An Occupiers Perspective
Demonstration outside Anglo American AGM, Friday 19 April
1 – 2pm, Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, Broad Sanctuary, Westminster, London SW1P 3EE
For map and directions, see above.
Support community representatives from Colombia and South Africa who will be challenging the company’s record inside the AGM.
Watch a two minute personal invitation from Tatiana Roa[...]
Occupy Mayday covered the Blacklister of the Year Awards 2013. He did have wonder why the police looks to have been issued tasers on a peaceful protest.
Video streaming by Ustream[...]Read more →
Across the globe, communities are creatively confronting the devastating impacts of London-based mining companies. On April 15, representatives from Asia, Africa and the Americas will share inspiring stories of resistance – from communities fighting for their very survival, to mine workers asserting their basic rights to just pay and conditions.
Come and hear their tales,[...]
According to Reuters, there were barely 200 people in Trafalgar Square. That was promulgated by many other news media. The Evening Standard reported hundreds, the Guardian reported 3,000 went to the “party”.
The live stream footage should show that there were more than hundreds and that judging from the people I interviewed, many had good[...]
As many people must have known via the Social Networks and the internet Independent media about all the activism by UK Uncut and the DPAC (Disable People Against the Cuts) happening on the Saturday.
As livestreamer, I decided to join the other lesser known action of the 1,000 Mothers March in Haringey London. Afterwards the[...]
I have recently returned from Tunis where I travelled to take part in the World Social Forum. I had never participated in one before, and the fact that it was happening so close to Europe, was an opportunity that I didn’t want to miss. I left without really knowing what to expect, but brought with[...]Read more →
Occupy London Livestreamers covering and assisting in a solidarity action with Westminster Fire Station.[...]Read more →
Fight the #BedroomTax, Waltham Trade Unions Council.
See Waltham Forest Guardian piece on the meeting: http://www.guardian-series.co.uk/news/wfnews/10313287.Trade_unions_set_to_launch_campaign_against__bedroom_tax_/
Waltham Forest Trades Council launch campaign against ‘bedroom tax’ and the Benefit Cuts.
Apart from the panel, we could only point the camera on the floor to protect the identities of people who may have companies hostile to the[...]
Saturday was interesting.
First was a small static Demo by the Counihan Campaign outside Downing Street. Unfortunately, a demo on a Saturday in Whitehall is not advisable, as there are mostly only tourists in the area. We did have one xenophobe declaiming that all British problems are due to too many immigrants in the country.[...]