UK Newswire Archive
24-01-2010 11:23Following the violence, vandalism and arrests in Stoke yesterday the EDL have very mixed feelings about what happened. Despite a strong turnout the trouble has created a lot of bad publicity and schisms amongst supporters. However, there are also serious lessons for anti-fascists.
I was a British Ambassador at the time of the events covered by the Iraq Inquiry. I know many of the witnesses and a great deal of the background. I can therefore see right through the smooth presentation. Jack Straw was the smoothest of all - but he told lie after lie.
Report and Pics in IMC-London:
23-01-2010 19:39The bugle has sounded. The city in daytime drowns in the drone of bankers and shoppers... as dusk descends the streets will come alive, laughing as the flags wave high.
For 90 minutes we'll tear through the city centre, flag on our minds.
The lines have been drawn. Recruit, cajole and press-gang everyone you can. Rules and a map of the playing field coming soon.
DON'T VOTE, PLAY!
'Beyond the field there is nothing'
23-01-2010 17:57Here's a funny text:
23-01-2010 15:22The continued incarceration of the Belgrade Six and fears over Serbia's willingness to maintain the human rights of its citizens has prompted mutterings both inside and outside the country - particularly as the process for country's EU membership application speeds up.
23-01-2010 13:36Why we should be mobilising against the elections
23-01-2010 07:42The English Defence League is holding a demo in Stoke today which, whilst inevitably causing disruption, will get support from the Stoke football firm the Naughty 40 and associated hooligans, unaffiliated youths looking for trouble and BNP supporters in one of their key areas.
The group was UWU (Unemployed Workers Union) and the target was A4E.
22-01-2010 23:10meeting is at 2pm at st. pancras station.
22-01-2010 22:46The trial of the Greek Cop who shot dead a 15-year-old boy in Athens has now started. The BBC has attempted to report on it, but the article is a disgrace, full of lies and inaccuracies. Read the actual facts here, in short, as found on Athens Indymedia (in Greek) and as reported from comrades who are there and are witnessing what is happening.
22-01-2010 20:27On Tuesday 19th January we sabotaged two Barclays cashpoints in Brighton and left the message 'Investors in death'
22-01-2010 19:55this a letter that i wrote yesterday to mumia
he really is in my thoughts. in my mind. i hope yours likewise.
22-01-2010 16:50Only some disasters get reported in detail...
22-01-2010 16:05Issue 8 of Shift Magazine is available now. It should be in radical bookshops and social centres soon, or can be ordered from the website.
This time, we have reports and analyses from Copenhagen, a look at Griffin's appearance on Question Time, and an interview with geographer Erik Swyngedouw. The focus is on the (im)possibility of alternative practice in a post-political world. To this effect, Anarchist FAQ author Ian McKay provides a critique of mutualism that shows up the limits of a cooperative lifestyle and the need for antagonistic action.
All content will be online eventually. So far, here is the editorial: