UK Newswire Archive
05-07-2002 03:27Carnival and protest this Sunday in Essex against GM crops!
05-07-2002 00:02Support immediate release of elected Palestinian Parliamentarian Marwan Barghouti, one of the leading Palestinian reformers by signing the online petition! Pass it to others Please.
04-07-2002 23:16A young Muslim family that fled persecution by the Taliban in Afghanistan have been given sanctuary in their local mosque. They have taken sanctuary in an attempt to delay their deportation and buy time to persuade the Home Office not to return them to Germany but to hear their application for asylum in theUK.
04-07-2002 22:51The British government Wednesday unveiled controversial proposals to introduce compulsory identity cards.
04-07-2002 19:38One person was killed and two wounded Thursday in a shooting at approximately 10 P.M. (Israel time) at El Al's ticket counter at Los Angeles Airport
04-07-2002 19:04The United States' distinct responsibility to intervene in atrocities committed by Israel! Israel IS single largest recipient of US arms and foreign aid! Israel occupation end should be top concern of all Americans.
04-07-2002 18:09New Linux User Group in Brixton
04-07-2002 16:14re-posted from Yorkshire Evening Press (4 July 2002):
04-07-2002 15:55The "ugly American" myth is now surpassed by the "fat American" myth, or is it simply the reality of who we've become as we consume the bulk of the world's resources?
04-07-2002 13:47Another excellent article John Pilger in the Mirror today with front page title Mourn on the fourth of July
04-07-2002 12:48In honor of U.S. Independence Day,here are America's founding documents, important writings from the past, and modern assessments of the state of liberty. For those of you within the United States, we wish you a happy Fourth of July. For those outside the U.S., we hope that you'll join us for a celebration of freedom.
04-07-2002 12:27Today in Global Observer http://globalobserver.blogspot.com you will find an article about the european legislation on GMO, an Amnesty's press release about the International Criminal Court and an article about US bombing in Afghanistan.
04-07-2002 12:21Secret plan to revive UK nuclear power industry 19:00 03 July 02 Exclusive from New Scientist Print Edition Deep within the British government, officials are laying secret plans to push through a major programme of new nuclear power stations. According to internal policy briefings leaked to New Scientist, the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) wants to speed up safety checks of new reactors and is discussing ways to soften up public opposition to nuclear power.
04-07-2002 11:51A marble statue of the UK ex-Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher has been beheaded while on display at the Guildhall Art Gallery, London. The presumed author of the decapitation, a 37 year old theatre producer named Paul Kelleher, appeared in court today in connection with the evenet, where he denied the charge of criminal damage.
04-07-2002 11:46Suggestions for transport to the coming No Borders Action Camp in Strasbourg, France from July 19th-28th
04-07-2002 11:42“ GYPSIES! TRAVELLERS! MOVE THEM ON! WE DON’T WANT
THEM HERE!” - This is the cry of the extreme right up
and down the country.
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04-07-2002 10:58Corruption is rife in Merseyside great Britaine and no one is doing anything about this dreadfull issue. How long will the poor of Merseyside have to suffer before someone does somehting?
04-07-2002 10:35More information on the arrest, raids, seizures and charges of yesterday. Disgusting police behaviour