UK Newswire Archive
03-04-2009 11:51The UK’s new Channel Project heralds the unofficial beginning of British law enforcement’s own ‘Pre-crime’ program. In this brave new world of pre-emptive measures, are civil liberties becoming a thing of the past?
03-04-2009 11:49Socialist strategy site publishes reflections on this week's protests.
03-04-2009 11:39Reflections on the protests from socialist strategy site.
03-04-2009 11:35Demonstration: Saturday April 4
Assemble 12pm (sharp) Bank of England
03-04-2009 10:58I am a portrait photographer and a concerned citizen.
I was shocked to watch and hear about the brutality unleashed by police on protesters and I want to do something about it. I would very much like to make a photographic record of the physical effects of this violence with anyone willing to sit for me.
03-04-2009 10:11For years now large companies have been allowed to harass thousands of people quite legally but a recent Court of Appeal decision might now change all that.
03-04-2009 09:25P.M.Announces A NEW WORLD ORDER,heard the phrase before somewhere ?
03-04-2009 08:22includes a little article entitled "Dollar Imperialism, the global financial architecture & the neocolonial stranglehold of the IMF" (by me)
03-04-2009 08:17Last Tuesday mobile Kitchen Le Sabot was on their way to Strasbourg to cook for lots of people, but stopped by the French border police and refused entrance in France. Directly after this the German border police stopped and searched Le Sabot and told them they were not allowed to leave Germany.
03-04-2009 07:51Bishopsgate April 1st at South limit of Climate Camp. "Police have a crack at a dangerous crowd of psychopaths .... or a load of people who are obviously involved in a peaceful protest and who are doing nothing at all to provoke any reaction." (Experimental reposting from http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2009/04/426108.html to try out embedded viewing inside Indymedia)
ALF ARSON SHUTS DOWN LIVESTOCK MARKET (France)
FIRE BREAKS OUT AT MASSIVE KILLING COMPLEX (Brazil)
FOIE GRAS TAKEN OFF MENU AFTER ALF VISIT (UK)
WALLS PAINTED, CAR SET ON FIRE AT VIVISECTION LAB (Uruguay)
WINDOWS SMASHED AT MCDONALDS (Netherlands)
ESCADA AGENT ATTACKED (UK)
BROKEN WINDOWS AT DAIRY INDUSTRY SUPPLIER (Netherlands)
ARSON ATTACKS AGAINST KFC AND MCDONALDS (Mexico)
CIRCUS ADS ALTERED (France)
Includes images of RBS being broken into, police battling protesters, protesters climbing buildings and lamp-posts to escape the police, etc.
02-04-2009 23:47Ludlam and the Greens asked to clarify Senate Inquiry into Australia’s Judicial System, the Role of Judges and Access to Justice
(Submission) also seeks that the Parliament strengthen the legal intruments that have served to strengthen western democracy and John Howard's Australian way of life, nanmely Mandamus and Habeas Corpeus, the rule of law. Should that way of life be under the White Australia policy then the Australian Parliament must clarify that ! A judicial void is now created by the appointment of Chief Justice French, and the decisions of Hayne, Gummow and Crennan JJ.
02-04-2009 22:39EC1 and the City of London are the location of demonstrations all this week - outside the banks and all over the 'square mile' of Britain's finance capital on Wednesday and Thursday; outside Willes building in support of the sacked cleaners on Friday... and the struggle will continue on Tuesday outside Communications House