UK Newswire Archive
30-04-2013 09:44Repressive States have been an International Security Concern since the end of the cold war because they challenge the ability of the United States to impose what Max Webber calls ‘the monopoly of legitimate use of physical force’ or what I will call the monopoly of violence in underdeveloped states.
30-04-2013 05:41The new age of super fires in N. America, Europe, Australia, Asia. Silviculturalist John Betts explains strange unstoppable forest fires. Then Nicole Rycroft, Exec Dir of enviro group "Canopy". Why they quit talks with industry, as logging ravages the Canadian Boreal forest. Plus MD Donald B. Louria says loss of faith in the future can kill. Radio Ecoshock 130501 1 hour.
Drop-in, advice and solidarity session
12 noon – 1pm Thursday 2nd May 2013 – Millennium Centre, Muirhouse Medway
Open organising meeting
6pm Tuesday 7th May 2013 – Millennium Centre, Muirhouse Medway
29-04-2013 21:21Having voted for Council officers to implement cuts to staff take home pay of up to £95 per week a leading Brighton Green Party Councillor has said compared staff strike proposals to the winter of discontent
29-04-2013 20:34- Remember the Dhaka workers and all those killed by capitalism
Thursday 2nd May
People have been taking to the streets in Bangladesh since Thursday and
there will be mass strikes on 2 May. Let’s show them some solidarity!
2nd May, 4.30pm, Primark, Western Road, Brighton
29-04-2013 18:20Talk by 2 members of the FAU, the sister organisation of the Solidarity Federation in Germany, in English, about why you should join an anarcho-syndicalist union. It includes first hand experience from a FAU member of two small, but successful teachers' struggles using direct action tactics:
28-04-2013 18:16(The following account was written by a media collective based in the UK and Montreal. Much has been changed in order to present a coherent picture. It was written after several months of travel. All errors are the fault of the authors.)
28-04-2013 17:56Demand for an End to the Attacks on the Zapatista Support Base Community of San Marcos Avilés
28-04-2013 17:53In Chiapas there is a latent threat of forced displacement against the Zapatistas, and there has been a new political assassination.
28-04-2013 16:34Fracking Awareness North Somerset (F.A.N.S) is a new organisation seeking to mobilize community based resistance against fracking. We aim to build a network of groups all over North Somerset to collectively struggle against the insidious threat posed by fracking to our local communities and landscape.
27-04-2013 17:54It’s great to see that a local campaign could be mounted so quickly to demand the freedom of Steve Topley, who had been detained by police since 11th April for allegedly making a threatening comment during an Employment Support Allowance interview.