UK Newswire Archive
09-08-2008 12:34US billionaire Dan Duncan who operates canned hunts (in which animals
are confined behind enclosures while trophy seeking hunters shoot at them
like fish in a barrel or 'sitting ducks') has violated Russian law in aerial hunting there.
09-08-2008 12:32Im sure a premise of crime fighting must be that it is wrong to commit crime in order to solve a crime. so where does that leave these three cops who illegally parked - not even whilst 'crime fighting' - to be that little bit closer to their favorite fast food joint?
09-08-2008 11:57"Sheriff Van and Police Cruiser Firebombed, August 6th, 2008, Coast Salish Territories (Vancouver), Kanada.
09-08-2008 09:53The Climate Camp radio, which has been broadcasting all week from the UK
Camp for Climate Action, will broadcast a show at lunch time, 1pm and and
a roundup in the evening at 7pm GMT+1.
The stream can be accessed here (Flash Player) and past shows are
accessible as mp3s & oggs.
Non-commercial re-broadcast welcome (let us know if you can).
09-08-2008 09:30Stop and search of visitors to climate camp 2008 on Monday, before the police 'found' a weapons stash which was used to justify subsequent stop and search.
08-08-2008 22:22Southeast Climate Convergence occupies nuclear facility. Police set up checkpoints around convergence site.
August 7 Louisa, VA Activists from the Southeast Convergence for Climate Action occupied the welcome center for Dominion’s North Anna nuclear power plant today. The action was taken to protest Dominion’s plans to build two new nuclear reactors and to call out nuclear power for the false solution that it is to the climate crisis. “We are here to serve notice on the so-called ‘nuclear renaissance’ that the anti-nuclear movement is alive and well,” said Glenn Carroll, coordinator of Nuclear Watch South.
Kilburn High Road. 7pm-2am. Free entry all night.
The monkeys you see are destined for export to the USA next month, but it's not too late to stop them....Their lives are in our hands, so act and fight back by whatever means necessary before it's too late for these innocent creatures!!!
08-08-2008 19:40SS Free Gaza and SS Liberty leave Cyprus and plan to arrive in Chania, Crete, Saturday, 9 August.