UK Repression Newswire Archive
08-08-2003 00:14Disciplining Palestinians: arbitrary arrests, military incursions, and the shooting of water tanks.
Today is the anniversary of the first nuclear bomb being dropped on the Japanese city Hiroshima, and in the Trident Ploughshares International Disarment Camp two actions took place in this context.
07-08-2003 20:43N THIS MESSAGE:
1) Open Letter from ILWU Local 10 President Henry Graham Urging Support for the Committee to Defend ILWU Local 10 Business Agent Jack Heyman
2) Port Antiwar Protest: Police Might vs. Civil Rights -- by Jack Heyman, Business Agent, ILWU Local 10
3) Charges, Lawsuits and Investigations: April 7 Reverberates Through Oakland -- by Steve Stallone (reprinted from July 2003 issue of the ILWU Dispatcher, the official monthly newspaper of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union)
07-08-2003 17:19back by popular demand! Hackney Wick! This friday night! the 8th!
U R THE PEOPLE YOUR PARENTS WARNED YOU ABOUT
07-08-2003 08:11Brief report on latest hearing (July 28) in case of people arrested in December and charged with belonging to proscribed organisation from Turkey the DHKP-C.
06-08-2003 12:59Major public meeting on Palestine coming up!
06-08-2003 08:35Council officers, housing assosiation officers, consultants, regeneration administrators, senior Government Office for Merseyside civil servants, regeneration agencies, property developers and private-public sector agencies are the “dominant culture” at local and central government level.
05-08-2003 22:39A US federal judge sentenced a man to a year in prison on Monday for creating an anarchist Web site with links to sites on how to build bombs.
05-08-2003 14:06(from http://www.guardian.co.uk/Refugees_in_Britain/Story/0,2763,1012761,00.html)
A family of Turkish Kurd asylum seekers was today deported to Germany after losing a long-running battle to stay in the UK.
05-08-2003 12:32Reduced to Ashes: The Insurgency and Human Rights in Punjab
New report documents disappearances, extrajudicial executions and massive illegal cremations by police in Punjab, India
and originally published on Germany Indymedia by Imc Munich with a German audio interview.
04-08-2003 14:30There is a Sheffield No Sweat meeting for people who are interested in anti-sweatshop campaigning, on Thursday August 14th, at 7:30pm, at St Matthews Hall on Carver Street (just off Division St).
04-08-2003 13:01NEW UK-US EXTRADITION TREATY removes or restricts key protections for defendants - signed and adopted without any parliamentary scrutiny.
Today Statewatch is publishing a 6,000 word analysis of the new UK-US
Treaty (which will replace the 1972 UK-US Treaty), together with a number of relevant cases and issues that raise serious concern about the new agreement (and those agreed on 25 June between the EU and US).
04-08-2003 03:54VANCOUVER - A 36 year-old man is dead after being shot by Vancouver Police inside a home on the city's West Side on Saturday night.
04-08-2003 01:35It is about the life that I have personally received from the United States government and its agencies for last many years. It is about Systematic and Deliberate Human Destruction. It is about US agencies engaging in denial of Universally Acceptable Human Rights. It is about the HUMAN RIGHTS of one COMMON MAN and his family. NOTHING MORE and NOTHING LESS.
03-08-2003 23:35This is a short list of highlights of Michael Tarazi's excellent report on Palestinian Prisoners, which might be useful to those who, like most of us, were too inundated to read the full text!
03-08-2003 05:30Even as the newly formed transitional government of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) announced that ethnic troubles in Ituri province were its first priority, more people were dying.