UK Anti-militarism Newswire Archive
19-04-2006 22:57Come and Bare Your Skin for Bears!
Bare Witness is asking you on behalf of PETA to join this demonstration against the use of real bear fur in the Palace Guards' hats:
When: Sunday morning 21 May
You will need to be available from 9am to 1pm
Where: Central London Location (TBC)
19-04-2006 19:13What a difference a day makes.
19-04-2006 15:30Reply (at long last) to campaign letter started by Campaign Against the Arms Trade way back last September.
19-04-2006 14:43AN ANALYSIS OF RHETORIC IN MEDIA ON ITS WAY TO WAR AGAINST IRAN - COMMENTING ON THE ALLEGED STATEMENTS OF IRAN'S PRESIDENT AHMADINEJAD
19-04-2006 11:35US PLANS NOW UNDERWAY TO OUST VENEZUELAN PRESIDENT HUGO CHAVEZ
19-04-2006 10:25Spring thaws away winter at Ericssons' Gothenburg (Sweden).
An addicted UK Vine and Fig Tree Planter joined up with others international vine and fig tree planters to jolly along spring in Sweden, thus (I like that word) starting to warm the freeze at Gothernburg's Weapons factory (where a harsher shade of winter has laid).
18-04-2006 17:07The Nepalese people are rising up for democracy and a new constitution, show your support for them in their fight
18-04-2006 16:23A petition to John Reid Secretary of State for Defence to free Malcom Kendall-Smith is available on :
and e-mails of support can reach him via his lawyers at :
17-04-2006 19:00These emails are from a Brighton based activist spending April in occupied
Palestine with the International Solidarity Movement, a network of
international activists set up to support Palestinian non violent resistance
agaisnst Israeli occupation of Palestinian land. In these emails I will be
writing short accounts of aspects of the occupation and resistance.
PLEASE FORWARD WIDELY
BLOG AT WWW.BRIGHTONPALESTINE.ORG
17-04-2006 12:40While the Irish state held it's first military parade in over 36 years in rememberance of the 1916 insurrection against British rule a group of 60 Anarchists marched on a military base just outside dublin.
17-04-2006 08:25Tel-Aviv and Washington are linked in the Middle East. That's a fact. But the importance of this link in Washington's colonial politics is being debated in the anti-imperialist movement. For the US, Jewish, anti-Zionist journalist Jeffrey Blankfort, Israeli influence is central to US policy and the anti-war movement has failed because of its inability to understand the importance of this lobby. Having developed a radical approach to this question, going so far as to deny the energy factor in the war in Iraq, Mr. Blankfort nonetheless opens interesting paths on Zionist influence in the United States. We reproduce an interview he gave to journalist Silvia Cattori.
17-04-2006 00:55This is a reminder of an earlier call for action, in support of the Dutch group Disarm ! ( Ontwapen ! ). There is an international arms fair being held in the Nederlands this Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
16-04-2006 15:21A public meeting will be held on Fri 28th April in order to build solidarity with Iranian and Iraqi workers.
15-04-2006 15:24The Armed Forces Bill is being discussed in the UK Parliament. Section 8 introduces a new tougher definition of desertion: soldiers who intend to avoid serving in a "military occupation of a foreign country or territory" can be imprisoned for life.
15-04-2006 11:03THURSDAY 20th APRIL
PUBLIC MEETING: TROOPS OUT OF IRAQ, DON'T ATTACK IRAN!