UK Newswire Archive
09-09-2005 14:27Gordon Brown and Charles Clarke are due to speak at the TUC.
anyone want to show them what we think of their repressive legislation and war mongering?
09-09-2005 14:01"The political realm has largely uncoupled from the everyday life of people..The wheel of social development was turned back..The social state is degenerating into a security state. Governments have abandoned the existential proitection of citizens.."
09-09-2005 12:54Here's the full texts from latest issue of highly respected medical journal The Lancet. Their criticism of their owners Reed Elsevier has hit the media with articles in the BBC and others:
"The Lancet's editors and the journal's International Advisory Board were unaware of Reed Elsevier's involvement with DSEi until a few weeks ago. We are deeply troubled by this connection to the arms trade. On behalf of our readers and contributors, we respectfully ask Reed Elsevier to divest itself of all business interests that threaten human, and especially civilian, health and well-being."
09-09-2005 12:41Police stop and search, and picture taking at known squats in the run-up to DSEi arms fair
09-09-2005 12:39The Palestinian Authority continues to openly promote vicious anti-American hatred right after signing a deal to receive $50 million in direct aid from the US.
09-09-2005 12:16St Matthias Centre, Bullivant Street, E14 0ER.
09-09-2005 11:38Corporate Watch is a small independent research organisation, based in Oxford. We publish research to help those resisting corporate power -- check out www.corporatewatch.org.uk
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09-09-2005 11:35Thought you might like to see this article by Cindy Sheehan which appeared yesterday on the 'Common Dreams' website.
"Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere" Martin Luther King (1929-1968)
Babar Ahmad is a professional graduate born and raised in London. He was arrested by British authorities in December 2003. After intensive questioning and extensive searches of his property, he was released six days later without charge.
If substantial evidence against Babar Ahmad existed, he would have been charged
09-09-2005 11:01NUJ freelance article on indy server seizures in Bristol
nb for the archive :)
09-09-2005 10:09Right now (Friday 6:16 GMT) we are under siege in a house in the West Bank village of Bil'in. The siege is now entering its third hour.
09-09-2005 09:20We respectfully ask Reed Elsevier to divest itself of all business interests that threaten human, and especially civilian, health and well-being.
HLS MD fly's back to UK 'frustrated and angry' (an understatement apparently)
One can only smirk .. How's it feeling Brian?? Like HELL we hope.
08-09-2005 23:10A weekly 30 minute review of news and opinion, recorded from a shortwave radio. With times and freqs for listening at home. 2 files- broadcast and slow-modem streaming. Free to rebroadcast. China, Netherlands, Cuba, and Russia.