UK Newswire Archive
16-10-2009 09:07Action Alert. Over-fishing has come to Madang, Papua New Guinea
16-10-2009 08:46Press Release
For immediate release: 16/10/2009
Press Release - Smash EDO to Council: We should discuss weapons factory in our city?
16-10-2009 08:27BLACK Bloc protesters caused havoc in the French city of Poitiers in a protest against a new prison.
15-10-2009 23:25for those of you that haven't heard. forwarded from london indymedia.
Also accessible at http://london.indymedia.org.uk/articles/2587.
15-10-2009 22:47A blend of right wingers and christian democrats have managed to push through a ban on squatting, instead of a ban on emptiness. How fuckt up is that?
15-10-2009 22:43Gordon Brown made an unannounced visit to a Camden council estate in Gospel Oak. A gran told Gordon how she defended herself and her granddaughter with a baseball bat when 60 male youths chased her, tried to set her on fire, sabotaged her garden and threatened her granddaughter. Gordon visited as people have complained about failed ASBOS and the CNJ reported a lack of faith in police.
The Bastard Squad Collective swing back into action with their annual Subvert Festival, roping in a number of other local groups to help them along the way. With 3 nights of politics, inspiration, and fun!
15-10-2009 22:24Well thanks to Lord Justice Hooper on September 17th at the court of appeal I made it out of the prison system, not without time.
While bellicose new calls for the Obama administration and NATO to exponentially deepen the “war on terrorism” are being repeated endlessly, McChrystal and his own horrific crimes have received scant notice in the corporate propaganda media.
15-10-2009 22:12These prison camps must be shut down and all internally displaced persons (IDPs) must be freed immediately.
peter Taaffe general secretary of the Socialist Party, has campaigned and written about the struggle of workers and the poor in Sri Lanka for many years, and has visited Tamil areas in Sri Lanka.
Janani paramsothy organiser of protests in Parliament Square
Nagarjunan (ramesh Gopalakrishnan) South asia researcher for amnesty international and well-known Tamil writer.
Senan international coordinator for Tamil Solidarity
15-10-2009 21:00Around fifty people protested on Wednesday the 14th against the deportation of more than forty people to Baghdad.
15-10-2009 20:32Lush Cosmetics have launched a new type of bubble bar called ‘Fabulous Mrs Fox’, from which, all the proceeds will go to the HSA (Hunt Sabs Association).
15-10-2009 18:31The Minga hit the headlines last year in Colombia after the Colombian army killed two people and injured many more. This years movilisations have been different, publically lower key, internally much broader and more inclusive of different social sectors, going beyond being an indigenous movement. The work we are doing this week is creating a space where lots of different social organisations can meet, talk and build together towards a new Colombia.
15-10-2009 17:18Just days before the Great Climate Swoop, the Camp for Climate Action has upped the ante in its bitter battle with energy giant e.on, by publicly occupying it flagship public relations YouTube channel, Talking Energy.