UK Repression Newswire Archive
18-07-2008 15:34For whose benefit has disastrous town centre regeneration schemes been foisted onto local communities?
17-07-2008 19:36A definite trend has developed at such secret summits.
Provocateurs Caught at Montebello SPP Protest
Globe Montebello Editorial Reveals Bias
17-07-2008 17:54Denunication of ongoing repression and call for international solidarity with VOCAL and the Oaxacan social movement.
A translation of the communique sent via e-mail to http://directactiongr.blogspot.com:
Massive write down of value of assets, first half losses of £20 million, shares at half their previous high. The recommendation in the business and investment pages of The Independent was to sell!
Burying cash in the sand would be a more fruitful investment!
SAT 6TH SEPT / 12 NOON
SHUT DOWN SEQUANI LABS
16-07-2008 14:02A Complete Miscarriage of Justice — OLG Upholds Pre-trial Confinement for Animal Rights Activists!
Press release, July 15th 2008
* Lawyers criticize judges
* Week of action in Genoa
After nine hours the "Bolzaneto trial" against 45 members of police, jail staff and doctors ended yesterday evening in Genoa. The accused persons were under investigation for the misuse of authority, constraint, abuse, intimidation, and falsification of evidence. 300 demonstrators were arrested during the protests against the G8, most of whom were brought to police barracks that were being used as temporary jails.
15-07-2008 10:30An Italian court has found 15 officials guilty of mistreating protesters following violent demonstrations at G8 meeting in the city of Genoa in 2001.
A judge handed down prison sentences ranging from five months to five years to the accused - who include police, prison officials and two doctors.
Another 30 defendants were cleared of charges, including assault.
Some advice for anyone who is attending the carnival.
DON'T TAKE ANYTHING FROM THE POLICE.
DON'T TALK TO THE COPS THEY AREN'T YOUR FRIENDS
FILM THEM, PHOTOGRAPH THEM, COLLECT EVIDENCE
14-07-2008 16:44Hereby, we address our call to the civil society in democratic Europe, especially from the Czech republic, to the free mass-media to help us in the justified and lawful effort of autoexilation in order for us to be able to activate as free human beings and as a perfectly legal organization.