UK Newswire Archive
13-06-2003 11:20The situation in Lausanne is that there are still people in prison who were arrested almost 2 weeks ago and are being kept on charges that in no way justify their prolonged incarceration. The police has denied the antirepression group access to the lists of people who were arrested/charged and released so we have NO IDEA how many people could still be imprisoned.
13-06-2003 10:36Bestselling author and investigative journalist (BBC, Guardian) GREG PALAST talks about THE BEST DEMOCRACY MONEY CAN BUY ("Courageous reporting... read this book!" - Michael Moore, author of Stupid White Men) in London from Saturday 14th to Thursday 19th June 2003.
13-06-2003 10:30At least one person has died after Cambodian police opened fire on hundreds of protesting garment workers in the capital, Phnom Penh.
13-06-2003 10:30South East London Squat being illegaly evicted
13-06-2003 10:30Bush may have spoken out against Israeli preemptive strike against leaders of Hamas, but five generals took the decision to assassinate Hamas leader Abd-al-Aziz al-Rantissi: the Prime Minister, the Minister of Defense, the Chief-of-Staff and the chiefs of the Mossad and the Security Service.
Article from GUSH SHALOM - pob 3322 Tel-Aviv 61033 - www.gush-shalom.org June 12, 2003
13-06-2003 10:10What: Screening at the Spitz
When: Monday June 16th - this coming Monday
Where: 109 Commercial Street, E1
What: Focussing on the G8
Time: 8 PM startish
13-06-2003 09:45"Imagine a world where giant chemical corporations control the food we eat, the seeds we grow and the water we drink. Imagine a world where it is not even possible to save a seed without facing up to seven years in prison..."
13-06-2003 09:35US troops in Iraq carry out operation, arresting large numbers of Iraqis. One US helicopter is shot down.
13-06-2003 08:36This Friday morning we have occupied the Swiss consulate in Barcelona to protest against the repression that took place at the G8 and in particular against what happened to the English electrician Martin Shaw. We intend to stay untill our demands are met by the Swiss government. We call for an international effort to put pressure on the Swiss government and we ask groups to take action, to picket and/or send the text below to the Swiss embassies.
13-06-2003 06:02"I am very pleased that President Bush has included in his supplemental budget request that just went to Congress $1 billion in Foreign Military Financing funds to help Israel strengthen its military and civil defenses. And that's just for starters." Colin Powell, AIPACA: March 30, 2003
13-06-2003 04:36Contemplation about liberation of humans from authority. - Individual freedom of all human beings is an indispensable condition for a just, peaceful and egalitarian harmony in their relations. At the present, only a tiny minority of people in the world is experiencing a life in the vicinity of what may be described as freedom to develop their natural capacity as humans and realize their dreams.
13-06-2003 02:24California Safe Schools Coalition created the most stringent pesticide policy for schools in the nation at Los Angeles Unified (2nd largest school district in nation). Policy embraces THE PRECAUTIONARY PRINCIPLE, and includes PARENT RIGHT TO KNOW. To ensure implementation a 15 member Pest Management Team meets monthly.
13-06-2003 02:00US military officials are making preparations for the trial and possible execution of captives held in Guantanamo Bay, including the construction of a "death chamber".
13-06-2003 01:46The playwright Harold Pinter last night likened George W Bush's administration to Adolf Hitler's Nazi Germany, saying the US was charging towards world domination while the American public and Britain's "mass-murdering" prime minister, Tony Blair, sat back and watched.
13-06-2003 01:06Saudi Slander of Anti-Globalist Demonstrators
12-06-2003 20:28By Laurent Mossu
Monday 09 June 2003
12-06-2003 20:11ATTENTION NEWS AND MEDIA EDITORS
For immediate release June 12 2003
PRESS CONFERENCE: FRIDAY JUNE 13, 2PM
12-06-2003 19:54FASLANE PEACE CAMP PRESS RELEASE
12TH JUNE 2003
FASLANE PEACE CAMP'S BIRTHDAY BLOCKADE OF ROLLS-ROYCE