UK Anti-militarism Newswire Archive
05-11-2010 17:53Lessons for the movement:
The Poll Tax Riots and 4 weeks of actions – EDL, Brighton, the Crude Awakening, Anti-cuts marche. How can we learn and move forward.
05-11-2010 14:42British Reaper Drones have fired Hellfire missiles or laser guided bombs in 120 attacks over the past 30 months according to newly released information. In addition that UK government plans to purchase five more Reaper drones over the next five years to double the size of the UK Reaper drone force.
04-11-2010 21:10Repression and social control gets stronger and stronger.
We face all the time arrests, accusations of various kind, restrictive measures, people getting fired, administrative sanctions while our living conditions get more and more precarious.
One example being the arms trade and the exchange of knowledge and money in the development and use of Unmanned Ariel Drones.
02-11-2010 22:20A call for non-violent direct action to close down Westminster and Whitehall from 20th November onwards. This peaceful action will take place after the 'Stop The War' demonstration called for that day.
Nuclear new dawn at the AMP
Site works have commenced on the land where the latest expansions of the University of Sheffield's AMRC will be located.
The seven acre plot at the AMP will house the new Nuclear AMRC and a revolutionary Knowledge Transfer Academy.
02-11-2010 09:23From BBC http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-11670247
01-11-2010 21:57Report by Ray Davies of Trident Ploughshares and CND Cymru about today's Devonport blockade.
31-10-2010 19:08On Saturday 30th October over a thousand people attended the Stop the Cuts march in Brighton - 2 Vodafone Stores were targeted
31-10-2010 10:30After a period in which defending Iran hasn't been very high on the agenda of most U.S. anti-war activists, there are now two petition campaigns opposing war and sanctions against Iran.
One effort is led by a New York City-based organization more known for defending Cuban “dissidents” who openly take U.S. money to try to undermine the Cuban Revolution. The other was launched by an independent Tehran-based organization formed to promote Iranian solidarity with Cuba, Venezuela and other progressive countries in Latin America.
Curiously, it's the first campaign that seems to be getting the most support.
30-10-2010 20:16Latest Press Release from Trident Ploughshares about blockade of Devonport Dockyard.
30-10-2010 10:25No cargo planes flew from Yemen to Chicago - Yemeni air authorities