UK Anti-militarism Newswire Archive
07-07-2006 13:35CHRISTIANITY HELPED TO CREATE CAPITALISM...NOW IT MUST DESTROY IT!
Now listen, you rich people, weep and wail because of the misery that is coming upon you. Your wealth has rotted, and moths have eaten your clothes. Your gold and silver are corroded. Their corrosion will testify against you and eat your flesh like fire. You have hoarded wealth in the last days. Look! The wages you failed to pay the workmen who mowed your fields are crying out against you. The cries of the harvesters have reached the ears of the Lord Almighty. You have lived on earth in luxury and self-indulgence. You have fattened yourselves in the day of slaughter. You have condemned and murdered innocent men, who were not opposing you. (James 5:1-6)
07-07-2006 12:3983 people will be sacked and many unnamed patients will die, because Southport and Ormskirk NHS Trust have been ordered to claw back fourteen million pounds over two years.
07-07-2006 10:14Campaigners prepare to take direct action at Trident production site
Less than a week after Gordon Brown committed the government to retaining a British-manufactured nuclear weapon, a Defence Select Committee report has raised strong and searching questions about the need to replace Trident. Meanwhile, NVDA camapign group Block the Builders is preparing to take action at AWE Aldermaston - Britain's Trident production site - on 10 July.
07-07-2006 06:35Below is a book review of Milan Rai's new book, "7/7: The London Bombings, Islam and the Iraq War". The article juxtaposes 7/7 with 9/11, in part because I am an American writer-journalist living in England, but mostly because both Americans and Britons are demanding answers to legitimate, unanswered questions which their governments have tried to obscure.
The piece is available with hypertext links via my iNoodle.com blog:
06-07-2006 23:5813 formal Complaints against Sussex Police by anti-arms Protesters to be referred to the Independent Police Complaints Commission
06-07-2006 23:47Boycott Israeli Goods Campaign Press Release
06-07-2006 17:50A new MoD report admits their regular transporting of nukes could cause a domestic nuclear explosion.
The army offensive continues with 17 Palestinians and One Israeli soldier killed in Israeli invasion to Gaza meanwhile army invades Al Nabi Elias and Azon villages east of Qalqilia and arrests several residents, also eight residents arrested from Atil village near Tulkarem
These stories and more coming up…stay tuned.
06-07-2006 16:13This commentary on America today was written by U.S. Air Force Captain F. John Duresky, currently stationed in Iraq. It was published in The Washington Post on July 5, 2006.
06-07-2006 13:13Saturday July 8th 2006
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Sheffield Town Hall Steps
Please join our protest against the illegal actions of the Israeli Government and army. We are also protesting about the British government’s refusal to condemn Israeli actions and its continued failure to help the Palestinian people or help build towards a just peace.
05-07-2006 18:20Italian Embassy Refuses Visa
Army invades, arrests three residents from Nablus , Army invades Jenin and its refugee camp , Army injures child in Gaza strip and invades Qalqilia and arrests several residents, Army invades Beit Sahour and arrests Niveen Douka, 22, after searching her family home. The israeli Army breaks into an orphan relief society in Salfit village
Those stores and more coming up stay tuned.
05-07-2006 08:28The war supporting collaborating media mostly use the expression 'Stars' to indicate that those people - which are well known and now on hunger strike - are different from other human beings: that it is some kind of 'whim', a caprice, a sudden desire or impulse by the 'stars' who want the global genocide to stop.
Israel rejects ultimatum, resistance closes discussion over captured soldier while in the West Bank the army invasions and arrests continue.
These stories and more coming up stay tuned.