UK Newswire Archive
Eco-warriors having successfully trashed GM crops, are now turning their attentions to the profligate waste of natural resources by golf courses.
Golf courses are being told to cut their use of water, return part of their courses to wildlife, else direct action will be taken. One golf course has already experienced direct action.
08-04-2006 12:08250,000 people died in the Tsunami but millions of Tsunami victims have received little aid and much of it is being held by the World Bank, UN bodies and charities. Agencies like Red Cross were critical of other charities vying for money and Britain is asking for a return policy. Personally I note that Medicins San Frontiere refused to take money for the Tsunami after a while but charities like Oxfam, Save The Children and others continued.
08-04-2006 12:05Posted below are some of this guy's writings. There are plenty more for a little searching. I am quite impressed with his writing. I'm sure that he's caused loads of trouble for the Fascists and all within the law. That's the theory of law, not the practice.
08-04-2006 11:54the crowd still listening to talks of former detainees and calls from inside detention.
08-04-2006 11:49The Make Poverty History white wristbands which were sold at the event in 2005 for £1 with 70p going to charities were made by Chinese sweatshop workers contrary to even Chinese law and the so-called Ethical Trading Initiative. Send your wristbands to cronies at the charities and donate money for real change.
08-04-2006 10:39The author of the video testifies: the sequence of a beating was cut.
After his testimony the videomaker from Bologna was stopped by two
policemen: “They threatened me”
SIMONE PIERANNI- GENOVA
08-04-2006 08:46This timeline for the demonstration at the Harmondsworth detention camp on 8 April was produced in collaboration between those at the demo and people in the Indymedia chatrooms.
07-04-2006 21:03This is the latest twist in the fight between Shell, Stat Oil and the Irish Government, and Rossport, County Mayo, on the West Coast of Ireland, over corrupt plans to build a ludicrous gas pipeline through the area.
This is a campaign that has won significant victories. Shell was supposed to have already built the pipeline last year, the blockading by local people of the pipeline and refinery site effectively meant that no building has occurred since last summer. There is massive local, national and international opposition to this project. Shell and its partners must be stopped, and they will be stopped here, on the west coast of Ireland.
07-04-2006 20:49We, the undersigned, ask the British Government to allow. Annie Kurniati Rizal and her two children to stay permanently in the UK.
07-04-2006 18:57On March 27, UK's Channel 4 aired a propaganda report on Venezuela aimed at softening up the scene for a future US attack. Action is recommended, before all major corporate media follow the lead.
07-04-2006 18:54Warning signs in Venezuela of another coup d'etat like that of 2002.
07-04-2006 18:12Stage managed drill re bird flue - a must read!
07-04-2006 18:06From 10pm till 3pm (approx) on Saturday 8th April, we'll be doing live coverage of the No Border's demo taking place near Heathrow airport.
The streams used will be
http://radio.indymedia.org:8000/rampART-low.mp3 (mono ~16kbps)
http://radio.indymedia.org:8000/rampART-hi.mp3 (mono ~64kbps)
07-04-2006 17:17Would you know how to help someone if:
* They collapsed at a demo?
* They were hit by a police baton?
* They were suffering from the cold on a protest site?
Would you like to know?
April 21/22/23 London
May 19/20/21 Leeds
June 2/3/4 London
07-04-2006 17:16In a last-minute move, Glasgow's Trades Hall has cancelled the booked rally of asylum seekers and friends there tomorrow afternoon. Strathclyde Police appear to have had a role in the decision a No Borders activist condemned as "racist".
07-04-2006 14:36The last two month a social mouvement grow up in france. At the begening, it was a studiant struggle against the "CPE", a new working contract, and now it grows as an anticapitalist mouvemen
07-04-2006 14:34From forcing through ID cards to the erosion of parliamentary scrutiny, a determined clique is hijacking our democracy...