UK Anti-militarism Newswire Archive
29-01-2004 23:46What is the “NATO security conference“?
At the annual Munich “meeting for safety policy” as it officially called, military strategists, generals and armament experts, the ministers of foreign and of defence affairs of the NATO and the EU states, as well as representatives of the armament industry and the media, meet at the hotel “Bayerischer Hof “.
29-01-2004 22:57An article from the US newspaper Denver Post reports cases of US women soldiers being sexually assaulted by males in their own army. (And a thought of my own: if GI Janes are being raped, what are the "liberators" doing to Iraqi women?)
29-01-2004 22:01Greg Dyke resigns , but it seems he is only following the orders of the BBC Board . You can look at this in all sorts of ways. For instance, I thought to myself: "So?" Others might be inclined to say something like "Huh?" and "Who gives a shit?"
Let's get back to the real issues...
29-01-2004 20:14An excellent analysis of the Hutton whitewash.
29-01-2004 14:51The case of the Devonport 3 is now due to go to trial on 25th February NOT 9th February as originally expected.
There will still be a peaceful presence outside the court, so please do come along and support. For more info see www.tridentploughshares.org
29-01-2004 03:35state and corporate interests collude to militarize and monopolize space
28-01-2004 10:0417th and 18th JAN - Reclaim the Bases..More Likely 18th. demo at the gate, walk
around the base and display your banners.!..LAG more details Helen-07881782772.
28-01-2004 06:34Even as the newswires are carrying stories about a media release from United Nations Secretary General Kofi Annan praising steps toward reconciliation between Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and its neighbour Burundi, new violence has taken place in DRC
27-01-2004 19:01US and British officials must expose their leaders' lies about Iraq - as I did over Vietnam.
27-01-2004 18:48If you believed the Reagan administration, Qadaffi was the source of every explosion, earthquake, blizzard and thunderstorm. If you believed Clinton and Major, he was responsible for Pan Am 103. If you believe Bush on anything, you need your fucking head examined.
27-01-2004 17:36My correspondence with Benny Morris about his article in Haaretz
27-01-2004 17:11An 18 line poem the peace and justice campaigner author was moved to create after attending a Holocaust Memorial in Swindon on 27 Jan - just one day before Hutton reports on death of weapons inspector Dr David Kelly
27-01-2004 16:37An Idiot Guide to the Ubiquitous WMD
27-01-2004 13:27Dutch leaders give evidence on the NATO bombing of Yugoslavia - full version.
27-01-2004 04:41PETITION LAUNCHED TO PARDON AND RELEASE FROM PRISON 3 ANTI-NUKE NUNS ARDETH PLATTE, CAROL GILBERT AND JACKIE HUDSON.
their idea about what is of most fundamental importance
and may therefore ultimately be worth a war.
-- Evan Luard, author International War