UK Newswire Archive
31-01-2002 19:49Kabul University's Faculty of Journalism is opening its doors to new students in March, but it's library is devoid of books. Unesco is appealing for relevant books to fill its shelves. Here's how you can help.
31-01-2002 18:54"You, as a stakeholder, have the right to put forward your views, your experiences and your knowledge in how we can move forward in determining immediate practical actions to make sustainable development a reality."
31-01-2002 18:05article from Bristol Evening Post about anarchist group PVC - People's Vengeance Club
31-01-2002 17:53MILITARY planners at the Pentagon have drawn up a
blueprint for a two-pronged invasion of Iraq
involving up to 100,000 US troops in support of local Kurdish and Shi'ite rebels.
31-01-2002 16:40The next national Stop the War Coalition demo will be on 2 March instead of 23 February, to avoid clashing with Eid. More info on their website:
31-01-2002 16:32More good news! Building workers in Northampton branch of UCATT (building workers union) have won holiday rights, overcoming management and union bureaucrats on the way! Link to full story on LabourNet UK website:
31-01-2002 16:18Protests against the "Conference on Security Policy" in Munich, Germany, February 1st - 3rd. latest update: Sunday February, 2.03am gmt
31-01-2002 16:17Further report from the Colombia Solidarity Campaign on the inspiring and important victory of SINTRAEMCALI workers:
31-01-2002 15:55Camden Council backs residents spurious, dubious complaints about west-end show based on African music.
31-01-2002 15:29The new Tate gallery on the south bank of the Thames is only 'Modern' in the Blairite sense of the word. Scratch the surface and you find pure conventionality.
31-01-2002 14:15In the context of the Permanent Global War, which uses the struggle against terrorism as a pretext for repressing whomever rebels against Empire, trampling on fundamental individual and collective rights as recognized by international standards and agreements, the state of Israel and the racist government of Sharon are mounting a military escalation against the entire palestinian civil population, triggering a spiral of violence and misery of which it is difficult to find a way out.
31-01-2002 14:09Arming activists with the arguments, building greater co-ordination across campaigns, working with refugees, migrants and asylum seekers.
31-01-2002 12:24Amazing article how Palestinians are the terrorists and Israel is right.
31-01-2002 11:38Nada tiene a aprender la resistencia de reuniones burocraticas de reformistas.
31-01-2002 11:26A group of Anti-Capitalists attempted to force their way into the Air Power 2002 conference at the Royal Lancaster Hotel, W1. Seven demonstrators sounded alarms, set off stink bombs, held banners and distributed leaflets.
About 50% of the economically active population in Hackney is in full-time employment. The majority of these are in workplaces outside the borough. Officially, just 77,000 people work in Hackney.