UK Health Newswire Archive
After five years of massive public opposition to GM and a nationwide public debate, Tony Blair will decide in October whether to allow commercial growing of GM crops.
07-08-2003 15:48The AgriCulture Project presents documentation and analysis of farming livelihoods in Oxfordshire, one of the counties in south-east England. This project is a study in social ecology: how do people become farmers, how do they live as farmers, and how do they leave farming. The landscape may be shaped by farming, but the landscape which farmers inhabit is also a social, economic, and cultural one.
07-08-2003 00:30OUTCRY; a conference of direct user and survivor voices, speaking out against prejudice and government proposals to increase compulsion.
05-08-2003 01:51Arriva Trains Northern has refused access to their trains to disabled people using motorised scooters. We are campaigning strongly against this.
01-08-2003 12:48The BMJ is no longer free electronically.
23-07-2003 18:04On Saturday July 20 th at 1:24 three police officers forced their way into 327 Carroll st, the Safer Injection Site in the Downtown eastside, questioning and detaining people accessing the drop-in area of the safe injection site.
22-07-2003 12:28IMF and World Bank restructuring was suppose to pull Uganda into the globalised world, but the rollback of healthcare and education has hit the country hard. With increasing health problems in the country, the government run hospitals and clinics cannot always treat the poorest or those most in need. In response to this has been a surge in social entrepenuerialim in Uganda society from people not prepared to let international institutions dictate their peoples health.
19-07-2003 15:19On 5th June, it was claimed that NHS consultants could be prevented from exposing waiting list fiddles under the terms of a draft national contract. When, on 18 July, the British Medical Association and the Department of Health announced an agreement on the contract, there was no mention of the whistleblowing concerns.
19-07-2003 14:08Indymedia is discriminating against the people with less than 20-20 vision.
18-07-2003 16:39Repost from Schnews Issue 415
Friday 18th July 2003.
WAKE UP! WAKE UP! IT'S YER CHIPS WITH EVERYTHING
16-07-2003 10:41Naked walk from Lands End to John O'Groats
14-07-2003 20:31we surrounded the prison today, bastille day, where jose bove is incarcerated.*
14-07-2003 03:58THE SINISTER SACKING OF THE WORLD'S LEADING GM EXPERT - AND THE TRAIL THAT LEADS TO TONY BLAIR AND THE WHITE HOUSE