UK Newswire Archive
1 May 2008. In the early evening, a festive Euromayday Parade took the streets of Catalan city of Terrassa in the metropolitan perifery of Barcelona. Its demands for social rights were highlighted by several actions in specific places in town. The parade was lead by a truck, where Chikiprecario and Supervivienda from the viral housing campaign V de Vivienda) entertained the crowd with choreographies, supported by a hip hop crew. Euromayday Terrassa is a node in the EuroMayDay Network, where precarized people in many cities are cooperating to create a political expression against "precarityof work and live".
02-05-2008 18:09MORE details have emerged about the dramatic arrest at the Worthing council election count today. Here is an updated report:
02-05-2008 17:30Cross-dressing 18th century lords and ladies gather to reinstate the celebration of the May Fayre in central London. Police couldn't help but tap their feet...
This Week In Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.IMEMC.org, for April 26th through to May 2nd, 2008.
02-05-2008 17:06Article taken from Black Commentator, which questions the western media's penchant for an intepretation of what has happened in Zimbabwe which has a very partial reading of the source of the country's problems and accepts a deliberate misreading of historical events. Quote from article: "The right of anyone to criticize ZANU PF or Mugabe is valid and should be reserved without a person being condemned as an agent of the CIA or State Department. However, progressives and certainly revolutionaries must necessarily include an analysis of and explicit stand against US-British intervention."
02-05-2008 16:30Why would they accept a truce?
They engineered this, and will keep the killing going so long as nobody says or does anything about it.
History will not judge us kindly for our shameful silence and inaction ...
02-05-2008 15:08ISR & YRE call for a protest outside of City Hall tomorrow, 3rd May, should the BNP win a seat on the London Assembly.
02-05-2008 13:20Recent scandals of Lidl, Penny, Schlecker and other companies in Germany show that spying upon employees. is common. Novartis is a dedicated and ruthless exploiter of animals, nature and mankind, also an avantgarde in spying.
02-05-2008 12:53Mayday celebrations have a very long history of social disobedience countered by State repression.
02-05-2008 12:00A CANDIDATE supporting the Titnore Woods eco-protest camp in Worthing has been arrested at the election count.