Monthly Archives: October 2011

Occupy London – A Catholic Worker Sermon on the steps of St Paul’s Cathedral

Saturday 29 October Sermon on the Steps Read Ciaron’s full sermon here. The multi-faith, multi-denominational, multi-representative forum is being co-ordinated by volunteers based at Occupy London and will include readings and reflection, prayer and short speeches by representatives of different … Continue reading

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More solidarity with Bradley Manning at Occupy LSX (London)

War resisters Ciaron O’Reilly and Ben Griffin speak out for Manning There has been an anti-war presence at Occupy LSX outside St Paul’s almost every day with Ciaron O’Reilly, Ben Griffin and others speaking in public about Bradley Manning, the … Continue reading

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Western Telegraph reports on Bradley Manning

23 October 2011 Local Pembrokeshire newspaper, the Western Telegraph, has run two Bradley Manning stories this month. The first article published 15 October reported on the Guardian poll in which Bradley Manning came out as readers’ favourite choice to win … Continue reading

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Solidarity action at Occupy LSX by Queer Friends of Bradley Manning

18 October 2011 Read the full article here.

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WISE Whistle-blowers in Solidarity

Whistle-blowers Unite! Don’t shoot the messengers! We are new support network: ‘WISE Whistle-blowers in Solidarity’ (WISE = Welsh, Irish, Scottish, English). Our aim is to raise awareness of and build solidarity for whistle-blowing actions at all levels, from the smallest … Continue reading

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Michael Lyons’ appeal turned down

Michael Lyons lost his appeal against his sentence at the Military Appeals Tribunal in the Royal Courts of Justice today, 13 October. The Dale Farm Travellers lost their case in the Royal Courts of Justice yesterday. Seems justice is in … Continue reading

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Bradley Manning: A Statement from the Welsh Government?

Petition for Bradley Manning Rev. Christopher Trefor Davies of South Wales Friends of Bradley Manning has started a petition: We call on the National Assembly for Wales to issue a public statement of support for Welsh/US citizen Bradley Manning. Additional … Continue reading

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500 days of detention without trial for Bradley Manning and 10 years of war in Afghanistan

Six activists arrested for blockading Downing Street on 7 October 2011 Photographs from the action can be seen here or watch the video: Six anti-war activists, associated with the pacifist Catholic Worker movement, were arrested Friday morning October 7th after … Continue reading

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