UK Newswire Archive
19-04-2001 05:28The conspiracy theory is that government officials are conducting experiments in atmospheric science, and some of them involve a highly classified military project which involves protecting us from some as yet unknown threat. The side effects of people getting sick is part of the price we
pay for defense.
18-04-2001 21:25Watch a movement shaping here.
18-04-2001 20:20Britain is now a surveillance state. The authorities may be prying into your 'private' life this second. And in the electronic age, it is much easier for innocent people to be mistaken for criminals. Bryan Appleyard investigates
(Borrowed from the Sunday Times Magazine)
18-04-2001 18:31Information from International Action Center (IAC...in New York)regarding the FTAA events in Quebec...and commentary by Mumia Abu-Jamal on globalization.
as the year of Worldwide Mayday Monopoly.
18-04-2001 16:15We ask you to support Mario Bango, an 18-year-old Roma activist in Slovakia who is facing 12 years in prison for defending his family against a racist assault. His case is symbolic of the plight of the Roma people, so-called "Gypsies," in East Europe today.
18-04-2001 13:51Evening Standard website - www.thisislondon.co.uk - web poll - you get to vote!
VOTE: do you support the protests?
Do you support the May Day protests?
currently voting stands at: NO 54% YES 46%
18-04-2001 12:29The trial was a farce and a complete travesty of justice. Though there were three magistrates sitting on the bench. Mike was effectively tried by the clerk of the court.
18-04-2001 11:42As BP prepare for their annual general meeting on the 19th of April, London Reclaim the Streets (RTS) announce their intention to strike at the heart of the oil giant’s glossy public image. ‘Green’ makeovers and stage-managed meetings cannot hide what goes on behind the grand facade of BP’s corporate headquarters. The irony of a BP AGM on car free day was too striking for RTS to ignore.
18-04-2001 10:36Ken Livingstone joins police in appealing for people not to take part in mayday demonstrations! He says he has been well briefed by the police - in which case he should know about the NUMEROUS peaceful protests and actions planned throughout the day!
18-04-2001 09:49Kleine Brogel, Belgium-On Easter Monday 16 april a non-violent WAR CRIMES INSPECTION is organised by Forum for Peace Action (Flemish branch of War Resisters International) and For Mother Earth. 850 activists non-violently entered the nuclear weapons base of Kleine Brogel...
18-04-2001 09:21Check the site out tomorrow / on the 20th for details of the electronic actions...
18-04-2001 07:45Mayday newspaper report: The Guardian - 'Never mind the danger, I've got a deadline' (Monday 16th April 2001)
Nick Hopkins undergoes riot training for journalists.
white to red periodically?
17-04-2001 16:35Frog populations around the world have showed increasing signs of stress in recent years
17-04-2001 15:37About time someone organised something big - only annoying that it clashes with J day cannabis march and party - that'll draw a lot of people away: