UK Repression Newswire Archive
15-06-2006 23:39Police in Eugene, Oregon have arrested 21-year-old Army Specialist Suzanne Swift for refusing to return to fight in Iraq. Swift served in Iraq for a year but decided she could not return and went AWOL. Not only did she feel the war lacked purpose, Swift said her superiors repeatedly sexually harassed her while serving in Iraq. We speak with her mother, Sara Rich.
15-06-2006 21:26Russian police reveal the true nature of their ilk worldwide with the deliberate targetting of anarchists at a collective farm in Russia.
15-06-2006 17:57Guess who’s coming to dinner? The President of the United States. But for the U.S. media, this peculiar party crashing by President Bush was a Big Moment, not an embarrassment.
15-06-2006 17:55Police raided narrowboats on the Thames thinking that they had been hijacked by suicide bomber terrorists.
15-06-2006 16:22CANDLE-LIT DEMONSTRATION OF SUPPORT, THIS EVENING, 9.45 pm
Government policy is aimed at destroying hope among detainees.
Tonight, we want to show them that there are people out here who care.
Please join the Campaign to Close Campsfield and Oxford Students to
Close Campsfield/Student Action for Refugees (STAR) TONIGHT, Thursday
the 15th of June, for a vigil 21.45-22.30
Meeting for lifts outside the Taylorian Institute on St Giles at 21.20.
Bring musical instruments, candles, jamjars...
15-06-2006 14:51The Council have refused Bradford PSC a stall at the Mela on the advice of the Police. They have stated the Mela is a family event but have not given us any reason(s) as to why our stall would be unsuitable or unfamily friendly.
15-06-2006 11:34Event being held on
Wednesday 28 June @ 6:30 pm
in the Basement Cafe, Lever Street, Manchester
15-06-2006 01:35Update to the Oaxca massacre.
15-06-2006 00:10You threaten some one until you manage that they do not go to their lands because of the risk to get killed, and then you take possession of their lands with the excuse that they are not visiting them. This is what is being done in Palestine.
14-06-2006 21:26A great article, although it should be pointed out that the Extremists behind the Bush Regime already had plans for these military adventures before 911 (www.newamericancentury.org), and an attack on Afghanistan was already in the staging. The Taliban had offered to hand Bin Laden (who, as a CIA asset, was known as Tim Osman) over, but the US ignored this.
Also, the Government's Conspiracy Theories about the attacks on NY, DC, and London remain, to this day, unproven and uninvestigated. Another issue we're supposed to "take on faith" ...
14-06-2006 20:08George - First, kick Mr. Bush out. And then get your act together. Force campaign finance reforms. Take the lobby money out of the election process. Allow corporations to match employee donations, but not to donate money directly. Put an independent in the White House. Do it before you and your friends end up at some Concentration Camp.
14-06-2006 20:05Like most of the Israeli/American/PNAC/British bogeyman, when you scratch the surface a bit, you find that things are not at all the way they've been intentionally made to appear.
14-06-2006 19:51The following is an account of how a few 'human rights observers' found a boy in a mountain - dead. It might be daily life in Palestine but for most of us it was shocking. I don't think many people are prepared for this kind of stuff
14-06-2006 19:43After a few days in Jerusalem, I join a small group of internationals although for now it will be just an introduction.