UK Newswire Archive
On Sunday 29 October, Mexican federal state forces stormed the centre of Oaxaca in a bid to end the occupation of the central plaza (the zócalo) and re-take government and media buildings, occupied by popular forces since June. A number of militants have been killed or injured and dozens arrested. On Monday, 50,000 demonstrated in Mexico City in protest against the repression.
Just the "usual horseshit", claimed MIcheal O'Leary, CEO of low cost airline Ryanair, when asked about green taxes and the Stern Review.
Priistas to attack CIPO house near barricade three, the site of Brad Will's murder. Here's what you can do to help.
Some pictures from the eviction.
Thirteen actual or potential conflict situations around the world deteriorated in October 2006, according to the November issue of CrisisWatch.
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There is now an inescapable necessity for all those opposed to militarism and war, and committed to the defence of democratic rights, to develop an independent political opposition to the xenophobic campaign being directed against Muslims. No faction of the media or political establishment has any opposition to the drive to militarise society under the banner of “Australian values”, and all are complicit in the cultivation of anti-Muslim communalism.
Afghanistan after democracy: the untold story through photographic images" is the story of suffering of the Afghan people. This book exposes the lies of the Bush administration about the post-Taliban Afghanistan, and the disaster brought upon Afghanistan by the United States of America and her allies.
Tribune – London – 27 October 2006
‘I will kill them all with chemical weapons,’ announced Saddam Hussein’s cousin, Ali Hassan al-Majid, as he prepared to gas the Iraqi Kurds in 1988. ‘Who is going to say anything? The international community? Fuck them!’
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After finally getting my laptop back from the unfortunate coffee spill episode, I've downloaded the photos of my right leg from Monday evening outside the Mexican Embassy in London.
He is telling other people to be responsible yet he has committed war crimes against humanity amongst other criminal acts and is not in any position to dictate to the Australian people. Why would people listen? Who would trust a criminal? Get out of the House!
After a few months travelling to nearby (and not so nearby!) towns, Manchester No2ID is returning to its home for a Saturday afternoon Day of Resistance in Manchester city centre.
La Comunidad Europea firmó en la ciudad holandesa de Maastrich, en diciembre de 1991, el tratado de la Unión Europea que preveyió para finales del pasado siglo una completa unión económica y monetaria, una política exterior común y el camino para una integración política. Tenemos que reconocer, poniendo la mano sobre el corazón, que Europa nos admitió, ¡eso sí!, como hermanos pobres–hombres pobres–en unión de nuestros también hermanos ( ... )
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At the rampART social centre (15 rampart street, London E1 2LA)
this thursday evening (2nd November), from 8pm...
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Jump, scream, run and hide the muswims are coming to get you! Everywhere I turn there is another terrorist. I opened the sugar bowl this morning and there was a terrorist cockroach just waiting to get me, after stealing my sugar mind you. So we must be very alert and very alarmed. How else would a war criminal get re-elected after a holocaust and what looks like a third interest rate rise this year? Mostly, Howard's goals can only be attained, amongst other things, if he pushes race hate buttons and whilst you continue to live in fear.
Join the climate change protest at 4.30 till 7.30 pm, as we plunge London into darkness. Tell everyone - make it happen.