UK Newswire Archive
12-03-2002 00:17Summary of the first European meeting for the European Social Forum.
12-03-2002 00:04Israel creeps toward becoming the Nazi state that many of its critics alledge as it conducts polls to see how many favour "cleansing" the country of Palestinians.
12-03-2002 00:01examine the photos - can you find the Boeing?
11-03-2002 23:54Interesting what the collective find worthy of hiding.I'll just offer half of a posting made approx 24 hours ago of Signor Berlusconi (and others then) doing his hand thing and see if it disappears
11-03-2002 23:26More than 200,000 people gathered on the streets of Barcelona yesterday to protest against the National
11-03-2002 23:13The Copyright Arbitration Royalty Panel (CARP) in the USA is
recommending new laws which would charge webcasters ridiculous fees (2X
as much as terrestial broadcasters)
11-03-2002 20:57modern arms in the war against behavior deviant from the system
11-03-2002 20:41Parents at St Johns nursery, which is threatened with closure, met on Monday and decided to campaign to keep it open. Thy want a joint campign with other threatened nurseries. They plan street stalls, a march, a lobby of councillors and other direct action.
Request that British National’s Sentence be Commuted to Life
11-03-2002 19:04Report copied and pasted from Kuwait News Agency site
11-03-2002 17:57The International Socialist Organisation of Zimbabwe, revolutionary socialist opponents of the Mugabe regime, have just been able to launch a website. Well worth a look for a new perspective on events there. Link:
11-03-2002 17:33This is a general overview of the town to town campaign against genetic engineering. It focuses on the campaign's goals, the vestigial direct democracy of town meeting, obstacles to fully realizing direct democracy, and campaign strategy.
11-03-2002 16:53This piece explores the exciting prospects of using a town meeting campaign to realize the directly democratic potential of the town meeting. The piece is immediately relevant to activists in Vermont who are currently working on such a campaign against genetic engineering, but it may also be useful to people in other parts of New England who have town meetings and people all over the world who have no town meeting in their community.
11-03-2002 15:58What an amazing coincidence of timing, eh?
11-03-2002 14:54A man in Amsterdam has taken the most prestigious business building hostage, and is forcing people to letter the windows with the words WE MISLEAD. Media coverage claims that the man is frustrated over the impact of widescreen tv on his film enjoyment - black bars.
11-03-2002 13:26A gunman has burst into a Amsterdam office building
and is holding hostages, say Dutch police.
11-03-2002 13:18Latest bulletin from Korean Confederation of Trade Unions on the power workers strike:
11-03-2002 11:25In february, we recorded 64 layoffs announcements from the largest corporations, resulting in 98806 job cuts. The complete list, with links to company profiles and press releases, can be found here: