Upcoming Events

National | Anti-War / Imperialism

no events match your query!

New Events

National

no events posted in last week

Blog Feeds

Anti-Empire

Anti-Empire

offsite link 15 Soldiers Died Every Day Last Week Fro... Sat May 21, 2022 04:15 | Anti-Empire

offsite link Battle of Mariupol Formally Ends After 8... Fri May 20, 2022 23:33 | Anti-Empire

offsite link German Chancellor Who Bombed Yugoslavia ... Fri May 20, 2022 18:58 | Michael Nienaber

offsite link US Aims to Arm Ukraine With Anti-Ship Mi... Fri May 20, 2022 05:52 | Mike Stone

offsite link Croatian President Will Instruct Ambassa... Fri May 20, 2022 03:34 | N1 Zagreb

Anti-Empire >>

The Saker
A bird's eye view of the vineyard

offsite link Russia Rewrites the Art of Hybrid War Fri May 20, 2022 23:59 | amarynth
Hybrid War is being fought predominantly in the economic/financial battleground ? and the pain dial for the collective West will only go up. By Pepe Escobar, posted with the author’s

offsite link Andrei Martyanov: Feeling Sitrepish on May 20 Fri May 20, 2022 23:44 | amarynth
Andrei Martyanov talks about a very important issue almost buried in the other issues.  That is the Global Conflict which he describes as the west against the global community coalescing

offsite link So How Serious is Ukraine?s neo-Nazi Romance? Fri May 20, 2022 12:57 | amarynth
By Cynthia Chung for the Saker Blog In the history of civilization, Politics has more often than not, been a matter reduceable to the question of ?whose side are you

offsite link Sitrep Operation Z: The Ukrainian fighters? will to resist is deteriorating fast Fri May 20, 2022 12:28 | amarynth
For the Saker Blog by Saker Staff Khodakovsky’s (commander of Vostok Battalion) noted that they have +1,800 prisoners of war in custody. Another 80-90 surrendered over the past 24 hours

offsite link Gonzalo Lira: There Is No ?Open Corridor? Through West and Central Ukraine (UPDATE with new video!) Fri May 20, 2022 11:06 | amarynth
  Update:  More on Scott Ritter … this time with the gloves off: Here is the article and I was on the point on commenting on when the new video

The Saker >>

Public Inquiry
Interested in maladministration. Estd. 2005

offsite link Fergus Finlay and the maternity hospital ‘gotcha’ trap

offsite link Irish Examiner and fake news Anthony

offsite link Labour Party: The unvarnished truth Anthony

offsite link Humanity: Zero chance of survival Anthony

offsite link RTE gives balance – accidentally? Anthony

Public Inquiry >>

Voltaire Network
Voltaire, international edition

offsite link Possible boycott of Summit of the Americas Fri May 20, 2022 18:45 | en

offsite link Croatia resists NATO enlargement Fri May 20, 2022 17:21 | en

offsite link Approximately 1,700 regular soldiers and 800 banderites present in Azovstal Fri May 20, 2022 16:59 | en

offsite link CSTO investigates rise of neo-Nazism in the West Fri May 20, 2022 15:32 | en

offsite link Weapons and billions for war, by Manlio Dinucci Fri May 20, 2022 15:01 | en

Voltaire Network >>

PUBLIC MEETING-"Iraq War on Trial" *Former U.S. Marine Sgt. Jimmy Massey & Kathy Kelly

category national | anti-war / imperialism | news report author Monday July 17, 2006 21:05author by Paula Geraghty Report this post to the editors

images

images from the public meeting last thursday 13th of July hosted by the Ploughshares Support
indyupdate0001.jpg

http://www.indymedia.ie/article/77023

Images (c)

Related Link: http://www.indymedia.ie/article/77230

indyupdate0002.jpg

indyupdate0003.jpg

indyupdate0004.jpg

indyupdate0005.jpg

author by Deirdre Clancy - Pitstop Ploughsharespublication date Tue Jul 18, 2006 00:06author address author phone Report this post to the editors

Thanks again Paula, for the great photos.

author by Spinwatchpublication date Tue Jul 18, 2006 07:40author address Liverpool a long time ago!author phone Report this post to the editors

Liverpool Catholic Worker Resurfaces!

The photos include one of a resurfaced Liverpool Catholic Worker. The Liverpool CW was born out of the trial & acquittal of the Seeds of Hope" Ploughshares trial in July '96. (see chronology section "Seeds of Hope Ploughshares on www.plowsharesactions.org )

The Liverpool Catholic Worker saw a community of CW's & East Timorese exiles sustain a rhythym of steady resistance at British Aerospace, Warton (1996-99), Lancashire where the "Seeds of Hope" disarmament of a British Aerospace (BAe) Hawk Fighter had taken place Jan' 03 The disarmed Hawk was in Indonesian Air Force markings days from export to Indonesia in its genocidal war on the people of East Timor. believing the fighter plane jinxed the Indonesian military would not accept it demanding a replacement.

East Timor is now free of a genocidal Indonesian military occupation, expert witness at the trial, Jose Ramos Horte, is now East Timor's Prime Minister, the "Seeds of Hope" gather iin Liverpool for their 10th. anniversary of their acquittal. Defending solicitor Gareth Pierce (Birmingham 6, Guilford, Guantonomo & every lost cause in England) continues her sterling work. Defence Barrister Vera Baird (also for the later "Bread not Bombs" Plowshares aka the "Swedes of Hope") is now MP for Redcar. Trial Liverpool/deployed local solidarity organiser is presently on trial in Dublin for the "Pit Stop" Ploughshares action.

The Liverpool CW faced a sustained backlash from the BAe corporation & British state that included high court injunction, arrests & infiltration by Lancashire Special Branch & a private intelligence corporation (that also ran 6 agents in Campaign Against the Arms Trade).
(SeeThe Damage Done Alan Fossey & the Liverpool Catholic Worker as a subsection of
http://www.spinwatch.org/modules.php?name=Content&pa=sh...part1

Before their understandable disintergration the Liverpool CW's produced a wonderful t-shirt inspired by a derogotory remark by the then Home Secretary Jack Straw at a Confernce on Prisons "Scousers are always up to Something!" You betcha Jack! The above t-shirt was later popularised by the punk rock director Alex Cox ("Repo Man", "Sid & Nancy", "Walker" "Highway Patrolman") on dodgy late night British TV & while making his latest film "Revenger's Tragedy. Alex also reproduced a version for his production company Avenging Angel.

Related Link: http://www.spinwatch.org/modules.php?name=Content&pa=showpage&pid=325#part1
 
© 2001-2022 Independent Media Centre Ireland. Unless otherwise stated by the author, all content is free for non-commercial reuse, reprint, and rebroadcast, on the net and elsewhere. Opinions are those of the contributors and are not necessarily endorsed by Independent Media Centre Ireland. Disclaimer | Privacy