UK Newswire Archive
12-03-2009 22:12This article looks at the merit and veracity of a speech given by Attorney General Robert McClelland on Australia's democracy and the rule of law. The following article will disprove all his points and comments.
12-03-2009 21:50Tuesday, 10th March
HLS collaborators and arms trade targeted in the south
12-03-2009 21:40Is Marx the first theoretician of globalization obsolete?
12-03-2009 19:15President Hugo Chavez won the approval, through an election process, of a constitutional amendment that allows indefinite re-election to all government officials in popular vote public offices.
12-03-2009 18:57A couple of weeks ago the state governor of Rio Grande do Sul in Brazil forcefully closed schools which attended to 600 kids from the encampments of the landless peoples movment in Brazil. The movement runs its own autonomous schools, providing an education specifically tailored to the needs of it's students. Now Landless children are forced to go without an education or travel miles to study in schools where they are subject to discrimination and a curriculum irrelevant to their lives and needs.
Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center,
www.imemc.org, for Thursday, March 12th, 2009.
12-03-2009 15:54A SHAC activist locked up for liberating a Beagle has had her release delayed.
Defendants disappointed at failure of judge to uphold international law
The founder of Trident Ploughshares, Angie Zelter, from London, was one of five experienced female members of the group on trial at Reading Magistrates’ Court on Monday, 9 March 2009 for obstructing the highway during last October’s Big Blockade of the Aldermaston Atomic Weapons Establishment (AWE) in Berkshire, England.
12-03-2009 13:31In a State Media television interview yesterday the German Chancellor Angela Merkel from the Christian Democratic Union Party, CDU, announced the Amok run of Winnenden in the Federal State of Baden-Wuerttemberg, near the regional capital of Stuttgart, as being "incomprehensible". In fact there are specific historical, sociological and psychological influences and efficacies.
12-03-2009 13:23latest update - NEED PEOPLE NOW
12-03-2009 13:05Yes we can... We can stop global warming without reducing industrial output.
SQUAT THE LOT!
Two nights of films on occupied spaces
12-03-2009 12:57Three houses of Palestinian supporters were raided yesterday morning and two people were arrested on suspicion of 'conspiring to commit racially aggravated criminal damage', the third person was not at home. Police seized three computers and papers relating Palestine and Israel. The 3 are outraged at the racist slur implied by the charge.
12-03-2009 12:23Rampart Social Centre - Whitechapel is Being Evicted - Support Needed
15 -17 Rampart Street, London E1 2LA (near Whitechapel, off Commercial Rd)
12-03-2009 10:53Maura Harrington, a Shell to Sea spokesperson has been jailed for 28 days in relation to an incident that took place during a protest against the Shell onshore gas terminal construction work in 2007 . She recently went on hunger strike against the Shell gas pipe-laying ship the Solitaire. Messages of support to: