UK Newswire Archive
15-08-2007 11:062nd Eviction Attempt Resisted, Injunction Broken Again, New Gardens on the Horizon!
15-08-2007 10:20The Daily Mirror web site is publishing an item saying this:
“Peter Fahy said adults who turn a blind eye as youngsters roam streets tanked up on drink are as much at fault for the lawlessness blighting towns as the yobs themselves.”
15-08-2007 10:04Has the Left been neutered? It struck me that the greatest taboo of the antiwar movement is to show the slightest empathy for the resistance fighters in Iraq
They are never mentioned as people for whom we should show concern, much less admiration.
15-08-2007 09:11On 11th August more than 100 people marched in Manchester against deportations.
15-08-2007 06:23There seems to be a lot of confusion with maps purporting to show the location of the Climate Camp.
We asked them to give us a quick run down of what their workshop was about:
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14-08-2007 23:43Today was the first public day of the Camp for Climate Action just outside Heathrow. It also saw the early morning arival of some high winds and heavy rain. Undeterred more people have been arriving at the site throughout the day, with police stop and searches being at a much reduced level.
14-08-2007 23:23In truth, the only place the people of Vietnam ever constituted a threat to the United States was within the toxic mindscapes of paranoid cold warriors. This death-enamored realm -- where the most psychotic is king -- is the place (and only place) where Iraq's weapons of mass destruction existed, and is where, at present, Iran's threat to the United States looms.
Climate Action, approximately thirty police, backed by officers in riot
gear, attempted to raid the camp. They entered the camp without warning,
carrying cans of what appeared to be CS gas.
With their hands in the air, protesters formed a human barrier and blocked
the police, before peacefully escorting them off the site.
14-08-2007 22:29Further documentation and resources can be found at the story's link.
14-08-2007 22:28Since arms sales to countries with secret nuclear programs are illegal, all arms sales to Israel, from any country, should be immediately stopped.
14-08-2007 22:26Phone rumors that have been going round this evening (14th) about Police raid of climate camp.. are inaccurate, as you can see from the news ticker and has been confirmed to me by people in the camp itself.
14-08-2007 21:09Hameed Hussain who fled the city recently says the Iraqi police and army are not in control of the city. "Practically, the militias have the city under their sway."