UK Newswire Archive
16-02-2001 09:55El País: U.S. Targets Chávez of Venezuela
15-02-2001 02:55A very interesting article on the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia- People's Army (FARC-EP)
14-02-2001 21:09Why suffer the collapse of the old bubble economy when you can participate in building the new productive economy?
14-02-2001 17:43So according to 'the Times' there are fears (always difficult to validate .. those fears...) that mayday 2001 ringleaders are planning 'more trouble' than last year...
plus extremist groups are planning violent protests
and the Met top cop considers banning all demos in london over mayday period....
14-02-2001 01:47After marches through the city, mass meetings, calls for occupation and protests outside the City Council buildings, tonight the Council retreated on their plan to shut Whitehouse and Gay Elms Schools in Bristol.
13-02-2001 19:58War on Want is basically an anti-poverty pressure group composed mainly of Guardian reading liberals. They're a bit like a less radical version of the World Development Movement but they have done lots of good work in the past, and they're currently campaigning against Israel's militarism toward the Palestinians.
12-02-2001 19:10A blurb from San Jose CA Mercury News
12-02-2001 17:37Inspiring and magnificent acts of civil resistance see 340 people arrested, as over 1100 demonstrators blockade the gates of Faslane Nuclear Base.
12-02-2001 01:09Does it matter how you vote in May? Nobody will stick to doorstep promises, nobody will refuse that corporate backhander, nobody really cares. As Bristol's front-runner turns out to be a Nobody, is this just about spannering the election.... or is there some genuine democracy afoot.
11-02-2001 19:42A crowd of angels, chimney sweeps and tygers gathered outside the Tate Britain gallery in London this afternoon (Sunday 11th February 2001) to reclaim William Blake from 'the dead hand of capital, empire and state' and denounce the corporate sponsors of the Blake exhibition at the Tate - GlaxoSmithKline.
11-02-2001 19:29> Today, we convened a demonstration and occupied the Mission of Ecuador to
> the WTO in order to manifest our solidarity with the exemplary struggle of
> the people of your country - the organisations of indigenous, farmers,
> women, unions and others - against the criminal policies imposed by the
> World Bank, IMF and WTO.