UK Newswire Archive
20-10-2009 17:25This article is a response to the No Pretence intervention at the Anarchist Movement conference earlier this year. It was first published in Shift Magazine ( http://shiftmag.co.uk/?p=319).
We have made it available online to inform the upcoming discussions at the Anarchist bookfair on the topic.
Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Centre, www.imemc.org, for Tuesday October 20th 2009.
11am Saturday 21st until 4pm Sunday 22nd November 2009
20-10-2009 14:50new BNP membership list download
20-10-2009 12:17The Education Not for Sale network is mobilising student support for the postal workers' dispute.
20-10-2009 11:48Arun Kundnani from the Institute of Race Relations (IRR) has this excellent comment http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2009/oct/18/surveillance-prevent-muslim-extremism on the fiasco that has emerged relating to the government's Preventing Violent Extremism (PVE) funding programme due to the Guardian's recent spate of reporting on the issue http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2009/oct/16/anti-terrorism-strategy-spies-innocents . Kundnani is the author of an IRR report based largely on interviews with officials involved in implementation of Prevent funding and policies.
20-10-2009 11:18Six members of Brighton Tubas Friendship and Solidarity Group are now in the West Bank. They have been visiting communities in the Jordan Valley and Bil'in, and have a lot of plans for the next few weeks. Read their blog at www.brightonpalestine.org to keep up to date with what is happening.
The Brighton Tubas Region Friendship and Solidarity Group is a network aiming at fostering links between community organisations in Tubas, occupied Palestine and Brighton. The Tubas Region, which includes the Northern Jordan Valley, is an area Israel wants to ethnically cleanse and annex. Israel is doing this by making life impossible for the people of the valley.
20-10-2009 09:52It’s been over a week since the Tory conference left town. For several days, inside the almost militarised city centre, shadow ministers and carefully briefed mouths gushed ‘honesty’. Manchester didn’t seem to pay that much attention.
20-10-2009 09:40There are plans afoot to resume live exports from Portsmouth Harbour. If this is to happen there will be land and sea blockades to stop the disgusting practice.
20-10-2009 07:59FragFM are renowned for their BNP Propaganda show on a Sunday afternoon with Gill And Heretic, but after reports were made by Indy Media, the show has subsequently closed down. See article http://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2009/09/438795.html.
20-10-2009 07:51Joint deportation charter flight France and UK, today to Afghanistan.
19-10-2009 23:38Updated version of BNP members list is being leaked...
19-10-2009 23:13Over forty detainees in Brook House including many who were forcibly deported to Baghdad and then sent back by the Iraqi government are hunger striking until they are released.
Solidarity is needed!
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See the hunger strikers statement below: