UK Newswire Archive
22-03-2005 19:31watch the film online here:
22-03-2005 19:20As part of global day of action against the armstrade called for at the 'Destroy the Armstrade' session at Beyond ESF, and in solidarity with all those suffering the consequences and resisting against this industry, actions against arms dealers took place in Reading yesterday.
22-03-2005 19:18The jubilee line trial today has collapsed due to 'disruption' of jurors. What the mainstream press seems to forget is that had it continued the trial would have been very very embarrassing for the Blairs!
22-03-2005 18:49Hundreds of thousands of people around the world demonstrated against the War in Iraq on Mar. 19th and 20th.
22-03-2005 18:44ART WORLD RALLIES TO SUPPORT INDICTED ARTIST STEVEN KURTZ
Auction of work by major artists to benefit Critical Art Ensemble Defense Fund.
22-03-2005 17:31The Ahwazi Arabs are among the world's most persecuted minorities. While global attention is fixed on the Israel/Palestine conflict, the Ahwazis go unnoticed. The indigenous Arabs of Iran are gagged and are denied the right to learn their own language or publish their own newspapers. They live in poverty, their land ritually confiscated by the theocratic regime in Tehran for the profits of foreign oil companies and the enrichment of an ethnically Persian religious elite. Who will listen to the Ahwazi voice?
A german/english preview of the video you will find here:
22-03-2005 15:23Spoil Your Vote is an idea whose time has come. Its aim is simple: at the next general election, whenever it may be, we want to get all those people who think their votes don't count - people who didn't vote in 2001, or people who voted for no-hope candidates - to get out and spoil their votes.
This is fundamentally down to geophysical reality in that all economies boil down to energy and the current economic system needs perpetual growth to continue existing.
22-03-2005 14:41Reg Keys wasn't interested in politics until his son Tom was killed in Iraq in a war he insists was 'illegal and immoral'. Which makes him the ideal candidate to stand against the prime minister in his Sedgefield constituency, he tells Stuart Jeffries
Tuesday March 22, 2005 The Guardian
22-03-2005 11:59Open for lunch 12-3pm Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
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22-03-2005 11:40Here in the beloved arsehole of England, where everything passes through, voters are left with the usual meaningless and ludicrous charade as the general election approaches.
22-03-2005 11:27The Festival of Dissent!... 6th-10th April Lanarkshire.... A chance to form networks of resistance... A chance to plot, conspire, and dream about resistance to the G8... To meet people learn skills, share information, practice direct action, and party together.
Victory for unions as Government backs down changes to pensions and retirement age, could be the first of several more victories.
The degenerating state of the British economy, and the reckless neo-liberal economic policies of New Labour mean there should be many more battles to be fought over the next few years, no matter who gets re-elected on MAY 5.
Solidarity between Unions, Workers and their supporters will make success possible so that the lives of British people are improved, and they become more conscious of the road to a better future
22-03-2005 04:49Statement from the President of the Basra Oil Union, Hassan Jumaa Awad.