UK Newswire Archive
14-04-2003 10:3612 year old Ali Ismail Abbas has no arms.
14-04-2003 09:41As part of this years May Day, Class War are calling for a picket of the Wilkinson store in Stratford.
Wilkinson have been targetted by the Campaign Against Prison Slavery for their exploitation in the UK of prisoners as a cheap source of labour.
14-04-2003 09:31Sometimes the United States and its allies are wrong, and the rest of the world is right.
The opponents of war in Iraq — France, Germany, Russia, China, Canada, Mexico, the Arab nations and the many others — were vindicated last week when Baghdad fell just 21 days after the U.S.-led invasion began. The anti-war argument had always been that Saddam Hussein posed no significant threat to the U.S. or its neighbours because Iraq's military power was vastly degraded after Saddam's humiliation in the 1991 Persian Gulf War and the subsequent dozen years of punitive United Nations-imposed sanctions.
14-04-2003 09:00The UK's part of this cruel war against some of the poorest people on earth is being prosecuted from USAF Fairford in Gloucestershire and the military base in Welford, Berkshire, just north of Newbury.
14-04-2003 08:53FEARS that Iraq's heritage will face widespread looting at the end of the Gulf war have been heightened after a group of wealthy art dealers secured a high-level meeting with the US administration.
It has emerged that a coalition of antiquities collectors and arts lawyers, calling itself the American Council for Cultural Policy (ACCP), met with US defence and state department officials prior to the start of military action to offer its assistance in preserving the country's invaluable archaeological collections.
14-04-2003 08:29The sacking of the National Museum of Antiquities in Baghdad, Iraq, while US Troops, forewarned of the possibility of this by the archaeologists of the US and the world, essentially looked
on, is a crime against humanity unparalleled since the destruction of the Library of Alexandria, said to have been the repository of all human knowledge from time immemorial.
14-04-2003 07:05TRADERS AND TRAITORS
Sudden spikes in Wall Street trading are closely checked by PROMIS software. On Sept.10, as a Brooklyn high school student of Middle Eastern descent warned classmates not to venture into Manhattan, automatic stock-trading alarms would have been triggered when 4,516 “put” options were suddenly purchased against American Airlines.
Essentially leveraged bets that American’s stocks were about to “crash”, the day’s trading volume was 600% higher than the usual level of trading in AA shares.
14-04-2003 06:51saddam not such a bad man; which is more that can be said for isreal
14-04-2003 06:06Next bloodbath now being planned any ideas how we can stop this one from happening?
14-04-2003 05:15"There is a pervasive pattern of disregard for and violation of the rights of others: 1) failure to conform to social norms with respect to lawful behaviors as indicated by repeatedly performing acts that are grounds for arrest; 2) deceitfulness, as indicated by repeated lying, use of aliases, or conning others for personal profit or pleasure; 5) reckless disregard for safety of self or others; 7) lack of remorse by being indifferent to or rationalizing having hurt, mistreated or stolen from others."
14-04-2003 04:09Correlation between marijuana and Scizophrenia?
14-04-2003 02:43"I will not turn the other cheek" - Malcolm X
13-04-2003 22:47Putins Role in the Sellout of Iraq