UK Anti-militarism Newswire Archive
23-03-2005 19:34What would Britain look like if it were in Iraq's current situation? The population of the UK is over twice that of Iraq, so a lot of statistics would have to be multiplied by that number.
23-03-2005 11:42This is one of the most important UK elctions ever this coming May. And much more difficult to fix than the US ones were. Lets make sure it's not a Blair / Howerd Punch and Judy show and that we use our votes - and access to voting record of our MP's - intelligently for promoting peace and sending the gullible and warmongering MP's down into the dustbin of history. If you agree with my three point voting plan please promote it amongst your UK friends and neighbours. The hopes and fears of countless millions around the world are riding on this one.
23-03-2005 10:49Tariq Ali writes "Punish the warmongers: vote Lib Dem" in Red Pepper. It appears next to an article with a title he'd have done well to remember: "The government always gets in"
Eric David Stein critiques Scott Ritters latest comments on the neocons
and the possibility of a terrorist attack in the US, suggesting that
Ritter's views carry serious political liabilities.
22-03-2005 21:35As part of the annual EYFA Wintermeeting, www.eyfa.org, ‘Gluaiseacht - Irish Movement for Global Social Justice’ and ‘EYFA - European Youth For Action’ would like to invite you to take part in a special Anti-War meeting taking place over 4 days at
The Boghill Centre, Kilfenora, Co Clare, Ireland,
from 7th - 10th April 2005.
22-03-2005 20:03Video footage of Warsaw Anti-War demo from March 19th
22-03-2005 18:49Hundreds of thousands of people around the world demonstrated against the War in Iraq on Mar. 19th and 20th.
22-03-2005 17:31The Ahwazi Arabs are among the world's most persecuted minorities. While global attention is fixed on the Israel/Palestine conflict, the Ahwazis go unnoticed. The indigenous Arabs of Iran are gagged and are denied the right to learn their own language or publish their own newspapers. They live in poverty, their land ritually confiscated by the theocratic regime in Tehran for the profits of foreign oil companies and the enrichment of an ethnically Persian religious elite. Who will listen to the Ahwazi voice?
22-03-2005 01:10March 16, 2005
Dog Shooting in Iraq for "Fun"
The site that is hosting this video http://www.ogrish.com state 'We have provided the US military and animal organisation PETA details regarding the sender of this submission.'
22-03-2005 00:13Brighton arms dealers EDO MBM were visited today by a Citizens Inspections Agency (CIA) team who demanded access to their weapons manufacturing facility. EDO MBM manufactures release mechanisms for the Paveway series of bombs as well as other military hardware. They are a wholly owned subsidiary of the American EDO Corp, and have a multi-million pound contract with the UK MoD related to the Paveway bomb.
21-03-2005 19:54REED's head office in the Netherlands was decorated with slogans and found it's locks glued last night. A translation of the press-release follows:
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