Parliamentary questions left unanswered as European Elections get underway across Europe. Crossposted from Beware What Lies Beneath
Critical questions relating to the controversial TTIP negotiations posed by Green MEPs to the Commission have been left unanswered in recent months, despite it being a procedural requirement that urgent parliamentary questions must be answered within a[...]
The annual reports of the British Geological Survey show that it is not averse to receiving funding from the oil and gas industry. Similar wild claims of recoverable shale reserves in California were this week exposed as being 96% overhyped .. and the Monterey shale boom is now bust.
Why does an industry that purports[...]
Holding no interest in politics, means you are upholding the status quo. Shouting in front of the television does not change a thing.
I know a number of activists who do not vote, but they vote with their feet by their actions against the status quo. Others seem to believe that being an idiot about[...]
Shout Out from Stop Killing Cyclists – Draw-in and Die-In Protest!
When: Wednesday 21st May, 5.30pm – 6.30pm
Where: Elephant & Castle, on the pavement in front of the Strata SE1 building at the southern end of the E&C interchange.
What: Direct Action Draw-In and Die-In
Bring: something to lie on, we have the chalk![...]
The fight against our right to live with clean air, land and water is intensifying. These are even worse than what the Frack Free groups have been fighting against, these are Coal Bed Methane extraction and Underground Coal Gasification.
With the connivance of the government, local and national, these corporations want to make profits, while[...]
On Friday 4 July members and supporters of Occupy London will stand in Solidarity with Dan Ashman as he faces trial for the blockade by Occupy Vs. The Arms Fair. The DSEI 2013 Arms Fair, at the Excel Centre in East London. This is the world’s biggest weapons trading event happening every two years.
Euro Hustings: Take Back the Power
North and East London World Development Movement have organised a hustings on 19 May focusing on TTIP and ISDS. Please come along and spread the word far and wide. Full details below, including Facebook event.
Facebook event here: https://www.facebook.com/events/655635101157740
Take Back the Power: Global Justice and the European Elections[...]
NHS campaigners condemn Whittington boss for ‘cover up’ over payroll link to MEP wife
NHS campaigners are “incredibly concerned” after it emerged that the chairman of the Whittington Hospital had not declared being on the payroll of his MEP wife. Dr Louise Irvine, London MEP candidate for the National Health Action Party, who campaigned outside[...]
OFFICIAL ‘OPENING’ OF THE BRIAN HAW MEMORIAL BENCH ON WHITSTABLE BEACH! by Julie Wassmer.
On Sunday 1st June members of Brian Haw’s family, including four of his children (see photo of Brian’s son Pete with his father at his graduation – one of the few events Brian interrupted his peace protest for) and a granddaughter,[...]