UK Newswire Archive
26-01-2002 23:06In the US - if you don't happen to have your driver's license and registration documents with you, you can have your vehicle strip-searched to make sure you're not mistaken. Everybody can be careless, forgetful and the like.What a whole load of hassle you may encounter for not carrying your documentation. How much easier to carry all this information on a subcutaneous microchip, which can be scanned and which you carry with you always.
26-01-2002 22:42Joint Attack by US-UK/Israel tomorrow night against Iraq: 17/01/02 -23:30 UWT. Fax interception from:
Der Deutsche Botschafter in Kabul, Rainer Eberle, AA Berlin
26-01-2002 20:35Could Jack Straw be indicted for aiding Colombian death squads?
26-01-2002 19:41The 'suicide' of ex-Enron executive merely adds to the long list of deaths of people who may have proved to be a threat to Bush in one way or another
26-01-2002 19:34Actvists are anticipated to stage protests about corporations being granted further rights to sue after broader trade-negotiating authority were granted in the US. Meanwhile in the UK, Blair is busy supporting the richest local authority known as the City of London in its bid to give businesses the right to vote like people. This fast-track bill is seeking to destroy democracy in the East End.
26-01-2002 19:25Over two hundred people gathered outside the Israeli Embassy to protest against oppression and the continuing occupation. The protestors called for a free Palestine.
26-01-2002 18:14john Mcgrath, the peoples playwright has died
26-01-2002 17:54why we should not forget our own
26-01-2002 15:12Washout ? Rained off ? Splashing in puddles ? What happened to the proposed action in support of Palestine ?
The Arab Question
26-01-2002 14:51A modern industrial society cannot be run by face-to-face assemblies
of ALL citizens. The only way ALL citizens can take part in deciding
policies is to have TV debates on policies, and voting by magnetic-crads.
These two technologies make possible a Direct Democracy where all
citizens have the right to vote directly on POLICIES rather than on delegates.
They are ready to put on sale their own mothers without
a pricetag. WEF fucks anything that can generate money.
Do you know what D.C stands for...
26-01-2002 11:57News from Colombia Solidarity Campaign
26-01-2002 10:34For the first time in 26 years, staff at the British Film Institute have gone on strike. Intransigent management has forced staff from the MSF union to take industrial action over pay.