UK Anti-militarism Newswire Archive
05-01-2006 09:44This is a short piece about the proposed March attack on Iran.
04-01-2006 15:02Sunday December 4th GroenFront! (Dutch EarthFirst!) occupied the Schinveld forest in the SE of the Netherlands to protest agains the intended destruction of 6 hectares of woods. NATO and the Min. of Defense want AWACS radar planes on the nearby Geilenkirchen NATO base, just across the border in Germany, to off with more kerosene in their fuel tanks. The AWACS are being used in the middle east. We have built treehouses and tunnels and expect them to be evicted this Monday Jan. 9th by 700-1000 military and regular police. GroenFront! is calling upon cops and soldiers to refuse work on ethical grounds. Authorities are immensely nervous about the immense support of locals, and have now called a local state of emergency to quell any more protests. As this had led to even more outrage, many people from the town of Schinveld are pledging to come and support or participate in the eviction.
03-01-2006 14:13The unmistakable odor of failure hangs over Bush's so-called preventive war.. The Bush administration was increasingly overtaken by its own lies.. As in the fairytale "The Emperor's New Clothes," the majority of Americans in the course of 2005 noticed that president Bush stands naked.
02-01-2006 19:12the Doc speach to Global War and Cia in Toscany. We have two version in this page . 1° in original leanguage, it's italian version, other in eglish version but the transleate no perfect. sorry.
It' s Important good translation be causes we make diffussion in the World.
01-01-2006 09:29Contractors, Marcenaries, Private soldiers -- whatever you call them... they are working in Iraq.
31-12-2005 10:56Fears that an exposé of the UK government over torture will be covered up have led dissident bloggers including the Glos Green party to publish on the web
30-12-2005 23:08FNB event this New Years Eve, Birmingham
30-12-2005 11:58The elation over Galloway's election has subsided and now the strain of maintaining a coalition of contradictory views comes to the fore.
30-12-2005 04:06For fans of rebel music and conscious hip hop, Emcee Lynx is pleased to announce the release of “Living in the Shadow”, his fifth independent release in five years featuring 16 tracks of all-original material. As always, the album is available for free download from his website, http://emceelynx.circlealpha.com.
(Making the music free is a statement against the commodification of music and culture by corporations, and is the best way to make sure it is available to people all over the world who don’t have access to credit cards to buy things online.)
29-12-2005 14:54Bloggers around the world are publishing damning documentary evidence of UK complicity in torture, in defiance of Foreign Office efforts to block their publication.
29-12-2005 05:02In the recent past an American grandmother demonstrating against the tyrant Bush, held a placard as she marched on the Capital, it read, “The Road to Hell is lined with Bushes”. It is now evident that this grandmother (who puts younger Americans to shame) was exhibiting prophetic or intuitive insight. In that period Bush was relatively tame. This American woman and true patriot is an inspiration to us all.
28-12-2005 19:24MI6 Athens station chief Nicholas Langman has been identified as a "war on terror" criminal, actively involved in the torture of a group of innocent Pakistanis arrested in Greece earlier this year. By his actions, Langman has betrayed the British people, shaming our name and putting us all at greater risk of terrorism.
28-12-2005 14:12The arrogance and hubris of this administration was responsible. A glance at the region would have made that judgment impossible. Unlike the Pentagon, we in the State Department never believed our soldiers in Iraq would be greeted as liberators with flowers.