An Occupiers Perspective
Recently we have been experiencing some criticisms about the Balcombe Community Protection Camp. Apparently, we have left the site in a worse state than how we first found it.
Please check these photos.
Greenwood/Cuadrilla site, as managed by the Balcombe Estate. This dump was covered by a bulldozer, when they found Camp Protectors taking photos.[...]Read more →
PUBLIC DEBATE: To Address Hydraulic Fracturing (Fracking).
SPEAKERS: James Woudhuysen -Professor of Forecasting & Innovation at de Montfort University: [Pro]
David Smythe, Emeritus Professor of Geophysics, University of Glasgow: [Anti]
Public Debate to address Hydraulic Fracturing in the UK
7-9pm October 6th
All Saints Centre, Friars Walk, Lewes BN7 2LE
Speakers: James Woudhuysen (pro)[...]
Join us on Saturday 5th October to block roads and stop the Government’s changes to Legal Aid!
Their cuts have already devastated education, healthcare, welfare and housing. Now, the proposed changes to Legal Aid will take away our ability to challenge them and block all but the rich from access to justice. People will[...]
4th October 2013 marks the 7th anniversary of the launch of WikiLeaks. It will also be 472 days since Julian Assange, the organization’s founder has been trapped inside the embassy building. And it will be 44 days since Chelsea (Bradley) Manning was sentenced to 35 years in prison – expected to be first up for[...]Read more →
Economic governance, the Troika and the struggles against European neoliberalism
European strategy meeting
Friday, 4 October 2013, 15:30 – Sunday, 6 October 2013, 13:00
The meeting intends to bring activists, organizations and networks that are addressing the undemocratic neoliberal crisis strategy and governance imposed from the EU – the EU shock[...]
A community group is holding a public meeting this week to discuss the plight of sweatshop workers across the world who make clothing for UK stores.
Waltham Forest Left Unity wants to remind people that on April 24 over 1,100 people were killed in a building collapse in Bangladesh, which housed factories for major brands[...]
Photo op inside the Police Station.[...]Read more →
Originally published in the Blog Broken Barnet:
Tuesday, 1 October 2013
Bohemia: the occupied pub holds its first meeting
“Bohemianism is the practice of an unconventional lifestyle, often in the company of like-minded people, with few permanent ties, involving musical, artistic, or literary pursuits. In this context, Bohemians may be wanderers, adventurers, or vagabonds.
These are pictures of the land “owned” by Mr Greenwood, Stumble Wood, the other side of the rail track between The Caudrilla site and Balcombe Community Protection Camp. waiting to lock the gate.
From 12th September 2013.
Lord Greenwood has an Agricultural Mortgage with a Company called AMC (Agricultural Mortgage Company ) Who have not[...]