UK Newswire Archive
15-09-2004 17:22Hungry for Justice: Power, sovereignty and people - A conference on achieving
world food justice
Saturday 9th October 2004
10 am to 4.15 pm
Quaker Meeting House
St. James' Street
Sheffield City Centre
15-09-2004 16:48Why have we not made this much media impact. Why do we have such fucking stupid, Ignorable A to B marches.
15-09-2004 16:34The big demo in london today (10-20,000) by pro-hunt supporters was attacked by police, with many being injured.
15-09-2004 16:32Ministers have recently published a report on the New Deal for Communities. Community infighting, lack of trust and lack of help from local authorities are blamed. The following article is from the Guardian/Press Association.
15-09-2004 16:11In the early hours of this morning there was a major invasion in the centre of Nablus, not far from Al Najah university. Six people were killed, one of them a girl of ten years old. Around thirty were injured, nearly all of them children. At least two of the injured are still in critical condition.
15-09-2004 16:10It couldn't happen to 2 nicer groups of people - the cops are clashing with the cuntryside alliance types down in Parliament Square as Toney attempts to atone with a meaningless ban on hunting ........
A report compiled from documents published over the last year, and updated to give the latest situation.
There's a lot missing from here, especially all of the positive and constructive proposals made by various of the "horizontal" activists around website tools and communications structures designed to increase participation and transparency in the ESF process.
We know that the details of the logistics of a particular social forum tend to be the responsibily of the local organising committee / process, however there are some areas that have an impact of the very real political shape of the event, and are themselves political, and which should concern us all.
Communication structures and tools, websites, mailing lists, computers, media centres, press policies, software platforms, and licensing of media are all highly political issues, yet they have been dismissed as mere practicalities by many involved in the uk ESF process.
15-09-2004 14:04PLEASE CROSS POST AND FORWARD URGENTLY!!!!
Below is the mobile number of the Countryside Alliance Press Officer.
15-09-2004 13:56Ministers have recently published a report on the New Deal for Communities. Community infighting, lack of trust and lack of help from local authorities are blamed. The following article is from the Guardian/Press Association.
15-09-2004 13:177:30, Wednesday, 22nd Sep
The Library Theatre, Tudor Square, Sheffield (between the Winter Gardens and
15-09-2004 13:101. Thursday 16th Sep
You are invited to a public meeting with Fadwa Barghouti, wife of political
prisoner Marwan Barghouti on Thursday September 16th, 7.30 pm. at St. matthews
Rooms, Carver St, off Division St.
15-09-2004 11:31Closure of the renovated Nursery by Birmingham Council in the Priory Court Today!
You can download this info as a one page A4 PDF flyer:
15-09-2004 09:34Visitors were queueing out of the tent to see the multi-colour version
of the trees plan at the Walks Action Group's stall in King's Lynn's
Charter Carnival on Sunday 12 September.
15-09-2004 07:36Now that well over 1,000 American soldiers have been killed in Iraq and well over 11,000 (high estimates are up to 18,000) maimed and seriously wounded there — American soldiers who have killed at least 20 *TIMES* that many Iraqi civilians and maimed and wounded perhaps 10's of 1,000's of Iraqi civilians — it's time to post this again. This was first posted by me, JA, July 25, 2003 (just a little over a year ago):
COUNCIL SEEKS TO EVICT SOCIAL CENTRE
Occupiers threatened with eviction - court case today