UK Newswire Archive
03-11-2005 10:48Clare Short's Armed Forces Bill defeated
03-11-2005 01:20David Korten provides some details as to why capitalism is a broken concept and we need fair trade and economic democracy now.
03-11-2005 01:06Will the American and British people demand -- not wish, hope or plead for, but demand -- that their ransacked, just-barely ostensible, and corporatized democracies be exchanged for the real McCoy, true democracies built upon solid foundations of truth, law and mutual respect, so that democracy itself may live?
03-11-2005 00:00Blair wants to demolish the remainder of the ‘welfare sate’ just as he wants to smash the remainder of a constitutional democracy in the UK...
The Labour ‘rebels’ are no rebels and they will acquiesce as fast as they can run to their coveted posts as MPs or as holders of office they wrongly think they owe to Blair rather than to the disrespected and misrepresented electorate and constituents.
02-11-2005 22:24THE WOBBLIES ARE BACK!
02-11-2005 22:13In less than 10 days following the election of homophobe Lech Kaczyński to the presidency of Poland, squats have been evicted in Białystok and Warsaw and an anarchist in Krakow has been arrested, probably for participation in a human rights demonstration against war criminal Vladimir Putin (Jan 2005).
02-11-2005 22:06Lobby MEPs to support this important legislation!
02-11-2005 21:10Doc Jazz, prolific writer of protest songs from the Netherlands, has released a song called "Such a Shame", about the eleven victims who died in the fire at Schiphol airport recently. By clicking on the link, the song can be streamed, or downloaded as a free mp3.
They assembled in regional groups, snaking from parliament over the bridge and right along the other side of the thames back up to parliament bridge.
02-11-2005 17:25The government's majority fell to one on a rebel amendment to the terrorism bill.
02-11-2005 16:15The corporate USA has become the global parasite as it sucks "surplus value"(profits) out of the rest of the world at an exponential rate!
02-11-2005 16:14Iranian journalist Akbar Ganji has been tortured to try to
get him to renouce his human rights writings
Report by Human Rights Watch. Nov 2nd.
We will be there wearing cardboard boxes, as most of us will be on the streets by Monday.
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02-11-2005 15:22"Suicidal statecraft. Sadly for President George W Bush's place in history but-much more important-ominously for America's future, it has lately seemed as if that adroit phrase might be applicable to the policies pursued by the US since the cataclysm of 9/11."
02-11-2005 14:49Police are appealing to the public to help identify G8 protesters who took part in disturbances in Edinburgh during the summer.
02-11-2005 12:55Community service for those doing the community a service- 5 Sainsburys milk blockaders recieved harsh sentences, in an indicatoion of an increasing clampdown on civil disobedience?