UK Newswire Archive
27-03-2010 14:1626th March 2010 – Lizzie Cocker in Isleworth
Police hide video evidence from defence lawyers.
Two more youngsters charged with violent disorder during last year’s protests against Israel’s two-week massacre of the Gazan people have been handed harsh jail terms.
27-03-2010 12:16The Upcoming election will be vicious. Made more so by the Internet. The Conservative Party is being lauded as the best users of their Web presence. The Tories seem to think the Internet is their own private army. Closer investigation begins to reveal worrying connections with American Oil and anti-healthcare campaigns. Have the Tories made promises we will regret them keeping?
27-03-2010 09:15New evidence has come to light confirming the DPRK's case that the US used biological
weapons during the 1950-1953 war
26-03-2010 17:19Update of our appeal for a "none of the above" ballot combined with a protest and demand for genuine citizen-led democracy. Clarification of electoral regulations for "spoilt ballots" available on request.
26-03-2010 16:45The BNP are putting up a lot of candidates for parliamentary elections in the region this year. Here's a list of those confirmed so far.
26-03-2010 16:40The Manchester Class Struggle Forum are holding their second meeting on Thursday 1st April.
26-03-2010 16:16link to and downlaod pdf
while its still there
26-03-2010 15:11This discussion paper was drafted by a working group at the CJA meeting in Amsterdam in February 2010. Its purpose is to collectively explore the concept of climate justice in the context of Europe. Through providing this discussion paper as both incomplete and unending, we hope it will be useful as a tool in linking the diverse struggles throughout Europe and elsewhere, and strengthen the collective movement towards our visions of the future.
26-03-2010 13:50March 29th will see the resumption in an Edinburgh court of an extraordinary trial with disturbing implications for freedom of expression and campaigners for Palestinian rights.
Back in August 2008, five members of the Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign disrupted an Edinburgh performance of the Jerusalem Quartet, who are promoted and indeed contracted to act as official ambassadors of the Israeli state and specifically the Israel Defence Forces. The protesters shouted “End the siege of Gaza”, “Boycott Israel”, “Israel is an apartheid state”, “Stand up for human rights” and similar slogans, were detained by security guards, handed over to the police and charged with a breach of the peace.
26-03-2010 13:32Today saw 40 people gear up to resist eviction from the Black cat Community social centre in Bath which has been a well used community resource in severakl different buildings since october '09. With 20 gathering outside, 15 resisting inside and 5 locked on on the roof, and loads of support from passers by. The bailiffs never showed - but when they do, we'll be ready for them! To celebrate, we're having a dub night tomorrow night -
26-03-2010 08:43Big Pharma received documnets obtained from a "confidential source" well before member governments of the WHO did. According to wikileaks
26-03-2010 05:30Illegal settlement trading: another company exposed.
For picture evidence, visit http://corporateoccupation.wordpress.com/
26-03-2010 01:54Another action packed fortnight, and more, from Nottm Animal Rights.
26-03-2010 01:46Despite the police's best efforts, peaceful protest will go unpunished this time!
25-03-2010 21:31All elections are a JOKE: let’s treat them with the contempt they deserve. In 18th Century South London thousands used to gather to take the piss out of general Elections. Lets revive this fine old tradition!