UK Repression Newswire Archive
25-09-2005 20:15TO ERR IS HUMAN BUT FOR REALLY BIG MISTAKES, YOU NEED A COMPUTER.
ALL THESE BIOMETRICS IN ONE BIG F**K OFF COMPUTER DATA BASE - OH MY!
25-09-2005 11:52On our mainstream TV's and radios all over the world a different and false picture was mostly shown and heard, but it is safe to say that there were HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS OF PEOPLE marching against the US neocon government and the genocidal war in Iraq, yesterday in Washington.
25-09-2005 11:49"Glees and Pope make a number of recommendations including the screening of student applications, having a constant police presence on campus, reviewing all course content to check it doesn't harm national security and the close monitoring of students societies"
Phil Chamberlain in Big Issue North Sept 19-25 (586)
25-09-2005 10:03Aachen 4 to be sentenced on 28th September
25-09-2005 00:02An Iraqi judge said the soldiers were wanted in connection with the deaths of several Iraqis during a confrontation with British forces.
24-09-2005 21:28Just heard 10pm news on BBC Radio Four and BBC News 24. Both simply repeated police estimate and did not mention Stop the War Cooalition's estimate of numbers on the march.
24-09-2005 17:34the way the cops behaved seems unfair to me....
24-09-2005 08:45One sergeant told Human Rights Watch: "Everyone in camp knew if you wanted to work out your frustration you show up at the PUC tent. In a way it was sport… One day [a sergeant] shows up and tells a PUC to grab a pole. He told him to bend over and broke the guy’s leg with a mini Louisville Slugger, a metal bat."
23-09-2005 19:40Birmingham Guantanamo Campaign has organised a Public Meeting to discuss ith various community organisations and others the threat posed to our civil liberties in this country by Tony Blair's proposed new legislative and administrative measures following the 7th July events in London.
23-09-2005 09:25Allo allo allo - is that an RS-232 cable, sah?
If you think that the police's profiling of terror suspects is something that only happens to other people - think again. Today's panicky Plod doesn't seem to be very discriminating at all. And you could be next.
Techie David Mery has published an account of being arrested, and having his computers confiscated, because he happened to be wearing a rucksack on the London Underground the day after the 27/7 bombings. Or as phone blogger Russell Beattie put it -
23-09-2005 08:20S.O.S. to the British friends of the Planet, Justice and Freedom.
We need urgent solidarity! real direct and pacific actions! in order to survive and have the chance of dreaming a better world...
22-09-2005 13:49Keith Shilson, President of Middlesex University Students Union was frogmarched off campus by private security guards yesterday. His student place has been indefinitely suspended in what is believed to be the first disciplinary action since Ruth "you can only talk to muslims we approve of" Kelly, Minster of Corporatised non-Education called on campuses to stop all contact with non-approved muslims.
22-09-2005 13:41Demonstrate against the UK's detention of innocent people on your doorstep.