UK Newswire Archive
03-07-2008 23:59Can Israel start an attack on Iran all on its lonely?
But can it finish such an attack without the help of US air power?
And remember: Bush has promised that the US will support Israel military, no matter who starts the shooting.
It looks as though Israel's plan is to start an attack, and expect that the US will finish it for Israel.
I'd love to believe that there are some in congress, the military, and the executive who would be willing to throw cold water on such foolishness, but unfortunately, considering the stranglehold Israel has over this government, that's not about to happen.
03-07-2008 22:44Singer-songwriter David Gray has taken a brave stand by complaining about the use of his music as torture by the US military in "War on Terror" prisons in Guantánamo, in Iraq, and in secret prisons run by the CIA.
03-07-2008 22:26new anti terror legislation makes information free to police without court orders, warrants, arrest or suspicion
03-07-2008 22:23New information shows ITT - EDO MBM carried out an urgent manufacturing request for electrical components for USAF A-10 Military jet between May and June this year.
03-07-2008 21:21At 7am this morning the anarchist social centre at 88 London Road, Brighton was forcibly evicted, despite resistance. The Victorian church had been occupied since the Squatting Days of Action in April. The space was intialy opened as part of a two day international event, committed to creating autonumous spaces and highlighting the importance of squatting and global networking.
03-07-2008 21:06On Monday (30th June) nine NO2ID campaigners were arrested after they
staged a peaceful protest at an invitation only Home Office so-called
03-07-2008 20:42Big pharma companies make big profits from animal abuse, while causing adverse drug side effects to patients. Their greed knows no bounds and they over charged Medicaid doctors for their drugs. Nice to know that GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), Novartis and AstraZeneca et al are not always getting away with their fraudulent ways...
03-07-2008 19:09Via the corrupt Arroyo regime, Bush/Pentagon is planning deeper intervention in the "killing fields" of its former colony, in the name of the war against "terrorism." But this is bound to resuscitate the Furies of the Filipino-American War of 1899-1902, and arouse the revolutionary energies of 90 million Filipinos against US imperialism and global capital--a future that Washington is not yet prepared to contemplate.
03-07-2008 19:05Today's news: Virgin Media are sending out letters advising people not to download content from peer-2-peer torrents.
Coming next: the G8 bring on the "Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement" (ACTA).
Could this be the end of the interwebs as we know it or the start of the real war on the G8?
03-07-2008 17:33Empty shops, boarded-up retail units, a failing town centre.
03-07-2008 17:20Partisan Defence Committee film showing
Watch the Partisan Defence Committee DVD 'From Death Row, This is Mumia Abu-Jamal'
Free Mumia Abu-Jamal now!
Abolish the racist death penalty!
5 pm, Saturday 5 July 2008
Birkbeck College, Room 407, Malet Street, London WC1
Nearest Tube: Russell Sq or Goodge St
03-07-2008 16:33Geisha girls& boys welcome, if you have any Japanese geisha or ninja-samurai fancy dress clothing bring it, though keep your swords at home & enjoy music including infernal noise brigade benefit CD from Sumac G8 benefit night. Afterwards visit Viva for some lovely Vegan food & entertainment,Burlesque after at the Maze club which is also supporting the campaign against the nazi Red white & blue, then next day Salsa!
03-07-2008 16:20NGOs slam RBS for fossil fuel financing on the eve of its Corporate Responsibility Report launch
Bank projects responsible for more CO2 emissions than Scotland
03-07-2008 15:47As part of Ideas for Freedom, the annual weekend of socialist discussion and debate, we will be showing "I Stand by the River", a film about the Memphis refuse workers' strike which Martin Luther King was supporting when he was assassinated in 1968.
MEAT COMPANY SPLATTERED WITH PAINT (Mexico)
65 CHICKENS LIBERATED (UK)
ARSON ATTACK AGAINST GEESE KILLERS (Netherlands)
VEHICLES VANDALIZED DURING BULLFIGHT (Spain)
ALF RETURNS TO KFC (Mexico)
ATTEMPTED HEN LIBERATION (Netherlands)
COCA-COLA TARGETED (Mexico)
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