UK Newswire Archive
05-12-2009 15:39Whilst Vice Chancellor Michael Farthing is sitting pretty on a salary of £227,000.
Sussex University’s budget for 2009/10 seeks to reduce costs by £3m, with additional savings of up to £5m in 2010/11. These cuts will take the form of (among others), 115+ staff redundancies, the closure of the creche and the closure of the sexual health advice centre.
05-12-2009 14:39The five veto powers and permanent members of the Security Council have corrupted the the work of the UN. Applying double-standards, and disregard for law - they have made the organization primarily serve their best interests rather than serve its mandate.
I refer to the five most dangerous Member States that together manufacture and sell some 85% of military arms, including nuclear weapons, and so called weapons of mass destruction. This is the UN of the arms dealers - the most disreputable and yet profitable business on earth.
05-12-2009 14:08A large delegation of “Vicentini” will fly to Oslo on Monday, Dec 7th 2009. The goal is to protest against Pres. Barack Obama, who will be receiving the Peace Nobel Prize for his war policy, materialized in Vicenza with the construction of a new and devastating military base.
05-12-2009 13:57When they try to introduce "the Budget from hell" this Wednesday let's make their life hell. There should be non-stop pickets and protests outside the Dáil from midnight Wednesday the 9th to midnight Thursday the 10th.
05-12-2009 10:29WITH public outrage still bubbling away over the bankers' bail-out and bonuses, and the recession far from over, it would definitely be worth doing another Financial Fools' Day in the spring.
05-12-2009 00:397.5 years to anarchist comrade Elias Nikolaou! (Greece)
Jurgen and Paolo are free! (Belgium)
Solidarity with Mindaugus Lenartavicius - Smash RBS (UK)
Arrests in Milan and Verona (Italy)
Solidarity with Toby (Germany)
05-12-2009 00:01Internationalism is part and parcel of one's own life process. We live the international, we are the International.
04-12-2009 23:32A new issue of 'Turbulence: Ideas for Movement' is out now, for free in print and online.
04-12-2009 22:31The EDL, despite their claims, are a fascist mob. It is the historical duty of "alternative" types to stop them on the streets.
04-12-2009 22:02source: home office
04-12-2009 20:59Past, on-going and future Smash EDO update...With lots of ways to participate!
04-12-2009 20:55Weatherspoons were telephoned earlier today by concerned nottingham types and they were asked if they understood the potential political and cultural significance of allowing the EDL to openly demo in their pub near the canal this coming Saturday.
04-12-2009 20:17“The culture of hip hop and rap is at its most powerful and yet its most tender in Slingshot Hip Hop” – Chuck D, Public Enemy
“Profoundly uplifting… It’s a refreshing take on the conflict” – NOW Toronto
Slingshot Hip Hop (2009)
A Film About Hip Hop & Resistance In Palestine
Wednesday 9th December – 7pm
Lecture Theatre A, Nuffield, Highfield
Entry By Donation
(supporting Gaza Freedom March)
“The culture of hip hop and rap is at its most powerful and yet its most tender in Slingshot Hip Hop” – Chuck D, Public Enemy