Monday 18 January 2016 09.00 Willesdem Magistrate Court
13 activists who occupied Heathrow Airport in July 2015 have their trial. The trial will last 2 weeks. All 13 activists are asserting their right to defend the climate and the communities negatively impacted by Heathrow, and are pleading not guilty. See: http://www.planestupid.com/blogs/2015/07/13/plane-stupid-activists-heathrow-runway-climate-protest for details of their action
Bring cake and banners, or just yourselves!
By Peter Dombi; cross-posted from Our Broken SystemRead more →
The news this week has been full of comment about Google, its dreadful tax avoidance, and the way it managed to strike a cosy deal with the Inland Revenue to get away with paying only 10% of the tax that should have been due on its colossal UK profits. It’s certainly[…]
Hedge funds helped wreck Puerto Rico by Aengus mac Og.Read more →
It’s another symptom of the way things are within this corrupt and untethered political and economic system.
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