UK Newswire Archive
In Azerbaijan, banned rallies, arrests and public beatings have created an environment of intimidation in the run-up to the parliamentary elections on Sunday, Nov 6. BP's profits from and is sustaining the ruling Aliev regime's grip on power through its strategic relationship and demand that Western governments protect its enormous investments.
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Muslim Graves Destroyed by Black Vandalists
In what seems to be a continuation of last month's violent events in Lozells, Birmingham, between 35 and 45 Muslim grave stones have been smashed and pushed over in nearby Handsworth Cemetery.
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Sony Ericsson have applied for a patent method of forcing a mobile phone call to be answered.
Trente jours se sont déjà écoulés sur le vote de la charte pour la paix et la réconciliation nationale par la majorité écrasante d’algériens soucieux de recouvrer la paix et la stabilité ,l’heure est maintenant de la proportionner aux effets réels sur le terrain.
Leeds Animal rights benefit dinner
WE WERE ILLEGALLY EVICTED ON TUES 11TH OCT IN A EARLY MORNING RAID WHILE STILL WAITING FOR A HIGH COURT APPEAL. WE WILL VERY SHORTLY BE POSTING A FULL UPDATE HERE AND THROUGH ALL THE RELEVANT CHANNELS. BIG THANKS TO ALL THE TRIBE, THE THOUSANDS OF VOLUNTEERS AND CARETAKERS WHO HELPED THIS ENVIRONMENTAL COMMUNITY PROJECT KEEP RUNNING OVER THE YEAR. YOU CAN TAKE AWAY THE BUILDING BUT THE FREE SPIRIT LIVES ON.
Interview with actor/singer Margaux Laskey
Advisory Service For Squatters have now moved from Islington to a new office in Whitechapel.
Blair has been asked to leave by top labour figures.
Critical Mass enters the Exclusion Zone.
Against arbitrary repressions of named "Teknival" and "Free Parties".
WE DEMAND NOT LAWS BUT RIGHTS!
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IWWs plan improvements on Fawkes to do away with the whole fraud of Parliamentary democracy based on corrupt hierarchies grabbing power.
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A 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. Netherlands, China, Russia, and Cuba.
Finance expert Bernard Lietaer explains why capitalism is one gigantic race to the bottom for us all (except the bankers).
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A mark or token of infamy, disgrace, or reproach: "Party affiliation has never been more casual . . . The stigmata of moral decay.
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On Wednesday the Fascist BNP called a national mobilization in support of their leader Nick Griffin and his rather embarrassing sidekick Mark Collett. Mark you may remember was the loser who allowed himself to be filmed saying all kinds of pro-Hitler shite by a BBC reporter. Both of them are up in court for incitement to racial hatred. There would have been a third defendant had former BNP leader John Tyndall not croaked in the month of July. This was a terrible shame as Tyndall was one of the more entertaining (not to mention incompetent) self-proclaimed neo-Nazi leaders.
Unite against Fascism and Yorkshire and Humber TUC called a counter demo outside the court.
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This evening the Syringe Art work had gone and the hole had been neatly filled in, is it Censorship?