UK Newswire Archive
11-03-2009 13:14I hereby propose to the house the idea of Debt Pride.
11-03-2009 13:09The recent articles of the Birmingham Evening Mail’s commentator “The Stirrer”, aka Adrian Goldberg, are quite peculiar in their timing. It seems that something has stirred “The Stirrer” into writing seemingly unsolicited pseudo-propaganda pieces for the Israeli government.
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11-03-2009 12:30Media hysteria is reaching extreme heights over an anti-war protest at a soldiers' parade in Luton. It is being widely suggested that raising slogans such as that soldiers are murderers or violate human rights is somehow illegitimate and beyond the bounds of freedom. This is a concerted attack on basic liberties, trying to turn hostility to war crimes into a speech- or thought-crime and to legitimate locking people up simply for expressing the "wrong" beliefs.
11-03-2009 12:01Before the opening of Platt Chapel Community and Social Centre next weekend (20-22nd March) we are holding an open meeting for anyone or group who wants to get involved in any way. The meeting will be an opportunity to suggest ideas for the use of the space, be introduced to others involved in different projects, and hear potential plans of the organisers of this new and exciting social centre.
11-03-2009 10:55The up and coming G20 financial summit to be held in London's Excel Centre, Docklands on April 2nd is costing the taxpayer £6 million to stage.
11-03-2009 10:44@nti militarists will be gathering in Watford today to voice our disgust at these killers of humans and democracy. 1.00PM Watford junction station. Look out for the red n black.
11-03-2009 01:13This Thursday, the 12th of March, Bannerman's on Edinburgh's Cowgate will host a benefit gig in support of the Zapatista autonomous communities in Chiapas, Mexico and the Autonomous Centre of Edinburgh.
VEHICLE BURNED AT HOME OF UCLA VIVISECTOR (USA)
WINDOWS SMASHED WITH BRICKS AT WAGENINGEN UNIV. (Netherlands)
FUR FARMERS HARASSED WITH JUNK MAIL (USA)
FAST FOOD RESTAURANTS CLEANING-UP AFTER ALF VISITS (USA)
THOUSANDS OF PHEASANTS FREED (Italy)
CIRCUS POSTERS TAKEN DOWN (USA)
FUR SHOP REDECORATED (Spain)
"THE FIRE WAS NOT AN ACCIDENT" (Mexico)
POLICE STATION BURNED IN PROTEST OF SLAUGHTER OF ANIMALS IN JALTENCO (Mexico)
HOME VISIT PROTESTS KILLING OF ANIMALS AT L.A. ANIMAL SERVICES (USA)
FUR SHOP COVERED IN PAINT (France)
10-03-2009 23:47The Ballymurphy 11 were murdered during the first three days of Internment August 1971, by the 2nd Battalion of the British Army’s Parachute Regiment. This same regiment went on, 5 months later, to murder fourteen civilian demonstrators on Bloody Sunday in Derry. Two daughters of the Ballymurphy 11 were in Birmingham and Coventry for International Women’s Day events from Thur 5th – Sun 8th March.
10-03-2009 19:58Students at Newcastle University have occupied the fine arts lecture theatre in solidarity with the people of Gaza and Palestine. 25 students took the room and informed the University management who have sent a senior manager to start 'neigotations' which have resulted in the occuption entrying its first night with no clear resolution, as yet.
10-03-2009 19:50Take part in a free course combining art, activism and permaculture or get paid to actively imagine a postcapitalist world !
10-03-2009 17:19A small group of workers in a Dundee packing case factory have taken an important stand in defence of their living standards. Twelve workers have occupied Prisme Packaging's industrial unit near central Dundee in order to force their employer into paying legally required redundancy payments, following the company's decision to dispense with its entire workforce.
10-03-2009 16:48Call for Autonomous Demonstration 3/14/2009
"United we stay- Collective, offensive, subversive".
10-03-2009 16:42The Global Week of Action is for everyone in every city, town, village and community, in every country on every continent. Organise events near you, to begin on 04 July 2009.
Designing posters and flyers and spread the word.
Let's have action in at least every City around the World.