UK Newswire Archive
22-08-2000 14:29MEDIA ALERT 21st Aug. Please forward to all your media contacts. "Walking The Land For Our Ancient Right" is now at the Canberra Aboriginal Tent Embassy. Walking on to the Sydney Olympics on 26th Aug, arriving on 31st Aug. "This is big" Kevin Buzzacott, Arabunna Elder.
21-08-2000 16:24On 4 August, the President of the Belgian League of Human Rights, Dan Van Raemdonck wrote to the Minister of the Interior, Antoine Duquesne: "We ask you to put an end to this arbitrary detention, since expulsion from Belgium is not possible without particularly grave risks".
21-08-2000 06:43Telephone report from an activist
20-08-2000 19:15Zimbabwe?s parliamentary elections, in the outcome of which imperialism had placed high hopes, have proved rather disappointing for it. ZANU(PF) won 62 out of the 120 contested seats, five more than were won by the so-called Movement for Democratic Change (MDC), headed by Morgan Tsvangirai, a revolting flunkey of imperialism. Of the 2.8 million people who cast their votes, the highest turnout since independence, 1.2 million (just over 50%) voted for ZANU(PF), while 1.17 million (just under 50%) voted for the MDC.
20-08-2000 19:11Hillingdon hospital workers have set a shining example to the working class everywhere of stubborn perseverance in a fight to save jobs.
20-08-2000 15:26In domestic terms, of course, its just the third hogwash, a third mishmash of therampage in the 80's.
But on the INTERNATIONAL arena, it does have a significance......