UK Newswire Archive
31-01-2005 16:36The World Development Movement is hosting a special preview screening of hilarious new documentary THE YES MEN at the Ritzy Cinema, Brixton, London on Sunday 13th February at 12 noon
31-01-2005 16:35Citizen Law can help abolish nuclear weapons.
31-01-2005 12:40The European Union head states meeting in Brussels in December 16 to decide on the entry of TURKEY into the UE was splashed in headlines across all the newspapers all over the world.
This historic turn of the Turkish population, mainly composed of Muslims and having been waiting for 40 years to become a full member of the European community, has met with a chorus of disapproval among more than one camp.
31-01-2005 10:25From: http://thescotsman.scotsman.com/international.cfm?id=110412005
31-01-2005 10:11Coca Cola is accused of trade-union busting in Colombia. Find out the latest news and how you can help to hold this and other corporations accountable. Colombia Solidarity Campaign and Cambridge Simultaneous Policy Adopters' Group meeting.
31-01-2005 04:34Bare-headed in the snow-covered camp Romani Rose, a leading spokesman for Europe's 10 million Roma at the Aushwitz commemoration yesterday, gave us a grim glimpse of the past and an impassioned warning for the future.
31-01-2005 03:04On mayday 2001 3000 people were held captive by police for over 7 hours at oxford circus during the mayday protests.
Two people have subsequently taken the police to court over the legality of such a tactic. This week is the final week of the trial (starts monday 31st ends thursday)
30-01-2005 19:47The probable propaganda techniques for the next war and the reasons I believe it will be against Iran.
But has she seen what we have to put up with?
30-01-2005 16:50I was in London today voting for the first time in my life, my father for the first time in over 50 years
30-01-2005 15:58French activism has a new media. A fanzine that you can find nailed on tress.
The new issue is the fifth, it's given with a content data cdr, full of sounds, video, goodies and texte.
30-01-2005 14:20Unsigned band “Shalika” have recorded a song entitled “26/12/04” to mark the tsunami catastrophe and raise funds for victims in Sri Lanka. The London-based musicians have paid for studio time out of their own pockets and are appealing for backing from a record label. The band is also planning two gigs to raise funds for projects being organised by Sri Lankan swimwear manufacturer MAS Linea Aqua and the Diocese of Colombo.
30-01-2005 09:25Cherie Blair was accused last night of "trading on her husband's name" after it was reported that she stood to earn a six-figure sum from a charity fund-raising tour of Australia.
30-01-2005 09:17I have just found out from an inside source that Tony Blair will be in Manchester in MONDAY AFTERNOON to open the Wythenshawe Forum.
30-01-2005 08:32On Saturday January 29th at 11AM a new demonstration took place in Tenerife, this time in Santa Cruz´s neighbouring city of La Laguna:
* Against antisocial, undemocratic and corrupt economic speculation in favour of a few at the cost of many
* In favour of genuine and sustainable ecological and social progress
30-01-2005 03:28London Earth First! targetted a Sainsbury's in Wimbledon town centre in a protest against Sainsbury's sale of GM milk