UK Newswire Archive
19-05-2007 21:46Imagine a world where humans were not to blame for climate change.
19-05-2007 21:22Oxford expat Rod Poole brutally murdered in Hollywood.
19-05-2007 21:06Has London gone anti-arts and culture?
The Metropolitan Police launch major operation against an art exhibition.
All day of Films and Remembrance ... come along !
TALK and short dicussion at about 8:30 pm
Them (the police) throw me in ah van and tek me dow ah station, them insult me intelligence when them question me, ah treat me like ah animal ah call me monkey, them want me sign statement which wasn't written by me, but me nuh rob people fi get my money, so hey officer address me properly, cau me nuh born big me nuh drop out ah tree, I am more intelligent than you'll ever be, cos ah street life educate me, ah hard life educate me.
( Lezlee Lyrix, Put Back You Truncheon, 1985 )
19-05-2007 19:40The cloying nostalgia, mild rebuke and genuine sense of loss that pervades much of the commentary by Britain’s Guardian newspaper on the imminent departure of Prime Minister Tony Blair are hard to stomach.
19-05-2007 19:27Gordon Brown was crowned Britain’s prime minister elect yesterday, after his only potential challenger in the Labour leadership contest conceded defeat.
19-05-2007 19:12There willl be spies and a Blacklist. Prepare a proper response.. Careful on the phone.
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19-05-2007 17:00Today, around 150 people marched for asylum seekers' rights and against deportations.
19-05-2007 14:34On a day when Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and Los Angeles Police Chief William J. Bratton spent the evening in rallies with thousands of immigrants, to make amends for the terrible beatings that hundreds of immigrants and reporters received at the Los Angeles May Day rallies, President Bush, along with key Democrats and Republicans, took their tern beating up 12 million immigrants coast to coast.
19-05-2007 14:32Blockade? Party? Destroy? March? Smash? Infiltrate? Invade? Picket? Harass? Clown? Dance? Light candles? Fight? Lock on? Vigil? Disrupt?
In the run up to DSEi 2007, DISARM DSEi is calling for two days of autonomous actions against the arms trade.
19-05-2007 14:31Basic income is not a plant-closing bonus. Labor productivity would continue growing if the tax burden on the factor labor is reduced.. The belief that full employment could return through economic growth is wishful thinking. Ecologically it could prove a horror.
19-05-2007 10:20All Engineers who make weapons are automatically in breach of professional code of conduct guidelines and should be expelled and have chartered status removed.
On 17th May 2007 a candel lit vigil was held for the release of The Panchen Lama in Mc Leod Ganj, Dharamsala, the home of the Dali Lama and Tibetan community in exile.