UK Repression Newswire Archive
It appears that a pixie, with a political stance on the subject of ID cards, had put this up while no-one was looking.
26-01-2006 16:51Today’s right-wing political strategists have developed an effective technique to manage or direct the public’s attention. They have adopted Straussian methods of political deception.
Read it here and look out for more in the future. Print out copies and help get the message out. Better still come and help us with the next one!
26-01-2006 15:30Not long after the suicide of Bereket Yohannes at Harmondsworth last Thursday, detainees met amongst themselves to discuss the death. They had a meeting with management to discuss their concerns over the death and in a 'Peaceful protest' issued a public statement below. Since then UK Detention Services and the Home Office have acted quickly to punish those who dared to protest.
26-01-2006 10:42The Uxbridge 7, on trial for blockading the UK distribution centre of Israeli agricultural exporter Carmel/Agrexco have been acquitted at Uxbridge magistrates court. A more detail report will follow.
26-01-2006 06:15The principal freedom Iraq and the rest of the world will intentionally be denied.
January 2006 to address the Serious Organised Crime and Police Act
25-01-2006 16:09Oxfam try to clamp down on Ox-free recycling
25-01-2006 09:01Ustiben report
THREATENS UK GYPSIES
A UK council voted last night (24 Jan) to carry out
what is seen by many as a policy of ethnic-cleansing
against Romanies and Travellers.
Destroy the Olympics!
Destroy the TAV!
24-01-2006 20:03Saturday January 28th Manchester 11-5pm
24-01-2006 19:24As citizens of Romania, a country that is about to adhere to the European Democratic Union, we wish to express our concern for the corruption that permeates the highest official authorities and the judicial system in our country.
24-01-2006 15:33False Reports To Congress, Electronic Surveillance Without Warrant
24-01-2006 06:22There has been an extensive wave of repression against activists in the USA. 11 people are being accused of being involved with the underground movements of the Animal & Earth Liberation Fronts. Already this has lead to one death in custody - it is crucial that we support these people in detention, right now! They are facing 65 serious criminal charges, facing possible multiple life sentences, for crimes which didn't hurt anyone.
Please, we urge you, get informed and involved immediately!
24-01-2006 02:52An extract from Spies, Lies and Whistleblowers: the book by former MI5 agents Annie Machon and David Shayler.
24-01-2006 01:22A vigil in memory of Bereket Yohannes will be held at 12 noon this coming Sunday 29th January outside Harmondsworth detention centre, on the A4 on the north edge of Heathrow Airport, west London.
Bereket Yohannes, a 26 year-old-man from Eritrea, was found hanged in the showers in Hamondsworth Immigration Removal Centre at around 5.25 last Thursday the 19th January 2006.