UK Repression Newswire Archive
10-05-2006 09:19Update on Colnbrook Hunger Strike - 10th May 2006
Many individuals continue the hunger strike despite racial and sexual abuse, torture, solitary confinement and beatings at the hands of Home Office/ SERCO officers at Colnbrook.
10-05-2006 08:20A mass demonstration took place last Saturday 6 of may
10-05-2006 00:14the government won their appeal on monday morning and are now in a stronger position to force brian haw's embarrassing anti-war protest out of parliament square. there are regular updates on the situation at the square, on police moves, and on any planned demonstrations.
09-05-2006 22:52Conference Call
ICAD has been struggling against disappearances of the opposition by the government or governments for the last 10 years. As part of this Struggle 4 conferences (Turkey 1996, Colombia 1997, Philippines 1999 and Germany 2002) have been organised. ICAD demands the ones responsible to be punished, it does this by organising events, demonstrations, publishing materials, organising meetings, it also points out to the problems of the relatives of the disappeared. ICAD argues about the breaches of the human rights although there is the United Nations International Law Courts at its conferences with the delegates from many different countries. ICAD also raises the solidarity with local Human Rights groups.
09-05-2006 18:55Channel 4 is showing a documentary called 'Mad About Animals'. It is doubtful that with it's corporate sponsorship from companies like Glaxco Smith Kline and Proctor and Gamble it will be a biased account.
09-05-2006 14:56Appeal for the liberation of the comrades arrested in Paris on May 1st
09-05-2006 11:19Organising meeting for a Parade for Peace and Understanding is this Thursday (11th) at Matilda from 7pm. The parade is planned to have a rainbow colour scheme of diversity and a junk band sound!
09-05-2006 07:42for ease of finding info, i am adding regular breaking story updates to the situation in parliament square as comments and additions to the 'government wins appeal against brian haw's peace protest' piece at:
09-05-2006 02:03Sounds like someone didn't get what they were promised ...
And another Frame-Up falls apart. A "confession" is no match for evidence, which, for some reason, Bush/PNAC can't seem capable of finding, four years on ...
09-05-2006 01:59But since this is about Israel, oil, defense contracts, etc. and finding a "plausible justification" for a long-planned Act of Aggression, watch Bush/PNAC ignore this entirely.
09-05-2006 00:09Brian may be evicted tommorrow the 09 of may 2006. Keep eyes and ears peeled. If not 2mo then in the next couple of days.
08-05-2006 22:11Travellers in Essex, who claim they are living in fear of an apartheid-style dawn eviction, say they will defend their homes using non-violent resistance and human shields if the local council uses a court decision due on May 13th to justify a direct-action attack.
08-05-2006 21:02NOTTING HILL HOUSING TRUST
NOTTING HILL HOUSING TRUST
NOTTING HILL HOUSING TRUST ABUSES EVERY SINGLE TENANT THAT COMPLAINS IN WRITING TO ANY MEMBER OF THE MANAGEMENT