UK Newswire Archive
Protestors take to the trees at Alexandra Park
08-02-2013 13:12Catholic torture of a political activist now before U.S. high court. Huminski v. Mercy Gilbert Mecical Center. Court papers reveal an unholy alliance between Sheriff Joseph Arpaio, Federal Judge Frederick Martone (both life-long Catholics) and a Catholic Church hospital network, Dignity Health, and their efforts to silence a critic of the racist sheriff with an attempted murder and torture at a Catholic hospital, Mercy Gilbert Medical Center, Gilbert, Arizona.
Tree felling in Alexandra Park, Whalley Range Manchester City Council said it would not be deflected from its plans
Community Organising and Solidarity Networks: upcoming event with speakers from EPTAG and Glasgow Solidarity Network
The Edinburgh Anarchist Federation will be hosting a discussion on community organising and solidarity networks with guest speakers from Edinburgh Private Tenants Action Group and Glasgow Solidarity Network.
Edinburgh Private Tenant’s Action Group
08-02-2013 12:20War Resisters' International, an international network of pacifist and antimilitarist organisations with more than 80 affiliates in 40 countries, condemns the persecution of Pinar Selek.
On 24 January 2013, Pinar Selek, a Turkish feminist antimilitarist campaigner, was given a life sentence by an Istanbul court. The court issued an arrest warrant for Pinar, who is currently living in Strasbourg.
David Cameron’s local hunt is to be barred from riding over land owned by the National Trust after it was convicted of hunting a fox with dogs.
The Heythrop Hunt in Oxfordshire was fined £4,000 with £15,000 costs.
08-02-2013 07:08"The app is already available on both iPhone and Android, and its functionality has recently been broadened to allow users to not only communicate securely but also easily send encrypted files."
08-02-2013 00:47Metropolitan Police Commissioner Sir Paul Condon personally thanked undercover Special Demonstration Squad officers for saving the BNP HQ in Welling, at a time when the BNP were at their most violent
07-02-2013 23:56SUPPORT THE TWO FRIENDS OF THE SALEH FAMILY WRONGLY ARRESTED DURING THE DAWN RAID ON THE FAMILY HOME.
18/02/2013 @ Cardiff Magistrates Court
Fiona Elvines is Operations Co-ordinator at Rape Crisis South London, and develops and delivers prevention work in schools with young people, focused on unpicking issues of consent.
At Hollaback Edinburgh, we’ve been up and running for nearly six months. Yay! Over the last six months, we’ve been super busy- we’ve had pub quizzes, we’ve had seminars, we’ve sent cards to politicians, we’ve presented at youth groups. In essence, we’ve done loads! We’re really excited by all the support we’ve had and everyone’s involvement-yay you!
Wednesday 6th February in San Jose, Costa Rica saw yet another demonstration against the GMO giant Monsanto. Organised by Ya Basta! Attended by many.
07-02-2013 15:22Don't you think its time we started asking questions about the state of our skies?
07-02-2013 13:59Update on Tree Defenders Gig!