Monthly Archives: June 2010

UK decommisioners: Verdict soon…

From the Smash EDO anti-militarist Campaign in Brighton, UK: The trial of eight anti-war activists, who decommissioned a Brighton weapons factory (EDO MBM) during the Israeli attacks on Gaza in 2009, is drawing to a close. The jury is expected … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Freedom Flotilla: From the other side

Originally posted as an author guest post at http://www.plutobooks.com On Sunday evening, May 30th, at 10.30pm, I was in bed reading. In bed with me was my mobile phone; it had taken me several days to understand how Twitter worked … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

“Please don’t attack”: smuggled footage

From Democracy Now: The Images Israel didn’t want seen – Video and Photographs from the Gaza-bound Aid Convoy In the wake of the commando raid that left nine dead, the Israeli government confiscated every recording and communication device it could … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 4 Comments

June 16: Flotilla Survivors’ Testimonies

From the Twitter feed, I’ve gathered together the various survivors’ testimonies. If you find more, please leave a message with the link and I’ll add them in here. When the names are in orange, that means there’s a written article … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 5 Comments

Author Iain Banks joins boycott

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ISM London are delighted to learn that the Gorillaz and the Klaxons have both cancelled upcoming shows in Israel, a move that Israeli broadsheet Haaretz links to Israel’s recent massacre aboard the Freedom Flotilla headed for Gaza.

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Theresa: they put a gun to my head but I still want to go back

…and have just recieved a message from Jenny; she and Derek (kidnapped by Israel when they stole the Rachel Corrie) are safe in Cyprus. Interview in Scottish Sun with Theresa MacDermott (bless her!)

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

EDO trial has started – support the decommissioners

Visit the Decomissioners website to find out more…

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment