UK Newswire Archive
04-08-2009 09:45A 'Structured Debrief' published after a review of policing of the Kingsnorth Climate Camp in 2008 contains some remarkable admissions, such as the use of FIT teams to cause 'disruption' as well as to gain intelligence.
04-08-2009 09:27"It turns out that AFP’s make-believe “journalist,” Francisco Jara knew full well that his statements about military-style “training exercises” by what he called “Zelaya’s ‘popular army’” were false and he chose to lie about it anyway. The proof of his deceit comes from AFP’s own photographs, like the one above. The exercises – see for yourself – were more akin to a Sunday Easter egg hunt or picnic than the conspiratorial scenario conjured by Jara in his felony against journalism."
04-08-2009 08:57Direct action by local residents against new E.On / RWE npower nuclear power plant planned in Oldbury, Gloucestershire.
04-08-2009 08:17GREEK POLICE a substate millitary terroristic unistitutional organisation
04-08-2009 06:35Climate activists have occupied the roof of the Vestas turbine factory at Venture Quays, East Cowes, Isle Of Wight, in solidarity with workers occupying a factory in Newport. The protestors have hung a banner above the Ferry Port saying: “Vestas Workers - Solidarity in Occupation. Save Green Jobs,” and issued the following statement:
10 RABBITS LIBERATED (Spain)
ROOSTERS RESCUED FROM COCKFIGHTING RING (Mexico)
BOAR LIBERATION (Italy)
SHOOTING BUTTS BURNT TO THE GROUND (UK)
ONE NIGHT, THREE FUR SHOPS GLUED (Italy)
CIRCUS ADS, BUTCHER SHOP PAINTED (Belgium)
PHEASANT PEN SMASHING (UK)
"DOUGLAS FAMILY BUNNY BUTCHERS" (UK)
FIRE STARTED AT DOOR OF MEAT RESTAURANT (Mexico)
MEAT SLASHED (UK)
GLAXO BILLBOARDS CUT DOWN, PAINTED OVER (UK)
P&G ADS SUBVERTISED (UK)
03-08-2009 21:21Capitalists aren't the only ones that should be taking advantage of a good crisis. Workers shouldn't let a crisis go to waste either.
03-08-2009 19:16'The Guardian' may have been suckered by 'Searchlight' yet again, but antifascists shouldn't be fooled by attempts to 'big up' the so-called 'Aryan Martyrs' Brigade'.
Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org for Monday August 3ed 2009.
03-08-2009 11:56Australian mainstream media seem to be covering up the deaths of 65 Australians from Swine Flu.
03-08-2009 11:31Journalist Bibi van der Zee reports in the New Statesman on the recent Peace News Summer Camp in Oxfordshire.
03-08-2009 10:14Come down to the Israeli Embassy to let them know we that we are witness to their crime of stealing homes to ethnically cleanse East Jerusalem of Palestinians. We are going to be there from 5pm to 8pm tonight.
03-08-2009 09:01Myroslava (Mira) Muronyuk, Still here, Still fighting
"Solicitors working for the Manuel Bravo Project managed to stay the removal; Mira remains in Yarl's Wood but solicitors are working to get her released."
Background: We want Mira to Stay in Leeds, where she belongs
Church fights to stop deportation
Mira has been befriended by members of Christ Church in Upper Armley, which is linked to the Manuel Bravo Project, named after an Angolan asylum seeker who killed himself in Yarl's Wood in 2005.
What is the point of protest?
To create change. I would have thought that was obvious; it is the only rational response to the question. So why has so little change happened as a result of protest in the Western world in the last 30 years?
Monday's timeline: http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2009/07/435203.html
Tuesday's timeline: http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2009/07/435242.html
Wednesday's timeline: http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2009/07/435320.html
Thursday's timeline: http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2009/07/435379.html
Friday's timeline: http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2009/08/435445.html
Saturday's timeline: http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2009/08/435484.html
02-08-2009 23:28The Irish State wants to force this married man to allow them to break up his marriage, but he will not agree with their unlawful directions.