UK Newswire Archive
25-02-2002 23:40"An attempt by Palestinians to bring Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon before a Belgian court on charges of war crimes appears to have been thwarted. On February 14, the International Court of Justice in The Hague ruled that past and present government leaders cannot be tried for war crimes by a foreign state because of their diplomatic immunity and can only be held to account in their own country" (article 1)
25-02-2002 21:40HELP NEEDED IN UNDERSTANDING PLANNING LAW
25-02-2002 21:39And of course Oxy Petroleum and Colombia's Paramilitary groups had nothing to do with this escalation into war.
25-02-2002 20:55Public meeting to mark the 45th anniversary of Ghana's independence from British colonial rule.Discuss the way forward for African Liberation in the light of Kwame Nkrumah's (first president of 'independent' Ghana) vision of a Pan African solution to Africa's continued neo-colonial subjection.
25-02-2002 19:01Guardian article by Roy Hattersley.
25-02-2002 18:05Northampton's Disabled Person's Forum marked its seventh birthday with guest speakers The Mayor, MEP Mel Raed and the Leader of the Northampton Borough Council Cllr Keith davies. (article 1)
25-02-2002 17:59Here we go again. Why are teachers wasting their time like this ?
25-02-2002 17:49In solidarity with public utility workers striking for a fair deal, the Korean Confederation of Trade Unions has now called a general strike. Link to KCTU press release:
25-02-2002 17:34AMERICA WAS FOUNDED BY CHRISTIAN GENTLEMEN? HERE IS SOME HISTORY FOR TONGUE-SPEAKING ASHCROFT AND TONGUE-TIED BUSH.
25-02-2002 17:23Green Party members across the U.S. and around
the world rally after the kidnapping of the Green
Party candidate for President of Colombia
25-02-2002 15:11Active Resistance to the Roots of War responded today to the news that Tony Blair supports the idea of war on Iraq. 4 people were briefly locked to the gates at the end of Downing Street, before being cut free by police at 12.15pm, launching a pledge of NVDA.
25-02-2002 13:40Study fees, budget cuts, deregulation, privatisation, lack of democracy... In all European countries (and beyond) education is changing rapidly. Students from across Europe are calling for Europe-wide resistance against the commercialization of education and the GATS-treaty.
25-02-2002 12:48Police officers plan to march on Downing Street in protest against Home Secretary David Blunkett's planned reform of the police service, it is being reported.
25-02-2002 07:02You have to look at this “slideshow” of 21 photos of Camp X-Ray at Guantanamo Bay. It is the most disturbing thing I’ve seen in a long time (and as you can imagine, in the context of this current insanity, that’s a strong statement). It literally made me want to throw up.
25-02-2002 06:22We have always been at peace with Eastasia, says Bush:
25-02-2002 05:33Billionaires for the Vancouver/Whistler Olympic Bid: Because There Can Never Be Enough Smog or Deficit: OR an anonymous site on Unanswered Question from 9-11 reviewed by a Canadian on Coast Salish Territory who didn’t watch hockey this weekend (my hopes were on Belarus).