Monthly Archives: November 2007

Metrix run scared as Qinetiq privatisation slammed

Q: What do the following have in common: George Bush snr; George W.Bush; Donald Rumsfeld; James Baker; disgraced Thai premier Thaksin Shinawatra; former Reagan defence secretary Frank Carlucci; John Major; Bill Clinton. A: They have all served on the board … Continue reading

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No2StAthans campaign meets this Sunday

The next meeting of the No2StAthans campaign is this Sunday (18 Nov), 2pm, Temple of Peace, Cardiff. Now that Permanent Revolution have won the support of the Stop the War Coalition to the campaign, including a commitment to a UK … Continue reading

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St Athans: Raytheon admit cluster bomb connection

After the torrent of pro-St Athan propaganda in the Welsh media when the privatised murder academy was first announced, today’s Western Mail has finally given a few words to the opposition. At least WM readers will now know that one … Continue reading

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Support Karen Reissmann!

After several months of suspension, fourteen days of strike action and a six day ‘disciplinary’ Karen Reissmann, chair of the Manchester Mental Health Unison branch has been sacked for the ‘crime’ of opposing mental health cuts. The 700 strong branch … Continue reading

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