OccupyLSX was surprised to hear The Telegraph and others reporting this morning that 90% of our tents are empty overnight. This is simply not the case. We try to keep vacancy to a minimum and operate a sign in/sign out system to help ensure this happens. When someone knows they will not be staying overnight,[...]Read more →
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Campers at Occupy London and activists from direct action group UK Uncut joined forces to descend upon the head office of Her Majesty’s Revenue & Customs (HMRC) on Monday afternoon to demand the resignation of HMRC boss Dave Hartnett.
Protesters were outraged at Hartnett’s role in approving secret sweetheart deals to let mega-rich corporations[...]
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Christian solidarity with the ‘Occupy London’ movement
As Christians, we stand alongside people of all religions and none who are resisting[...]
Molly Shapes History
Tent City Uni teach-in outside Bank of England
Voices from the Occupation
A Movement in Slow Motion[...]Read more →
To the Dean and Chapter of St. Paul’s Cathedral,
We are grateful to the Reverend Canon Dr Giles Fraser, Chancellor of St Paul’s Cathedral, for reassuring us that our activities are not harming the Cathedral’s commercial concerns – that has never been our intention. Our intention was to highlight the iniquities of the global economic[...]
Our mission continues. We are delighted to announce that our second site of occupation is now open and ready to receive happy campers. 400 people are already creating a radically open democratic space at Finsbury Square EC1 and you are cordially invited to join them. Bring a tent, warm clothes, provisions , a torch and[...]Read more →
Updates: We have taken Finsbury Square, and are running both as parallel sites. Some people please stay here and some people go there. We need donations of tents and generators.
First Aid: Now open 24/7. Come in and wake us up if you need something! Medic training tomorrow at FS for up to 25 people.[...]
11am – Egyptian activist Nawal el Saadawi brings greetings from Tahrir Square.
11am – Meet the Movement – An opportunity to meet those involved with Occupy London Stock Exchange across the different working involved in creating the tent city with the City – including our kitchen, outreach, international, arts and events, recycling, legal, tent university,[...]
We are disappointed to learn that that the management of St Paul’s have decided to close the Cathedral this afternoon, in their open letter regarding our peaceful occupation that aims to highlight and challenge the social and economic injustice in the UK and beyond.
Since the beginning of the occupation six days ago, OccupyLSX have[...]