UK Newswire Archive
By Jack Dalton
To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, right or wrong, is not only un-patriotic, but it is morally treasonable to the American people.
--President Theodore Roosevelt
16-07-2004 12:25No Comment, the Defendant's Guide to Arrest has been upadted by formers members of the ABC network and LDMG.
artwork by andy vine
16-07-2004 11:45See the post 'Peneolpe Swales plays 1in12 Club 16th July' below for details of who she is. See her live in london on the last date of her uk tour.
16-07-2004 11:09The rampART creative centre and social space is a block of squatted buildings in East London. It acts as a social centre, a hub for socialising, skill and resource sharing, information exchange, and having fun. The space is not intended as an exclusive hang out for 'alternatives' but hopes to enage the wider community into the events, activities and involvement. Some of the activities taking place include skipped food cafe evenings, open access free shop, free film screenings, themed info days, political meetings and art exhibitions...
Melbourne Singer/Songwriter Penelope Swales touring “Monkey Comfort.” Best described as a musical journalist, she combines wry and often outrageous humour with her deep passion for people and issues. The fruit of 5 years of writing, traveling and informal study, “Monkey Comfort” is a playful combination of anthropology and anthropomorphism that draws on the lush imagery of the natural world to describe the human condition.
16-07-2004 06:03A Vision of Joint Life: Israeli Intellectuals Recognize the Right to Return
Prof. Anat Biletzki, Andre Draznin, Haim Hanegbi, Yehudith Harel, Michel (Micado) Warschawski, Oren Medicks
English version: oznik.com 12 Jul. 2004
full text and links: http://oznik.com/words/040712.html
16-07-2004 00:50Is it just me or does anyone else think that the current trend toward starting up so-called 'social centres' is a load of wank?
16-07-2004 00:29A 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, China, Germany, and Cuba.
15-07-2004 22:56According to the latest news from IFIR’s branch in Turkey, Nazila Mohamad Hasani Zamani’s life is in serious danger and she is threatened to be deported back to Iran by the Turkish Government. She was told by the Turkish police that the Iranian embassy has asked the Turkish police to hand Nazila over to them.
Nazila’s life can only be saved by an international pressure on the UNHCR.
15-07-2004 20:06Bayer AG, Germany's second-biggest drug and chemical maker, agreed to pay $66 million to settle a U.S. charge it participated in a global conspiracy to fix prices of chemicals used to make rubber. Bayer agreed to assist the government's investigation that has already netted the guilty plea of Crompton Corp., which was fined $50 million for its role in the c
15-07-2004 19:52The following "article" is more of an announcement of research in progress concerned with a radical way of thinking about money, and the world.
15-07-2004 19:42'In this admirable study, the authors, who are pioneers in their field ,demonstrate the distortion of the UK television coverage of occupied Palestine. Every journalist should read this book; every student of journalism ought to be assigned It’ John Pilger- New Statesman, 28th June 2004
15-07-2004 17:20In the most startling display of people taking a film's inherent message far too seriously, almost 75% of Americans now base their religion on the story depicted in Mel Gibson's "The Passion of The Christ." Theologian Tom Sandell sat down and talked to us about this extraordinary phenomenon.
15-07-2004 16:16De Beers has this week been backpedalling fast on its refusal to
recognise indigenous rights in southern Africa.
De Beers told Survival International in October 2002 that it did not
have a policy on indigenous peoples' rights in southern Africa
because such a policy would 'head down the path' to 'apartheid'.
15-07-2004 16:1314 July 2004 e-news from Survival International, supporting tribal
15-07-2004 16:11IMPORTANT NOTICE
ID Cards - Official Comments Deadline: Tuesday, 20th July
15-07-2004 15:37"The worst is the soundtrack of the boys shrieking," the reporter told an ACLU convention last week. Hersh says there was "a massive amount of criminal wrongdoing that was covered up at the highest command out there, and higher."