Many of us are tempted to look back at 2011 or perhaps 2012 as our “glory days”. Why is that? Is it because our impact was just so huge back then? Is that our impact is just so small now? Is it that we had a real chance to change the world back then but[…]Read more →
Students, Workers and the Occupy Movement Join Forces and Open A Free Education Space In Central London on Saturday the 8th of Feb at 2:00pm.
238 Gray’s Inn Road, London, WC1X 8HB
This Free Education Space is hosted by The Bank of Ideas, a name taken from the 2011 occupation of the UBS head quarters.[…]
We are Occupy Barnet
You may know us from the Mike Freer MP’s front porch, the Bohemia Community Centre or the Friern Barnet Library occupation.
We are part of the global Occupy movement and we campaign on important local issues including:
– Defending Public Services
– Environmental Justice and more.
Your contributions will[…]
Occupy Barnet Meeting Minutes
Where: Mill Hill Bohemia
When: 7:30pm 15-01-14
6 in attendance.
Agenda and points:
De-Briefs: Mike Freer MP Christmas Carol Action and..
Whittington Hospital Action. – Discussion regarding successes and improvements.
Outreach: Space needed on Occupy London website with time line of actions and links to FB page and email.
12pm at Parliament Square
Scrap Atos – End the Work Capability Assessment.10 Thousand Cuts and Counting is a ceremony of remembrance and solidarity for those who have had their lives devastated by the austerity programme, including more than 10,000 people who died shortly after undergoing the Atos Work Capability Assessment, the degrading test[…]
In 2011 all across the world people took to the streets in from Greece to Spain from Egypt to New York. These uprisings where the first glimpse of a global movement against political and economic injustice. In 2013 the movement continues and has spread to Turkey and Brazil where people face brutal state repression.[…]Read more →
Short by You And I Films:
The Occupy movement came into being in the wake of the Arab spring and the anti-austerity movements in Spain and Greece.
State supported neo-liberal capitalism is devastating the world in different places at different times.
Right now people in Turkey are rising against their government by creating democratic spaces in the cities and towns. While[…]
Big thanks to all who attended for an extremely exciting meeting and big commiseration’s to all who could not attend.
Agenda points with summary:
Occupy The Arms Fair
A mass action being organized by Occupiers and a coalition called Stop the Arms Fair and Turkish and brazilian groups was discussed. A member of stop[…]