UK Newswire Archive
20-05-2001 18:11US professor responds to Fareed Zakaria's attack on Quebec protesters in April 30 Newsweek.
20-05-2001 14:07Spontaneous occupation of town hall early Sunday morning
by a boisterous crowd
20-05-2001 12:30PRESS RELEASE IN RESPONSE TO THE CANCELLATION OF THE WORLD BANK CONFERENCE IN BARCELONA
THIS IS ONLY THE BEGINNING, A DIFFERENT WORLD WILL BE POSSIBLE
In view of the cancellation de the World Bankís Conference on Development Economics, the co-ordination commission of the Campaign Againts the World Bank BCN2001, states:
20-05-2001 12:20The World Bank cancelled its June 25-27 meeting in Barcelona due to fears of disruptions from protesters. The meeting will be conducted online instead opening up the chance of hactivism to disrupt the World Bank's work.
20-05-2001 05:03Protesters entered the Hackney Town council on Saturday night and occupied it for a while until police arrived in massive numbers. Most of the evening was spent relaxing outside listening to a Samba band though they were carefully watched by police for a while who then left.
20-05-2001 00:34How the corporate controlled publishing houses control the
discussion of the censorship issue.
19-05-2001 20:26World Bank, Fearing Violence, Scraps Spain Meeting
19-05-2001 17:01$25,000 REWARD for information leading to the arrest and conviction of cyber terrorists
19-05-2001 14:14Twilight of the Thugs. *
The recent attack by the deputy Prime Minister, on a protesting member of the public, has sinister implications for all activists.
19-05-2001 12:19The Vrankrijk squatcafe (squated for 18 years) who got threatened by the citycouncil to get evicted or ask for all (bar)licenses has accepted this legal position. The point was that a legal position normally means that you will be controlled by the police. Now we found a way to continue to open the bar WITHOUT police-control.
19-05-2001 02:00We need activists to come to the USA to work on social justice issues.
19-05-2001 00:59Net repression worldwide from mumbai to wired
18-05-2001 22:07Skinheads attacked two people in Helsinki in
the eve of Mayday.
18-05-2001 18:21LEGAL DEFENCE & MONITORING GROUP UPDATE 10/5/01.
MAYDAY MONOPOLY ARRESTS.
18-05-2001 18:06South London residents received a breath of fresh air this
week, with news that Crystal Palace Park may be spared the £56 million cinema multiplex development that was planned for it.
18-05-2001 18:01Last weekend, the hottest of the year, saw the party posse
out in full effect with the Hardcore Conspiracy Teknival.
18-05-2001 17:54Fluoride is a toxic waste product of the fertiliser industry. The safety information for it reads "Do not let this chemical enter the environment.Dispose of this product as hazardous waste".
18-05-2001 17:14Nike has to shut shop again in Melbourne. Cops too scared to protect Nike business.
Anti-capitalists and trade unions united in action shut sweatshop Nike. Copy of posting to Indy Melbourne.
18-05-2001 10:59Attempted cover-up threatens environmental damage and the lives of hundreds of Devonshire people for years to come as the Government pay an estimated £4m for an area originally deemed unsuitable for burial.