UK Newswire Archive
24-11-2004 09:20Allegations of widespread abuse by US forces in Fallujah, including the killing of unarmed civilians and the targeting of a hospital in an attack, have been made by people who have escaped from the city.
24-11-2004 09:19Worlds Aids Day happens next week, on December 1st. To commemorate this fact some fine bands will be playing a couple of days earlier, November 29th, in Cambridge. Your support would be greatly appreciated! The aim of the evening is to support the new Stop Aids Group in Cambridge, to raise awareness in the run up to World Aids Day and to raise some money for the nationwide Stop Aids campaign..
24-11-2004 02:17The scientific community, tired of being
refuted by "corporate scientists", came
up with the definitive report that cannot
24-11-2004 01:04After GM Food – here comes Nano Food!
UK food regulators challenged to remove Nanotech foods from the shelves.
Publication of new report: “Down on the Farm: The Impact of Nano-Scale Technologies on Food and Agriculture”
24-11-2004 00:10When asked on tonight's Newsnight (23/11/04) about Labour critics of his controversial 'anti-terror' policies, David Blunkett didn't mince his words...
23-11-2004 23:27Protesters INSIDE the Cabinet Office
(re-post from Quebec Indy.)
Ottawa Indy is down.
23-11-2004 20:01the cards are falling...
23-11-2004 19:31As news of a forthcoming foxhunting ban hit the news, the hunters, not content with fox/deer/badger/grouse/pheasant/peasant/rabbit*(delete as appropriate) bashing, hit saboteurs on Dartmoor. 3 sabs were injured during the attack.
23-11-2004 19:16What's sauce for the goose is not sauce for the gander. That's globalisation, folks !
The action was done to show that regardless of the camp being evicted from 9 Ladies site, that Marshall’s or Stancliffe Stone are still very easy to shut down and that activists can cause economic damage in a peaceful non violent way.
23-11-2004 18:17Zapatista coffee is now available in four places in Leeds. Communities who support the Zapatistas have long grown coffee, using traditional methods. All coffee is organic and it tastes amazing... Buying this product directly helps rural farmers in southern Mexico to build thier own production, health and medical facilities. It comes in:
500g - filter (around £5)
250g - espresso (around £3)
23-11-2004 16:54Poverty Pimp of The Week
Homes For Profit Not People Award (November 2004)
23-11-2004 16:42A group of students from Liverpool University, have decided to begin to take steps towards a new Liverpool Social Forum. First a website and a newsletter, next the world...?
23-11-2004 16:29The explosion of two bombs in his car took the life of 38-year old State Prosecutor Danilo Anderson, late on Thursday night in Caracas, Venezuela. The terrorist attack took place at 11.50 pm in Los Chaguaramos, in south east Caracas, where Danilo Anderson was coming away from evening classes he was attending at the University.From his role as State Prosecutor Danilo Anderson had waged a tireless struggle to get the leaders of the opposition prosecuted for the crimes they have committed and particularly for the military coup they organised on April 11th 2002.