UK Newswire Archive
09-05-2009 13:15Saturday 23 May, 2009. Assemble 11.00am at Highbury Fields, N1.
Demonstration and March from Highbury Fields to a Rally in Archway Park.
Supported by Islington National Union of Teachers, Public & Commercial Services Union., London Metropolitan University Unison & University and College Union.
09-05-2009 08:50Press statement issued by
Tamil Youth Organisation of South Africa
09-05-2009 00:05Death of a Tunisian woman at Ponte Galeria detention centre in Rome: another victim of state murder.
08-05-2009 21:54Thank you to all those who had time to support the campaign to stop Sima Valand's deportation. We are pleased to report that Sima was not deported today for reasons that are still unclear to us. Obviously this is great news but she will still need to fight future deportations and for the right to remain. Please look out for further callouts for support.
08-05-2009 19:27Humanitarian aid is never a crime. Solidarity with Elias Bierdeland and Captain Stefan Schmidt. Please sign the brief appeal (below in english, italian and german) and
help to distribute to further lists and websites.
08-05-2009 19:16Following a spat and "take over" ...Hossam Eid has handed the campaign back to Mandy Ford. No, we did not "report him to the cops" he volunteered to leave.
Re : Campaign updates : We will be contacting Northwest Holst soil engineers this week to see what their findings are regarding the safety assessment carried out upon the site. We will let you know what they say. See below.
08-05-2009 19:15At the above meeting on 6 May, demonstration was called for 6pm on Saturday 9 May 2009 as part of the process to build an anti-deportation campaign against the deportation of the 11 Pakistani students arrested in Cheetham Hill in April, some of whom are held in Strangeways prison, Salford.
08-05-2009 18:15The name-reading ceremony for the Afghan war dead proceeded opposite Parliament without any attention from the police today - despite the use of a loudhailer (banned under the Serious Organised Crime and Police Act)
08-05-2009 18:02New America Media, Commentary, Posted: May 07, 2009
08-05-2009 17:04Inspiral Lounge in Camden, the best and most well know vegge cafe in Camden, has been hit by The Dance Police. The venue is allowed to have DJ but people are not allowed to dance say newspapers and the venues owner / manager. People have said the police make regular vists to monitor toe tapping, dancing, dancing, swaying or otherwise moving in adance like way to the music. Bah Poo we say!
08-05-2009 16:57In December last year, the European Court of Human Rights ruled that the current legal framework for the UK DNA database was a violation of fundamental rights... the judges said they had been "struck by the blanket and indiscriminate nature" of the government's powers to take and keep DNA samples from anyone arrested (including those who are subsequently released without charge, or found not guilty in court). This ruling does not seem to have concerned our government a great deal.
08-05-2009 16:32Home is where you wanna die
"A 44 years old woman was found hanged in her cell at the CIE (center or better prison for migrants' identification and expulsion) of Ponte Galeria in Rome".