UK Anti-militarism Newswire Archive
17-11-2003 19:51Bu$hism is the Fascism of our times. We need YOU to help us defeat it.
17-11-2003 15:1011am this morning:
17-11-2003 15:09This is the luxurious prison lifestyle of the Lockerbie bomber—the Libyan jailed for the terrorist killings of 270 people.
17-11-2003 14:43Just a few of the many reasons to protest at the visit from bush:
17-11-2003 12:05The tribes chairman and his son have given campaign contributions to the bush/cheney 2004 election cycle. As someone who is a native American Indian I find this most embarrassing to state that I am a Cowlitz Indian after learning that the Chairman of the tribe used Our official name when he and his son gave $2,000 each plus the wife on the council also gave $2,000.
16-11-2003 23:49We can not stop the war in Iraq, but we can help the citizens claim for war damages, we can use the legal system to bring war mongers to trial no matter who they are!
Demo apathy - what is it, what causes it.
Why we keep on repeating the same tactics that never achieve the results we want?
16-11-2003 21:13Independent article: Schools are ready to crack down on pupils who miss classes next week to attend anti- war protests during President George Bush's three-day visit.
16-11-2003 19:17Have to wait until tomorrow's MET/STWC meeting to see if this transpires...
16-11-2003 12:51This is suppose to help people re-evaluate the point of protest so next time we can be more effective. Although it is specificly to do with the sheffield saturday november 15th demo.
16-11-2003 07:56Bush is visiting, and there are a lot of London events to keep track of. This page has all the events (mainstream, radical, strange, boring) on one page in time/date order.
The page only has events for London, but there are plenty of them. The events are accurate as of the Sunday the 16th of November 2003.
16-11-2003 03:13The Bush administration has cut veteran's benefits and forced wounded American soldiers to pay for hospital meals. They have kept returning sick and wounded soldiers in miserable conditions on US military bases and made them wait months for doctor's appointments. Now, they want to close schools and commissaries on military bases and privatize the remaining commissaries. Oh well, that means more taxpayer money for Halliburton, Bechtel and all the other corporations profiting immensely from the Iraq war.
16-11-2003 00:58A British charity alleges that billions of dollars transferred to a U.S.-controlled account have disappeared. In a report issued Oct. 23 entitled, "Iraq: the missing billions," U.K.-based Christian Aid reveals that the fate of $4 out of $5 billion transferred to the Coalition Provisional Authority (CPA)'s Defense Fund for Iraq (DFI) remains unknown.
15-11-2003 23:43Sheffield played host today to a march of 150-1000 people. And guess what, Sheffield Samba Band joined in! A quick chat with a Sunday Times photographer suggestions national coverage tomorrow...
15-11-2003 20:51Another bad afternoon for imperialism and its' cannon fodder.
One of the helicopters was hit in the tail by a rocket propelled grenade (RPG), a U.S. officer at the scene said.
By MARIAM FAM, Associated Press Writer
MOSUL, Iraq - Two U.S. Black Hawks crashed after sunset Saturday in this northern Iraqi city, killing 12 coalition soldiers and injuring at least nine, the military said. Witnesses said the two aircraft collided in mid-air.