UK Newswire Archive
23-12-2005 11:03Despite the eviction of Tony's cafe on Broadway Market on Wednesday, we are going to go on fighting for Tony to get his place back and to defend Spirit's shop. This isn't the end, it's just the beginning.... Please come to our Xmas Party on Tuesday at 1pm.
23-12-2005 08:25Traprock Peace Center has just published to the internet its comprehensive coverage (audio, photos and video) of the London International Peace Conference, held on December 10, 2005. 1400 conference delegates called for worldwide antiwar demonstrations on March 18 and 19, 2006 to demand an immediate end to the war and occupation of Iraq.
23-12-2005 05:54John Hutton - who was put in place as the UK Secretary of State art the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) following the latest resignation by David Blunkett - has failed to deal with many questions that have been pout to him by legal rights and human rights advocacy organisations in the Uk following the publications of the and the misleading findings of the Public Accounts committee (PAC HC) of the UK House of Commons and also those of the UK National Audit office (NAO UK).
23-12-2005 02:06My attention was recently drawn to the existence of pro-american blogs by iraqis, one, Iraqthemodel, even got an invitation to theWhitehouse and has the support of zionist hatchet site Campus-Watch.
23-12-2005 00:46BRINGING THE WAR CRIMINALS TO ACCOUNT
Letter to UN and UK Attorney General
(email email@example.com to add your name to the 'supplementary signatories' list - see below)
On 7th December 2005 Tony Benn and forty three others, including Rose Gentle, Reg Keys, Harold Pinter, and Michael Mansfield QC, sent a letter to The UN and to the UK Attorney General asking them to investigate breaches of The Nuremberg Charter and Geneva and Hague Conventions during the Iraq
War, and to bring those responsible to account. The UK is obliged as a Signator to The Conventions to investigate these charges. STOP THE WAR asks you to join as supplementary signatories by e-mail, or post.
23-12-2005 00:30A 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, Spain, Cuba, and Russia.
22-12-2005 22:59Countermeasures for US and Globals Citizens
22-12-2005 21:33Blind lawyer and President of the Cuban Foundation for Human Rights under house arrest
Recorded, transcribed, and translated to English by the Coalition of Cuban-American Women/ LAIDA CARRO
22-12-2005 17:03This is a couple of articles on the Iraqi elections amounting to about 2,300 words. A short piece with 19 photos has also been added.
22-12-2005 16:51Reply received from Foreign Sec, Jack Straw to a letter from a constituent of former Tory leader Micheal Howard.
22-12-2005 16:46Reply from Defence Sec Dr John Reid to a constituent's letter on Trident Renewal via former Tory leader Micheal Howard MP.
22-12-2005 16:27US military/industrial complex development team is urging immediate deployment of a "non-lethal, counter-personnel directed-energy weapon", a transmitter that produces an energy frequency of 95 GHz and an antenna to direct an invisible beam at a target. Once the energy reaches the subject, the light beam penetrates the skin by less than 1/64th of an inch. Within seconds, the target experiences an intolerable heating sensation. The sensation would stop if the target moves or the system is turned off
22-12-2005 15:45Waverley has been added to the growing list of councils where the tenants have said no to the sell-off of their homes.
22-12-2005 13:42This is just another idea for how we might work to highlight the absurdity of Blair's criminalisation of peaceful protests in Parliament Square.
22-12-2005 13:29The disproportionate imprisoning of young black people has always been an inevitable result of a criminal justice system inbuilt at every level with racist attitudes and an antipathy towards the black working class community.
22-12-2005 12:07The Iraqi elections are juat as fraudulent as the non existnt WMD.