, successfully blockaded for nearly 6 hours by santa up his tripod and his merry elves.
02-07-2004 04:16A successful, 4 hour, no arrest, no equipment lost blockade with plenty of support from Sainsbury's packers and drivers...protesting CM crop fed milk in Sainsbury's.
01-07-2004 23:54A 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, China, Russia, Spain, and Cuba.
01-07-2004 23:52Urgent news from West Papua....please support, thank you. 1.Urgent support needed for Mr Yusak Pakage - arrested West Papua freedom activist.2. DEMONSTRATION AGAINST THE INDONESIAN PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS, LONDON MONDAY 5TH JULY 2004.3. Please write requesting that refugees living in Vanimo not be forcibly moved to East Awin but be allowed to live on land being offered to them in Blekwara. 4. **URGENT** OPM PRESS RELEASE
01-07-2004 23:41Sainsburys chilled food distribution centres are blockaded across the country in protest against GM feed being fed to dairy cows.
01-07-2004 22:36come to menwith, ah go on...
its only the biggest spy station in Europe. It only co-ordinates war in Iraq, on Afghanistan, anywhere.... it only communicates behind your back
It only listens to you via any means
It only fires nuclear proliferation in china via fear
It only feeds info to US companies
It only uses your voice... in whatever way it chooses... and you have no control over that.......
01-07-2004 21:42THE STATE IS NERVOUS:
The Fairford 5 trials have once more exploded onto the international stage, as the Foreign Office intervenes in the court proceedings against the 'Fairford 5' - who all attempted to disable U.S B52 Bombers stationed at Fairford (Gloucestershire, U.K) in the days leading up to the illegal bombing of Iraq during March 2003.
Related Link: http://www.fairfordpeacewatch.com/
01-07-2004 20:54No serious progressive person should view "Zargawi" as anything more than a crude and transparent attempt to transfix our gaze in the face of what is clearly an attempt to lead our people through fear. Zargawi was most likely killed some time ago as has been widely reported. The stupid theme of the "bad guys" continues. Understand your "1984 world." Orwell now more than ever, jamie
01-07-2004 18:39Travellers at Bulkington Fields, Warwickshire were violently evicted by Constant And Co bailiffs on Wednesday morning.
01-07-2004 16:40"When one hears the parties, they all seem to refuse responsibility and are only interested in preserving their power, not in any particular task of doing something for our country and its people.. Who can endure this political Punch-and-Judy show? Pseudo-debates in which unimportant things are discussed and charges of incompetence are heard on all sides. The media re not weary of drumming their worldview into our heads.."
01-07-2004 16:21He claims that, in the absence of any evidence to the contrary or a proper investigation by the Foreign Office, his journalist son Richard, 24, who was shot dead in the Iraqi capital Baghdad, may have been "taken out" by a hit man acting on behalf of coalition forces.
01-07-2004 15:44This Human Rights Watch report details the role of oil and Western business interests in the violence being perpetrated in the Sudan.
01-07-2004 15:40Back in April we reported that West Papuans were planning a mass boycott of the Indonesian parliamentary elections. On the day of the elections West Papuans burnt down polling stations, sank a boat carrying ballot papers and almost unanimously refused to vote. This represented one of the biggest acts of resistance against Indonesian occupation by the West Papuan people for some time. And surprisingly there was little retaliation from the police or military. This may have been in part due to a swathe of simultaneous solidarity demonstrations at Indonesian embassies around the world including London.
01-07-2004 12:33The next Dissent! gathering will take place at the 1 in 12 Club in Bradford from the 3rd-4th July 2004. Come along and get involved!
01-07-2004 12:03A reminder of the Russian Baby Seal cull.