UK Newswire Archive
21-11-2009 11:04Manchester Metropolitan University has this week announced that it will be cutting 127 administrative and support staff roles.
21-11-2009 08:57Things are hotting up for the COP15 UN Climate Conference in Copenhagen next month... plus, despite being out of the news, the plight of the Tamil people in Sri Lanka continues to be dire, protesters disrupt the NATO Parliamentary Assembly in Edinburgh, the state clampdown on animal rights protesters continues as four are raided and arrested, the far-right march in Glasgow – and again are outnumbered, but next month move to Nottingham, and more...
21-11-2009 08:25RIOTS broke out in Belgium on Friday night, November 20, over the brutal and racist treatment of prisoners by police.
21-11-2009 07:39resistion to eviction of forest occupation in belgium
Join the march to help bring about the environmental revolution we so desperately need! http://www.ecoveggie.org.uk
20-11-2009 23:53Squatters in pub fight
November 20, 2009
SQUATTERS have set up home in a historic former pub and now want to highlight the plight of the dilapidated building.
20-11-2009 20:13Haiti Night + Why Black is the new Green
Saturday 21st November
Glasgow Social Centre
66/68 Osborne Street
20-11-2009 19:38Twelve anti-vivisection campaigners today held a noisy and visual demo at the University of Bradford following the expose of animal abuse inside their laboratory.
20-11-2009 18:29"In an unprecedented defeat for the Federal Reserve, an amendment to audit the multi-trillion dollar institution was approved by the House Finance Committee with an overwhelming and bipartisan 43-26 vote on Thursday afternoon despite harried last-minute lobbying from top Fed officials and the surprise opposition of Chairman Barney Frank (D-Mass.), who had previously been a supporter."
20-11-2009 17:59Clarion call from "The Spirit of Christmas"
November 12, 2009
Dan Viesnik explains why CAAT supporters dress up for the Spirit of Christmas and the message they are bringing to visitors.
Members of London Campaign Against the Arms Trade (CAAT), East London Against the Arms Fair (ELAAF), the London Catholic Worker and Trident Ploughshares met visitors outside the Spirit of Christmas Fair at London's Olympia, on 7 November 2009
20-11-2009 16:35When the UK steps up its attacks on asylum seekers, South Yorkshire says No. Join our demonstration in Sheffield on Saturday 28th at 11am outside Sheffield Town Hall.
20-11-2009 16:20At today's NUJ's policy-making annual delegate meeting (ADM) in Southport, a motion supporting Indymedia was carried with nobody speaking against it.
Media Freedon - Indymedia Support - Motion 12
Police seizure of a UK Indymedia server in Manchester, has prompted the ADM to call for better legal safeguards for all online content. In Motion 12, the NEC has been instructed to provide support for Indymedia through members working with the site. Charley Allan of the Morning Star said: “They need our help – they’re under attack. Indymedia are vulnerable to the police.”
20-11-2009 16:19This is the call for Revolutionary Solidarity with our Swedish anarchist comrade Jonatan and for all fighting prisoners! Please spread it and publish it on your websites, blogs and lists.