UK Newswire Archive
20-08-2006 17:04Jordanian banks in Gaza and the West Bank on Saturday came under attack for the second time in three months as Palestinian military personnel and civil servants vented their anger at having loan repayments deducted from partial salary payments.
20-08-2006 16:45Bradford's Pink Picnic took place on Saturday 19th August in Peel Park Bradford.
20-08-2006 16:21Closing statement from the summer 2006 Saving Iceland/Friends of Iceland protest camp:
20 August 2006
Form Lancaster it will be heading to the Climate Action Camp. It visited
Nottingham on Saturday 19th August.
20-08-2006 15:02Remember when the FBI informed us that the notorious anthrax letters sent through the mail came as a complete surprise, especially the fact that the contaminated letters cross-contaminated others? Well by now, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that the FBI lied to us yet again.
20-08-2006 14:50In unity with other local and national groups of disabled people acting
against the Government's proposed incapacity benefit cuts, members of the
disabled people's Direct Action Network are discussing and planning to bring
our skills to a demonstration which will coincide with the Labour Party
20-08-2006 13:58Originally Christianity was community opposing the idols of war and wealth. In the 20th century, Chrisitanity in the US was corrupted into a prosperity religion. To end-time fundamentalists, the worse it becomes the better since every catastrophe is a sign of the times announcing Christ's return.
20-08-2006 13:47"Bove was a master at detecting hidden phone networks. Recently, at the direction of Milan prosecutors, he'd used mobile phone records to trace how a "Special Removal Unit" composed of CIA and SISMI (the Italian CIA) agents abducted Abu Omar, an Egyptian cleric, and flew him to Cairo where he was tortured. The Omar kidnapping and the alleged involvement of 26 CIA agents, whom prosecutors seek to arrest and extradite, electrified Italian media. U.S. media noted the story, then dropped it."
20-08-2006 12:59Most people are familiar with the popular tales of the half-dead venomous snake that bit the man who saved its life and the scorpion that stung the frog that ferried it (on its back) away from floodwaters that threatened to drown it. Both stories share a similar moral; the beast remains true to its nature regardless of noble, humanitarian, mitigating factors – serpents will always strike and scorpions will always sting, regardless!
20-08-2006 10:35Demands for Blair to quit over his slavish support for George W Bush are to be taken to Labour's annual conference next month.
20-08-2006 09:15trying to create a moral outrage by suggesting that people will die if you don't do what we tell you - AND NOW - the war on AIDS!
20-08-2006 01:23Since the tide has begun to shift so drastically against the Neo-Fascists, they seem intent upon Rule By Fear, if anot another phony "terrorist attack" ...
19-08-2006 21:43A Democratic victory in November in the U.S. will do nothing to halt the Bush regime drive for global empire. Only driving the regime from power can hope to do so.