UK Newswire Archive
15-11-2004 14:45International media and newspaper report that the US-army uses Napalm and Phosphor bombs in Falluja. Here is a summary (with links; some in foreign language)
15-11-2004 14:27update and links re: anti-nanotechnology protest in leeds
15-11-2004 11:19Dissent! Gathering( Network of Resistance Against the G8 ) Newcastle 4th & 5th December 2004
15-11-2004 10:19Oxford Brazil Solidarity exists to build practical solidarity with the Movement of Landless Rural Workers (MST) in Brazil. Our next meeting, to plan activities before Christmas and beyond, is at 109 Hurst St on Tuesday 16th November at 7.30pm. All welcome.
15-11-2004 08:05Palestinian Freedom fighter Marwan Barghouti is Arafat's probable popular successor. Fatah Secretary-General (since 1994) and a key figure in both the first Intifada and the present Intifadat al-Aqsa, Marwan sits in an Israeli jail, sentenced last June 6 and serving five life sentences plus 40 years. Israeli and international progressives should raise two demands now loud and clear: for Barghouti's immediate release from prison and for the protection of his safety wherever he is. There is a definite danger the Israeli government may decide to ‘eliminate’ him if they think he is the likely choice of the Palestinian masses.
15-11-2004 03:11START PLANNING THOSE PROTESTS! And help spread the word throughout the Indymedia World!
15-11-2004 01:10Student Campaign against Coke is reaching its climax this week at Leeds Uni. Head of Communications UK for Coke is meeting with a rep. from NUSSL and from Colombian Solidarity to discuss Coke's crimes.
15-11-2004 01:03In her acceptance speech for an Australian "peace prize", millionaire author Arundhati Roy has suggested that Margarat Hassan and others like her deserve their fates.
15-11-2004 00:07£2000 REWARD
Leading to the Conviction of an Animal Abuser
at Oxford University
Following yesterday's news story that Oxford University have been investigated by Thames Valley Police over an allegation of abuse against a primate being used for vivisection, SPEAK are taking the highly unusual step of offering the sum of £1000 for any information that will lead to the conviction of people in Oxford University involved in the systematic abuse of animals. (posted 14 Nov 2004) Read more...
Over 100 protesters gathered at a packed Piccadilly Circus and leafleted passers-by as we waited to set off.
14-11-2004 21:18Demonstrations alongside took place outside the recording of Band Aid 3 in Air Studios, Hampstead today "against the whitewashing of the real issues behind world poverty"
police cutting their climbing rope during the G8 last year, together with
supporters and the press, asked the Conseil d'Etat to accept responsibility
for the actions of their police force.
14-11-2004 18:48Brudenell Social Club, Hyde Park from 8pm this tuesday.
benefit gig in support of Colombian trade unions murdered by Coca Cola.
Get involved in getting cocal cola products off leeds uni and leeds met campuses.
Latin American solidarity products on sale during the night
14-11-2004 18:28Swansea meeting in support of Palestine...5th December