UK Newswire Archive
29-05-2008 12:10The Unite union has served an injunction against protesting shop stewards, threatening them with fines and imprisonment.
29-05-2008 09:25Tomorrow (Friday 30 May), the London Guantánamo Campaign is holding a picnic in Grosvenor Square next to the US Embassy at 3-6pm with People in Common/On Saturday 31 May, we have a public meeting to raise awareness about Binyam Mohamed in Queen's Park, west London/ and the schedule for actions in June. Join us and let the British and American government know that victims of the "war on terror" have not been forgotten.
And what can we learn from Cuba about the situation we face in Britain, with an NHS under crisis and privatisation?
Come and join the discussion. All welcome.
28-05-2008 23:46The Christian vegetarian movement is exploding. This post includes articles
by a Vatican priest, a Jesuit priest, , Seventh Day Adventist Ellen White, John Wesley, General
Bramwell Booth of the Salvation Army (an article published many decades ago
by the London Vegetarian Society, a Baptist minister, a Pentecostal prayer warrior, etc
28-05-2008 23:23A translation of the claim posted on http://athens.indymedia.org:
28-05-2008 22:20American eco-activist, Tre Arrow, has reached a non-cooperation plea agreement with the authorities concerning the ELF charges against him. Below is a statement which his support campaign has circulated.
28-05-2008 21:43The UK national grid has taken the blame for power cuts which left hundreds of thousands of Britons (& Scottish people) without electricity yesterday for more substantial reasons than being scared of violating their probation status by leaving their hovels with an electronic tag device around their ankle to stick their charge key in the meter.
The tone thus set, a simple "Q&A" for people who'd like to know how to make their own electricity so that dark hidden conspiracies to make Gordon Brown as unpopular as Harold Wilson affect not their households.
Drunken Monkey off Shoreditch High Street/Gt. Eastern St junction
Electro,funk and more!
Its at the Rampart collective's new space thats just had its court date so check it before its too late!
28-05-2008 20:38A hard campaigning journalist is confident that justice will prevail for Barry George when the man accused of killing Jill Dando stands trial next week and is looking forward to writing a book with the accused man.
28-05-2008 20:35170 bin workers in Glasgow took part in wildcat strike action last Friday 23rd May.
28-05-2008 20:04Newcastle Community Green Festival is jam packed full of top class entertainments, workshops and music to suit all tastes and ages! From mad-cap bike powered music stages to a stylish Green Fashion show –there’s something for everyone!
7 & 8 June 2008 www.newcastlegreenfestival.org.uk
28-05-2008 20:03In the meantime all 10 animal rights activists have been remanded to pre-trial detention without the possibility of bail. Nine of them are in the jail in Wiener Neustadt (right next to the courthouse Wiener Neustadt). One person is still in jail in Innsbruck – rumors about a possible transfer to Wiener Neustadt have not been verifiable up to this point. The next evaluation of the detention will probably take place in two weeks; at this time the only thing that will be decided on is whether the current detention will continue or whether the prisoners will be released.
28-05-2008 18:38If you answer yes to White Ben's 10 questions below then your profile matches, Are you a 'suspect'?
FUR INDUSTRY UNDER ATTACK AS NEVER BEFORE (Norway)
FOIE GRAS SUPPLIER VANS PAINTED (UK)