UK Newswire Archive
26-09-2000 19:00Is it true that the Sydney Taxi Industry is run by the Mafia? Is it also true that the State Government has no power to stop them or at least are lacking political will to stop them?
26-09-2000 17:57Official confirmation has been received from an official inside the building that nobody is permitted to leave at present.
26-09-2000 14:58Refugees, migrants, asylum seekers and supporters are travelling throughout England in support of victims of racial violence and all those who are affected by the border regime.
26-09-2000 14:20At least 10,000-15,000 protestors have converged onto the city of Prague!!! Police have barricaded the main bridge leading over to the congress center...
26-09-2000 14:07Paul tells us how protesters where he is - the Pink brigade - are disrupting the protest in a non-violent way. A Blockade with Samba band right next the building where the IMF meeting is being held.
26-09-2000 13:23Interview with Jessica Woodroffe author of a World Devolopment Movement report which says since the anti-globalisation protests in seattle, last year there have been at least 50 seperate cases of civil unrest in 13 poor countries http://www.undercurrents.org/praha/
26-09-2000 13:06Paul from Undercurrents tells of interest in Independent Media from the secret Police and how to turn the tables the Undercurrents way.
26-09-2000 13:01Frontline report from the Orange line of protesters.
Focus on LaBasta and heavily armed Police lines. "We're talking tanks mate"
25-09-2000 23:31Los 5 autocares procedentes de Catalunya que iban dirección a Praga han estado algunas horas parados en la frontera de la Repœblica Checa.
25-09-2000 23:14As world bank and IMF are pushing free movement for money in Prague,
NoBorders activists claimed free movement for people in Waterloo Station,
25-09-2000 22:29Electronic Protest On-Line : FRA produce revolutionary software
A new trend is being seen in the fight against irresponsible global economics is the use of Cyber protests or Electronic Sit-ins.
25-09-2000 17:41After reaching land following the hanging of a banner near the congress center an unkown number of activists were reportedly assulted and detained by unmarked police, according to Samantha at the INPEG press center.
25-09-2000 15:59INPEG press conference 25-09-2000 11am
25-09-2000 15:30Legal observers have entered into negotiations with the police to stop unlawful identy checks throughout Prague.
25-09-2000 14:33About 1200 mainly Italian protesters have arrived in Prague after 19-hour border dispute with Czech authorities. Reports of riot police intimdation and "black list" arrest sheets.
25-09-2000 13:59Over 1000 activists met in Brighton yesterday to discuss how to fight globalisation of capital and to offer an alternative to the corporate festival organised by the Labour Party.
Police are also performing spot checks in the area and on public transport, increasing the tension ahead of tomorrows main protests.
25-09-2000 02:34The Global Resource Bank resolves the dilemma of capitalism versus the environment. We ask anticapitalist and environmentalists to join together with all other people in support of the Global Resource Bank. The Bank is the "creative solution" President Havel of the Czech Republic has asked us for. Now we ask him to lead the United Nations in its endorsement of the Global Resource Bank.