UK Newswire Archive
07-09-2004 21:49While the corporate media gives Putin a hand in his War on Terror- one Russian paper tells it how it is. In the first of 3 installments, Novaya Gazeta looks behind the "shock and awe" of previous reports to the sinister reality of what happened in Beslan, North Ossetia.
07-09-2004 20:34European groups working on migration are holding a meeting in London this weekend (September 10-12), to coordinate and discuss prior to the ESF in London.
07-09-2004 20:01The Palestinians, although they do have courage and unlimited perseverance, are humans with limitations.
Oppressed by Israel and subjected to permanent violence and stress, betrayed by the international community, the Palestinians draw their main strength from our support.
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"The Fourth World War"
From the frontline of conflict in Mexico, Argentina, South Africa, Palestine, Korea, the global north from Seattle to Genoa and the 'War on Terror' in New York, Afghanistan and Iraq, "The Fourth World War" brings together the images and voices of the war on the ground and of those who resist.
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07-09-2004 18:52"The war against terror must be a war against poverty.. Washington reserved to itself the right to attack other states of the region.. The most important corrections should be made in two political fields, the unsolved conflicts in the Middle East and the unequal distribution of chances of development.. Distributive justice is increasingly a demand of security policy, not only of morality and humanity.."
07-09-2004 18:44This is a page to collect media articles about the European Social Forum in London October 2004.
Below is one of the first - a guardian article. There have already been articles in the Evening Standard, the Tribune and a phone in debate on bbc london.
07-09-2004 17:39Anyone up for a quick impromtu action?
Digby Jones, director-general of the CBI is keynote speaker tonight at a £100 a seat dinner for fat cats celebrating getting their greed fat snouts into the public purse via reforms in public services.
07-09-2004 14:59Here are the top 25 stories censored by the US corporate press in 2003 - 2004, compiled by the US independent journalism group "Project Censored". Most have also been censored (or self-censored) in the UK corporate press as well.
07-09-2004 14:44Israel-Palestine: Appeal from Greek comrades for an international anarchist day of action. Greece, Spain, Mexico, Peru, Costa Rica, Venezuela, Brasil and Australia are already on the move!
07-09-2004 11:19this is my report.. it is only short, i shalll attempt to work on it a bit more, flesh it out.. etc.. etc...
07-09-2004 10:03LOBBY OF DAVID BLUNKETT'S SURGERY
07-09-2004 09:56I think it is important to inform you about Greek violence against Albanian people after the football match on Saturday. The rising of greek fascism and racism is obvious the last days and I believe that you do not get any information about these unacceptable violent incidents. In greece there was 1 dead and more than 50 people in the hospital
07-09-2004 05:42last saturday the police decided to gate-crush an autonomous space workshop at the ex-GrandBanks social centre.
07-09-2004 04:14How Wikipedia can become part of social change
06-09-2004 23:59Abkhazia: Free War Zone
Officials in this unrecognised republic on Georgia’s Black Sea Coast it seems have already forgotten what they are fighting for.
06-09-2004 16:19Reports by various participants at the latest (Norwich) gathering around the East Anglia Social Forum. This gathering was held in Norwich on 4th Sept. Consultations are now underway for future gatherings proposed in Colchester and Cambridge.