UK Newswire Archive
21-03-2006 16:46A night of punk, ska and hardcore to raise money for Voices in the Wilderness, a grassroots organisation campaigning against the brutal occupation of Iraq.
21-03-2006 14:49Today the CPS in Brighton dropped yet another controversial criminal case against an anti-arms trade protester in Brighton. A legal observer who was arrested for using a video camera at a demonstration outside EDO MBM in June last year in an alleged breach of the harassment act injunction then in force, has had all charges against him dropped . In February EDO dropped their interim injunction against all protesters after a long legal battle by protesters in the High Court.
21-03-2006 14:45A ramshackle bunch of organisations, many leaning to the extreme right has come together to organise the March for Free Expression this Saturday.
Seemingly inspired by the publication of the childish, racist cartoons in the Jyllands Posten earlier in the year, this misguided organisations has invited speakers from uber-capitalist the Freedom Association and the Libertarian Alliance
21-03-2006 12:11Members of the Hand off Venezuela campaign will be showing the remarkable documentary THE REVOLUTION WILL NOT BE TELEVISED on Wednesday 29th March 2006 at 7pm in the South Wing of Community Base, 113 Queens Road, Brighton
21-03-2006 12:06. . . . it seems the old criminals that were taught techniques + tech-use at the taxpayers expense in the u.s. + u.k "M.I" + "Economic"equivalents, along with their "cultured"offspring, are (ab)using them outside the "public" sector to shakedown hi-slushfunded co's trapping others into "cult" slave gangs
21-03-2006 10:57Jo Wilding gives her view of the current state of the UK anti-war movement.
21-03-2006 05:11Public Meeting
Iranian film maker and campaigner Roya Kashefi addresses people's growing concern that we may be heading towards an armed conflict with Iran.
Discussion, debate and slideshow.
21-03-2006 01:33Fredwreck in case you don’t know has laced everyone from Ice Cube
to Snoop Dogg on down to Eminem with incredible tracks….He’s always been a political type of guy so he got a bunch of
West Coast artists together around the start of the Iraq War and
they dropped this Anti-war song which they offered up for free download..
21-03-2006 00:08Tuesday 28th March 2006 will see 1.5 Million workers strike to defend pensions. On the same day there will be a General Strike in France as part of the uprising against the CPE.
20-03-2006 22:26Sainsbury’s store in Oswestry, Shropshire, UK has taken the decision to put a blanket ban on all children wearing The Marches School uniform.
20-03-2006 22:14French unions and student bodies have today official called for a general strike and massive protests throughout France on 28th March 28 to pressure the government to withdraw the new CPE law that removes existing rights from young workers.
20-03-2006 19:56Associated Press reported that eight-year-old Akbar Zayed was on her way to a clinic to have stitches removed from her chin when she was gunned down by a barrage of Israeli 'defence' forces. The IDF raid left behind demolished homes, damaged cars, three hospitalised and a family devastated by the death of a little girl. It was meant to be a raid to arrest 'fugitives' the army claimed were holed up in a house. However the people to end up being shoot in the West Bank village of Yamoun were those in a taxi going to the clinic in the adjacent street.
20-03-2006 18:17Waging a new war that exceeds all the wars since the Vietnam War with the reason that Iran could produce nuclear bombs in ten years is even more absurd than the lie of weapons of mass destruction with which the Iraq war was justified.