UK Anti-militarism Newswire Archive
19-09-2008 16:54A history of US intervention in Russia and the resurgence of Russia.
all the essential ingredients of the French and Spanish inquisitions.
Going after " Islamic terrorists", carrying out a Worldwide preemptive war
to " protect the Homeland" are used to justify a military agenda.
"The Global War on Terrorism" (GWOT) is presented as a "Clash of
Civilizations", a war between competing values and religions, when in
reality it is an outright war of conquest, guided by strategic and economic
The GWOT is the ideological backbone of the American Empire. It defines US
military doctrine, including the preemptive use of nuclear weapons against
the "state sponsors" of terrorism.
RAF Croughton (U.S. Communication Base) main gate march & demo on Saturday 4th October 12.00.
Minibus from Oxford.
19-09-2008 07:41Venezuelan government officials rejected the U.S. government's renewed placement of Venezuela and the addition of Bolivia to a list of principal countries where illegal drugs are transported or produced, calling it a political maneuver meant to weaken the Venezuelan and Bolivian governments at a time when both are confronting potential coup d'états waged by domestic opposition groups.
Come and join in! We'll be meeting outside Holborn Tube Station @ 1PM, before heading to an army careers office.
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17-09-2008 22:26Monday 22nd Sept
Brighton Against the Arms Trade - Public Meeting, 7.30 pm, Brighthelm Centre, North Rd, Brighton
17-09-2008 19:32Chalk4Peace has had phenomenal success. All you need to start is chalk...Make your mark and people will join in.
17-09-2008 13:51All those soothsayers of a common European militarist policy operating from within the institutions of EU governance, rather than the aliance of NATO or proper international action allowed by UN resolutions, should get a vindicated kick out of the news that Brussels has opened a military task force on "Somali pirates".
A short Q&A so you seem like you know enough to bluff conversation on this.
17-09-2008 10:48The U.S. is risking "incalculable" consequences with its raids into Pakistan, the only Muslim nation with an atomic arsenal. Pakistan is the least hospital place for American troops, a nation where "Osama bin Laden is infinitely more popular than George Bush." If Washington continues to violate Pakistan's borders, it might get "run out of South Asia on a rail."
17-09-2008 02:46As George Bush's presidency draws to a close, progressive governments in Latin America are facing ever-greater danger, writes Charley Allan (Morning Star, Wednesday September 17 2008)
16-09-2008 13:07A broad coalition of NGOs, social movements, and political parties from Mindanao and the rest of the country today called for all US military deployments in Mindanao suspended pending the conclusion of a fair and thorough probe by lawmakers.