UK Newswire Archive
14-04-2001 21:46Many believe that the globally-expanding U.S.-promoted War on Natural Plants (Tobacco Division)is about two "sides"...health interests vs. cigarette makers (or "evil" tobacco). Many may have to think again.
Around 400 people gathered opposite Downing Street today to protest against the proposed American ‘son of star wars' National Missile Defense (NMD) System, which requires the use of bases in the UK.
14-04-2001 16:18The Bush administration’s plans to create an internationally destabilizing missile defence system received resounding criticism in London today by demonstrators outside the gates of Downing Street. Darth Vader, a Texan Cowboy, and U.S. military officials were all part of the fun.
14-04-2001 15:33American University and Oberlin students garner press after both universities cancel food contracts with Sodexho-Marriott over ties to private prisons.
14-04-2001 15:32AMERICAN UNIVERSITY SEVERS FOOD CONTRACT WITH SODEXHO-MARRIOTT SERVICES CITING SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND PRIVATE PRISON TIES
14-04-2001 10:48A story nicked from the Times website
13-04-2001 23:56Summary: On April 11th a russian KFOR soldier has been killed during marking works on the border between Kosovo and Serbia. Officially, it is the first time a KFOR soldier has purposely been killed.
13-04-2001 21:26Just a bit of encouragement for those protesting the upcoming FTAA talks...
13-04-2001 18:00Few important notes on what actions are necessary
to be taken in order to gain results.
13-04-2001 17:39Citywide Curfew is to be extended to second night at least. Updated curfew arrest numbers. 153 Arrested For Curfew Violations Thursday Night. Relatively calm night. Cincinnati under house arrest after state of emergency declared Thursday April 12, 2001, and curfew set from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. until further notice. "Large crowds are expected downtown Saturday morning and afternoon for the funeral of Timothy Thomas, the unarmed man killed by a Cincinnati police officer a week ago."
13-04-2001 14:51The media in general have been mounting a massive disinformation campaign over Mayday. We have been told almost nothing except ZT !
13-04-2001 09:21"Eau de Kioto parfum" for mister Bush !!!
12-04-2001 14:21Mayday-Journos thrown out of Scotland yard
12-04-2001 08:47Because of the killing of the 4th unarmed african american in the last year. Officer Steven Roach shot Thomas, a 19 year old African American, after a pursuit on Saturday.