UK Newswire Archive
the creationist philosophy his wife and immigration minister
so clearly advocate. Would you want a society where its ok
to rape and impregnate a 14 year old girl and then tell her
that she cannot have an abortion?
30-01-2007 13:42Daily Telegraph political editor investigated over misleading articles...again
30-01-2007 13:11The dream of 1989 that democracy and capitalism can be reconciled fades.. Elected governments orient their decisions in the interests of transnational groups and global finance markets.
30-01-2007 12:07By Nicola Nasser*: The crisis in Lebanon is rapidly accumulating the potential to plunge the country in a second civil war, while Israel is closely watching on the sidelines for the right moment to exploit the ensuing security vulnerability and finish the Lebanese divide off by intervening militarily to conclude what it officially describes as the “inconclusive” war last summer.
30-01-2007 12:06Greek universities are paralyzed. More than half of faculties nation wide (Universities and Colleges) are occupied by the students who refuse the privatization of Greek education system .Every day General Assemblies are organized and new faculties are added to the list. At side of the students we find also the university lecturer, primary and secondary education teachers and several trade-unions.
30-01-2007 12:01In recent weeks US government and military officials, aided and abetted by the American media, have stepped up the war of words against Iran. As they did precisely four years ago, in the run-up to the invasion of Iraq, the political and media establishment is attempting to build up a case for military action against a country that has no designs on American territory and represents no threat to the US population.
30-01-2007 11:00Rhythms of Resistance Samba band and London Rising Tide blockaded two Shell garages in London in support of the Rossport campaign against Shell last week.
30-01-2007 10:50Last year cyclist Daniel Cadden was stopped by police for cycling in the road. They said he should have been cycling in the gutter. The case went to trial, and a celebrity loony juge ruled that Daniel should have been cycling on an off-road path, and fined him for obstructing traffic. Daniel recently appealed and won the re-trial.
Speaking outside court, Daniel Cadden said: “I am overjoyed that the ludicrous decision to prosecute me has been overturned. The recognition in this case must go to the real heroes, all those people who have supported it either financially by giving to the Cyclists Defence Fund, by joining CTC or by sending messages of support to myself and my family. Without the support of these people this fight would not have been possible. The overwhelming sum donated to the Cyclists Defence Fund has been testament to the solidarity shown by the cycling community on this issue. This success serves to reaffirm cyclists’ right to decide when to use cycle facilities and when they are inappropriate or dangerous. The first judgement was unreasonable in denying this.”
30-01-2007 09:01Just in the nick of time, as the US, Israel, and the “moderate” Mahmoud Abbas were about “to renew long-stalled peace talks,” a suicide bomber attacks a bakery in the Israeli resort town of Eilat.
30-01-2007 06:27Tim Roemer on CNN makes a 9-11 freudian slip
30-01-2007 03:29Tory supporter Jan Berry (head of Police Federation) attacked the Labour government yesterday in a piece of blatant right-wing propaganda.
30-01-2007 03:27Please follow this link to watch a collection of movies from logging protests in Southern Tasmania:
30-01-2007 00:24in the same week that john reid faces pressure over prison overcrowding, barbara tucker, a peaceful anti-war campaigner, faces jail for breaching draconian bail conditions imposed by judge snow, banning her from entering an area within 1km of parliament.
29-01-2007 22:24....the change "is happening so extremely
fast, much much faster than we have seen
in thousands and thousands of years. It
could have an unpredictable result."
29-01-2007 21:48Government Minister confirms the Government is considering use of x-rays to age assess asylum seeking young people.
29-01-2007 21:26Sun 4th Feb, 6.30pm.
Cafe One, Five Ways shopping centre
Jamila Asleh is visiting from Palestine with the film October’s cry about the death of her 17 year old son in October.
29-01-2007 20:41Next year Liverpool becomes the capitol of culture 08.The photographs attached to this story have had only miminal publicity in Liverpool so i publish the story in IMC UK to attract wider publicity.