UK Newswire Archive
24-08-2005 16:18Corporate Watch is a small independent research co-op, based on Oxford. We publish news updates every two weeks, as well as newsletters every two months and longer reports on issues such as the G8 summit, and 'What's wring with supermarkets.'
24-08-2005 13:15"New networks arise that support people without locking them in a cage.. We need positive freedom, the freedom to something.. For that we must create new institutions. We may not return to the old.." Richard Sennett is the author of "The Flexible Person."
24-08-2005 11:42Update: Robertson, host of the US 'Christian' Broadcasting Network's, The 700 Club, and founder of the 'Christian Coalition of America', called for the assassination of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez. - What happened to the Bible's: 'Thou shalt not Kill' ?
24-08-2005 10:35What has happened to those arrested?
24-08-2005 09:34World leaders are now preparing for the millennium summit to be held in New York next month, described by the UN as a "once-in-a-generation opportunity to take bold decisions". Yet the current draft outcome simply repeats what was agreed on aid and debt last month in Gleneagles. The reality of that G8 deal has recently emerged - and is likely to condemn the New York summit to be an expensive failure.
24-08-2005 07:52Utah sherrifs accused of violently busting a rave; promoters say the event was 100% legal.
24-08-2005 06:35Certain American’s Can Defy Social and FFC Standards Without Consequence.
24-08-2005 00:04In a recent series of articles in The New York Times a disturbing strategy seems to be emerging out of the White House and the U.S. press.
23-08-2005 23:22CFP Immaterial Labour, Multitudes and New Social Subjects: Class Composition in Cognitive Capitalism
Papers are invited for a conference:
Venue: University of Cambridge, UK: Location: to be announced.
Date: Saturday 29 – Sunday 30 April 2006
23-08-2005 22:5496 Workers from Rolls Royce’s engine test facility at Patchwood in England went on idefinite official stike today. They are supporting sacked Amicus Trades Union official Jerry Hicks. This strike could mark a reversal by workers and Unions of 25 years worth of defeats under new-liberalim.
23-08-2005 18:57Scab workers queue up at Uxbridge Blue Arrow office to take others jobs.
23-08-2005 18:56Many private pilots in the UK fly aircraft registered with the United States Federal Aviation Authority. This is not to cut corners on maintenance but because the FAA Instrument Rating qualification is easier to obtain and more relevant to the needs of General Aviation pilots. The government proposes to require that aircraft based in the UK are registered only with the Civil Aviation Authority. This will affect the availablilty of IR qualifications and have an adverse effect on the safety of all who fly. HELP TO FIGHT THESE CHANGES. WRITE TO THE CAA AND YOUR MP.
23-08-2005 17:42This begs the question, then, who shot this man seven times in the head, and why? Since it would appear that the 7/21 devices were planted in order to provide investigators with "evidence" intended to frame someone, and distract from the Bliar Government's complete inability to prove its Conspiracy Theory regarding 7/7, was this man silenced for something he saw? I think it's about time for an independent investigation of all aspects of 7/7/21, to find out what really took place, and who was truly responsible.
23-08-2005 17:36Then prosecute him as the law allows, so that he is unable to take the post that's apparently his payoff for his loyalty to the Neo-Fascists who created the Iraq war, becoming a full board member of the Carlyle Group.