UK Anti-militarism Newswire Archive
72 people, including four members of the Scottish Parliament, have been arrested during the blockade of Faslane naval base on the Clyde.
23-08-2004 20:01The Olga Appeal-FOR TRUTH AND RECONCILIATION, FOR EQUALITY AND PARTNERSHIP --This document represents a new initiative brought by Israeli activists and scholars that deserves widespread attention and dissemination.
23-08-2004 17:41Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kansas, and 7 other Republican senators, have proposed splitting the US CIA into three separate agencies, all under one National Intelligence Service--has the far right gone mad?
22-08-2004 20:41BRISTOL STOP-THE-WAR NEWS : 22nd August 2004
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21-08-2004 19:40I am reminded/Of murder and a friend shot through the head behind a police station/I am reminded of Anthany James Dawson pounded into a coma on the streets/of Victoria by police officers/I am reminded/Of the self lynched black and Native youth sentenced to death by the callousness and mental pimpin of this city… cuz they consume native and black boys/I am reminded;/"keep a cool head" as the song by marcus Garvey go
20-08-2004 11:20Reclaim The Bases Summer Camp 2004
27-30 August 2004 at Bluebell Wood AWE Aldermaston, near Reading
Following on last year's successfull camp, D10 proudly presents the
Reclaim The Bases summer camp 2004 : Skill sharing, training,
workshops & tips on NVDA, anti-militarism, military bases and legal
issues with a focus on practical actions.
Please let us know if you're coming so we can plan for food, time tables,
Topics include: 911, Iraq, WMD, Mission Accomplished, and A Culture of Life....
19-08-2004 19:41But they also find it offensive that Bush is using their team for his own gain when they do not support his administration's actions in Iraq.
19-08-2004 17:27EMERGENCY PROTEST – Stop the slaughter in Najaf – Troops out of Iraq now!
Friday, 20 August
Whitehall, opp. Downing Street
19-08-2004 16:50"If Bush wins again, the attack is the best defense delusion threatens and the realization of the self-fulfilling prophecy of the American rightwing that sees a coming clash of civilizations between Islam and the West.. The US fluctuates between democratic renewal and totalitarian regression. The imperial temptation is presently weakened but hardly excised.."
19-08-2004 16:28The new issue of Traveling Soldier is out!
19-08-2004 11:48Oxford Research Group (ORG) has published an important new book by Professor Paul Rogers on the invasion of Iraq and the so-called 'war on terror'.
19-08-2004 09:46Gordon Brown plans to cut 100, 000 civil service jobs in the next ten years. Campaigners against arms exports, like Campaign Against Arms Trade, suggest the Defence Export Services Organisation (DESO) and the part of the Export Credit Guarantee Department (ECGD) dealing with arms exports are suitable choices. Show your support for our call at a peaceful demonstration on September 21. Assemble at 11 am outside DESO in Bury Place London WC1A. Nearest tube Tottenham Court Road and Holbrun.
19-08-2004 09:01With the US elections looming, the decision has been taken to remove Iraq from the mainstream news. The US people will not be told about the escalating violence and death.
The Bush gang are again acting in a way that they accuse their "Targets" of acting. This report from Welsh activist Helen Williams tells of the struggle of ordinary Iraqis living in the unreported wartorn city of Baghdad.