UK Repression Newswire Archive
08-06-2010 21:04links to the timeline of the caravan directed to Copala
08-06-2010 17:25the solidarity caravan is in the road to San Juan Copala
08-06-2010 13:36The incoming Con-Dem government has confirmed its commitment to scrap the National Identity Register (NIR) and ID cards for UK citizens. Whilst those who have been campaigning against the ID database naturally welcome the end of these particularly unpleasant and invasive aspects of the surveillance state, there is plenty to be cautious about.
The Israeli Navy Commando had prior knowledge of who was on the Turkish ship
including where passengers were residing in terms of cabin layout. According
to Swedish author Henning Mankell, who was on board the Marmara , "the
Israeli forces attacked sleeping civilians."
06-06-2010 19:55On the 31st of May Israeli troops boarded and attacked ships carrying
humanitarian aid bound for the blockaded Gaza Strip in Palestine while
sailing in International waters. Nine peace activists were killed.
Around 100 people protested in Bradford city centre to show solidarity
with the people of Palestine and their disgust at Israel's actions.
06-06-2010 16:35Despite criticism from official fair organisers who told people not to go, the autonomous fair was a massive success!
06-06-2010 13:34Africa House is expected to be demolished and the final eviction could be NEXT Wednesday 9th June… we are organizing to defend the squat and the people who live in it, and more activists are are needed.
04-06-2010 15:27This is my own account of one day spent in Calais.
To get a bigger picture, look at the Calais Migrant Solidarity site.
04-06-2010 12:39STATEMENT OF SOLIDARITY from the STOP the War Coalition Philippines
03-06-2010 20:02While watching the live satellite feed video from Al Jazeera television in the early morning of the violent attacks on the Gaza aid flotilla the chronology of events is clear.
03-06-2010 12:05Would you keep quite if you knew your employer had misused used public funds to charge you with being an extremist for heckling the Neo Nazi BNP after your details had been put on a Neo Nazi hit list called Redwatch? Would you refuse to drop your case with the Civil Service Commissioners if you were warned - threatened by your employer you would be sacked if you did not? If your wondering why I did then perhaps when you read my blog you will understand.
03-06-2010 02:51"The Malaysian and Irish peace and humanitarian activists aboard share their deepest grief and sense of loss with the loved ones of those killed and injured in the illegal action undertaken by Israel on Monday 31st May 2010 in the international waters of the Mediterranean. In the names of our friends, we are more determined than ever to continue into Gaza with our humanitarian cargo and our support for the blockaded and suffering people of Gaza."
02-06-2010 13:28Four actual or potential conflict situations around the world deteriorated and none improved in May 2010, according to the International Crisis Group's monthly bulletin CrisisWatch 82, released today.
Deteriorated Situations: India (non-Kashmir), Israel/Occupied Palestinian Territories, North Korea, Thailand