UK Newswire Archive
19-11-2008 18:58This weekend-Undercurrents hosts the annual Beyond Tv international Film festival.
November 22-23rd. Please join us!
19-11-2008 18:40In the southern Spanish city of Granada today, a powerful workers demonstration has been taking place. It includes the simultaneous occupation of the offices of a local developer/estate agents and the main branch of the BBVA bank.
19-11-2008 17:54We stand at a crossroads. The facts are clear. Global climate change, caused by human activities, is happening, threatening the lives and livelihoods of billions of people and the existence of millions of species. Social movements, environmental groups, and scientists from all over the world are calling for urgent and radical action on climate change.
19-11-2008 17:14Now is a very precarious moment for democracy and education in Italy. La Repubblica is certainly not helping in bringing democracy to the fore.
19-11-2008 16:59UK politicians call for the release of prisoners and an end to Israeli aggression
19-11-2008 16:35One down - lots to go
Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center www.imemc.org for Wednesday November 19 2008
19-11-2008 16:03School students across England have welcomed the amendments to the Education and Skills Bill that will make it compulsory for schools to listen to students’ views when making decisions that affect them.
19-11-2008 15:17full details from:
19-11-2008 14:51The Country Guidance case (BK) appeal hearing took place today at the High Court.
19-11-2008 13:39First a little background for those not in the UK. The British National Party (BNP) is a fringe political party in the UK with a view to the extreme far right. According to their own constitution the BNP is "committed to stemming and reversing the tide of non-white immigration and to restoring, by legal changes, negotiation and consent the overwhelmingly white makeup of the British population that existed in Britain prior to 1948." - they are generally regarded as a racist bunch of thugs - mainly due to documentaries which have exposed many of their members as thugs who are racist.
19-11-2008 13:29The london anarchafeministkolektiv has called for a black bloc in this years reclaim the night to protest against the police co-option and pro-criminalization stance of the event. Saturday, November 22nd at 6:00 pm.
19-11-2008 08:27CSSGJ Annual Lecture - University of Nottingham
19-11-2008 03:45This is the annual ‘Justice for Ricky Bishop March’ but this year it’s been extended to include the demand to end all forms of violence against our community, and so the route of the march has also been extended.
Starting at 1:00 PM Brixton Library (near Ritzy cinema), marching to Brixton Police Station -> Coldharbour Lane -> Camberwell Green -> Peckham Square.
19-11-2008 01:26The main list which was found at http://bnpmemberslist.blogspot.com has now been removed by the man. Needless to say heads are going to roll after the data from this list has been examined by anti fascist groups. There are police officers, social workers, current army servicemen, prison officers and politicians in this document.
19-11-2008 01:03The planned lecture by Shimon Peres in Oxford tonight was delayed by noisy protests outside.