UK Newswire Archive
Following a call-out by Birmingham NoBorders earlier this week, some 20 people, including a few asylum seekers, demonstrated yesterday (28 April, 2006) at the West Midlands Immigration Centre in Solihull. The demonstration was in solidarity with the ongoing hunger strikes in various detention centres and to protest against the inhumane treatment of asylum seekers that this place embodies, from asylum seekers’ having to "sign on" every week to "snatch squads" and "dawn raids".
29-04-2006 04:52This is just like when the CIA ran a story "refuting" 911 "theories" in Popular Mechanics, and the site administrators were forced to disable the comments section.
29-04-2006 00:31The most pertinent sound and vision comment to date from the whoboys
28-04-2006 21:05* Estos tres textos han sido tomados de El Libertario # 47, mayo-junio 2006, vocero bimensual de la Comisión de Relaciones Anarquistas. En ellos se pone al día y condensa una perspectiva anarquista sobre la situación del movimiento laboral en este país.
28-04-2006 20:58The United Nations Security Council, under heavy US-Israeli pressure- finds Iran noncompliant to the NPT. The same cast and plot are reprising the next act on the warpath to WW$.
Starting from Finsbury Square the aim was to march on Europe's financial heartland to get the message across that dealing with HLS "is financial madness". At its finish in America Square a rally was held outside the offices of Cantor Fitzgerald, a major 2005 trader in HLS shares, a trade that as a result of SHAC actions has been pretty much suspended.
28-04-2006 17:10PRE-MAYDAY EVENT
with the Industrial Workers of the World (Wobblies)
SATURDAY 29th APRIL
28-04-2006 15:59Undercurrents hosts a FREE video showing with filmmaker discussion. All welcome.
That’s right; years ago the struggle was all about the resources of black gold now it’s about getting it around and about to use and sell it.
Many have wondered why Bush Junior was obsessive about Iraq and what the real American interest has been behind toppling Hussein.
The answer can simply be put in two words: Check Mate! The current Middle East Crisis is a text book example of traditional power play.
28-04-2006 13:44Squatting is alive and well in London and has been for a long while. In the UK there are around 800,000 empty properties and London has at least 100,000 of them. Most squats are residential, but there are also art squats, commercial squats, drugs dens, places kids hang out, places lovers meet etc...
28-04-2006 13:37BNP: roots of its appeal is a report available for download. A must-read for activists looking to do more than say, you're wrong.
28-04-2006 12:47Has the threat posed by Iran been grossly exaggerated?
The majority of people at a debate organised by intelligencesquared thought so.