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Occupy London Tours – January 2014 programme

Occupy London Tours – January 2014 programme
Forget Jack the Ripper and the London Dungeons, we show you the murky side of the capital’s more recent past.
Occupy London Tours is a free alternative tour company, run by volunteers, who want to throw open the secretive world of finance and politics for all to see.[...]

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GOODBYE GREENBELT? AN OCCUPIER’S RESPONSE.

This was an article in the guardian today.
Research for National Trust reveals more than half of councils with greenbelt land likely to allocate some for development.
Councils preparing to allocate greenbelt land for development, study shows
Response by David Dewhurst.
”Concreted over’ is a gross exaggeration. You can get about 30 decent semis or[...]

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PURPOSE OF THE G.A.: DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A STRATEGY MEETING, INTERNAL BUSINESS

MINUTES FROM ANDRIA:
Present were: Obi, Vica, Mark W, Jonni, Jamie, Mike G, Inka, Dave D, Tim F, Ellena, Steve B and Andria: .
Mark kicked off with a comment about the importance of thinking about OBJECTIVES & GOALS; where do we want to go and how are we gonna get there.. There was then[...]

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STRATEGY MEETING: INTERNAL/ W.G. MEETINGS SATURDAY 14/12/2013

AWAITING TRANSCRIPTION. Work in Progress.

Occupy London will hold every 3 months a meeting which will have at least 1 delegate from each working group present.
Working groups or individuals may also call GAs on specific issues when needed.
Internal issues may be taken to the strategy meeting, but if possible this should be avoided,[...]

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BARTON MOSS GIANT WIND TURBINE BLOCKADE!

Monday, 16th December 2013
Summary by Obi based on article in The Northern Gas Gala.
The fracking test site at Barton Moss has been blockaded with a giant wind turbine blade!
Around fifty people arrived at 5.30 this morning to leave this imaginative early Christmas gift for fracking company IGas.
The Barton Moss site, near[...]

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BARTON MOSS UPDATE FROM BIFF AND TIM.

BY Tim Williams
Police arresting a Legal Observer.
Below is a Barton Moss Protection Camp update from BIFF and Tim Williams, Legal Observer and Protector. They are in Barton Moss, Salford, Greater Manchester.
     
     

Update 9th December 2013. Monday evening Barton Moss Protection Camp:
“All bar one of our protectors[...]

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SALFORD POLICE TARGET PREGNANT AND ELDERLY AT BARTON MOSS PROTECTION CAMP

This article was derived from BIFF ! (Britain & Ireland Frack Free)
Published on 13 Dec 2013 on BIFF’s Facebook
The Greater Manchester Police are reaching new levels of brutality and unjustifiable arrest at IGas Barton Moss Drilling Site
Today, two of them threw a disabled man into a ditch – apparently breaking his knee[...]

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THE ECONOMIC RECOVERY IS A “STATISTICAL ILLUSION”: MORE MISLEADING OFFICIAL EMPLOYMENT FIGURES.

As claims of economic recovery take hold on either side of the Atlantic, there is a risk that Occupy and other activists will struggle to gain sufficient momentum to halt the dismantling of health, environment and social protections and challenge the austerity prescription. No doubt most people are much poorer than five years ago but[...]

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10,000 Cuts and Counting event in Leicester.

10,000 Cuts and Counting event in Leicester.
By Michael Barker 08/12/2013
Yesterday around 50 protesters gathered by the Clock Tower in Leicester to remember those whose have died and those still suffering as a result of the Government’s assault on the vulnerable, most particularly the disabled. A number of people effected by the Government’s assault[...]

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