UK Newswire Archive
31-10-2005 21:48An oldie but goodie from the early years of the IMC International site. Happy Halloween.
31-10-2005 21:06Here is a list of the dates and venues for the Rossport solidarity speaking tour
31-10-2005 19:54Report claiming the UK is considering using restraining orders to stop animal rights protestors from travelling abroad. Probably be anti-capitalists next.......
31-10-2005 19:00So in a story where officials state that these men didn't act like bombers, the Independent still refers to them as suicide bombers, without using the usual "alleged" or "accused", and even though no actual solid evidence identifies them as such.
31-10-2005 18:05reposting from portland imc metro.. ongoing issues..
31-10-2005 17:47By deliberately confusing assets that can be *produced*
with assets that can only be *acquired*, modern economics
laid the ideological foundation for unemployment, poverty,
inequality, and the looming global depression.
31-10-2005 17:39The BAE Systems band is due in Chatham,Kent end Nov- demos anyone ?
31-10-2005 17:18From November 28th - 30th, over 300 airline executives from all over the world will gather in London to discuss how to expand the aviation industry. Meanwhile, aviation is now the fastest growing cause of climate change, and transport is the only area of energy use in which greenhouse emissions are increasing rather than falling.
31-10-2005 15:32never-before-translated into English: the best parts of four books of letters by Guy Debord
31-10-2005 14:30Urgent: Indian Government threatens to raise the dam
Call for International Solidarity Actions: 27th Nov. 05
31-10-2005 14:27A group of concerned and affected citizens of Birmingham met on Monday the 24th October 2005, to discuss the events of the prior weekend where at least two people lost their lives, many were injured, several seriously and residents and traders' properties were damaged or destroyed, some of which still remain vulnerable to future damage or destruction. All this occurred in response to the alleged rape of a young woman. The meeting started with a minute's silence for those who lost their lives in the weekend's events.
Please support this peace and unity initiative by printing the attached posters and displaying them in your local community/youth centres, shops, on the streets and forwarding them onto your email lists
We thank you for your co-operation in these difficult times.
31-10-2005 14:18I think it’s time to do Data Information Requests to the Scottish Police involved in the G8 supression - and to the National Public Order Intelligence Unit where gossip and tittle tattle is held on people suspected of expressing themselves
31-10-2005 14:12I was reminded this week at a film showing of ‘Handsworth Songs’ by a colleague, ‘Oppressed people internalize their oppressor’s contempt for them, acting on it first by killing each other,’ quoting Franz Fanon. Immigrant communities have always felt segregations amongst each other since their arrival into the ghettos of major European cities. Whether it is the streets of Birmingham or Paris, the children of immigrants feel unrepresented, isolated and generally ignored by mainstream society. They are often dealing with poverty, unemployment and racism.
"A Letter to the Prime Minister - Jo Wilding's Diary from Iraq"
+ Iraqi eye-witness speaker
7.30pm - Sunday November 6th
East Oxford Community Centre, Cowley Road & Princes St