UK Newswire Archive
22-12-2001 06:06Conflicting reports of an attack on a convoy of personel destroyed in Afghanisatn near the town of Khost. US says it contained "leadership" whilst not mentioning Al-Qaeda or Taliban. Reprts from civilians in the area appear to suggest that it contained local tribal leaders on their way to the inauguration of the new government in Kabul.
22-12-2001 02:35Asbury Park, NJ, December 21, 2001 - Educating for Justice (www.nikewages.org) announced today that its co-Director, Leslie Kretzu, who has been chosen to run in the Salt Lake 2002 Olympic Torch Relay, will run barefoot as a show of solidarity with Nike's overseas factory workers.
22-12-2001 01:57can it be worth participating in their discussions - or would we just be feeding them new rhetoric?
22-12-2001 00:51JOIN US FOR MASS PROTESTS
AGAINST THE WORLD ECONOMIC FORUM!
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FOR PEOPLE NOT PROFIT!
Protest the World Economic Forum in NYC, January 31-February 4, 2002
22-12-2001 00:36On the 12th of December, the paramilitaries start a new offensive in Naya River. On the 20th, a communities lawyer gets arbitrarily detained. Is there any connection?
Reposted from IMC Argentina.
21-12-2001 23:19With the billions spent on the CIA, NSA, FAA, Air Guard, Air force and NORAD, on September 11, 2001 I found myself immediately questioning how four passenger airliners could have gone off course and not created a veritable storm of response
21-12-2001 23:16Anarcho-primitivism is a racket or gang. It competes with other ideologies in the market place of ideas.
21-12-2001 21:05Heavy-handed riot police kick off the 'Movement for Justice' march in Brixton, which was held to protest the killing of 4 people by police in Brixton in recent months.
21-12-2001 20:57As i write there is an anti racist/anti deaths in police custody march on Stockwell Road-Brixton that was peacefull when suddenly 4 riot vans and other police try and break up the demo.
21-12-2001 20:47Latest situation from Brixton 8.30pm Friday
21-12-2001 19:26"A Christmas Carol" is probably the most falsfied piece of classic literature.
21-12-2001 18:57The PDC has released the following statement in response to the reversal of Jamal's death sentence. However, the legal decision allows no opportunity for his innocence to be proved. We have no faith in the 'justice'of the capitalist courts--only class struggle by the multi-ethnic working-class can free Mumia now!
21-12-2001 18:05For a second day, fifty Uk/US campaigners and a similar number of Palestinians from the International Solidarity Movement dismantled several roadblocks near the West Bank City of Nablus. Two of the group were assaulted by Israeli settlers.
21-12-2001 16:4280 Irish activists delayed workers entering Sellafield on the opening day of the new MOX nuclear reprocessing plant. A lockdown was held at the Main Gate in an attempt to block the movement of trucks carrying radioactive plutonium. Heavy police presence but no arrests were made.