• Home
  • Articles posted by Polly Tikkle

Author Archive

Latest On Gaza 2014

This post will try to keep up with the latest on the war in Gaza. Updated 28-07-14

 
WHEN WILL THE ISRAELI CITIZENRY TURN ITS BACK ON THE HOLOCAUST AND STOP HURTING THE PALESTINIANS FOR THE CRIME THEY DID NOT COMMIT? 
 

AMIRA HAAS’s OPINION IN HAARATZ:

Israel’s attack on Gaza is revenge for the[...]

Read more →
 

GERMANY TO REJECT CETA

There is a a lot of talk and pats on the back in on-line media that Germany is to reject the Canada-EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA), commonly referred to as the “Canadian TTIP”.
If true this is wonderful news for all the people who support workers and environment rights, democracy and their national[...]

Read more →
 

Occupy Public Assembly For Gaza #OccupyTheOccupation

 

 
We sent out the call through our social media although there was little pre planning. In a relatively spontaneous fashion we wanted to create a space that compliments the large marches (between 45-60,000 turned up yesterday) and utilises the energy and interest of the crowd at the end of such loud, potent and[...]

Read more →
 

On TTIP and the NHS, they are trying to bamboozle us

Crossposted from Open Democracy
John Hilary
The TTIP trade treaty talks re-opened in Brussels last week. We should not be reassured by the convenient ‘leak’ of a private letter between key TTIP advocates claiming the treaty poses no threat to the NHS.

The NHS has become a key battleground for the Transatlantic Trade and Investment[...]

Read more →
 

Thousands March Against Attack On Gaza

People chanted and marched for 2.5 hours from Downing Street to the Israeli Embassy in Kensington to protest the latest Israeli military operation – Operation Protective Edge – in Gaza.
The death toll of OPE is now 307 Palestinians and 2 Israelis and 1 Bedoiun child (by a Hamas rocket). Israeli claims this operation is[...]

Read more →
 

9 Brands You Can Boycott to Hold Israel Accountable for Its Violation of International Law

With the war in Gaza raging on it is time to be reminded that the Boycott Divestment Sanctions Movement is one to join in action and spirit.
The achievement of the BDS movement to date, is the most powerful message the international community can send to the Israeli government and the Israeli Jewish people (who[...]

Read more →
 

Booming London Property Prices By Borough

Crossposted from Delivery Quote Compare

London was never a particularly cheap place to live – in fact, Rightmove’s figures suggest that the average asking price of a property in London has risen by £80,000 since the start of 2014. As a result, prices are now at an all-time high, and only look set to rise[...]

Read more →
 

OCCUPY WALL STREET PORTRAITS

Crossposted from kickstarter 
Support is required.
 

Photos of activists and their hopes for change. The Occupy Portraits is ready to publish, if you take action and donate now.

Until the funding comes through for the archival print edition, please click here to enjoy an on-line version of the book for free.

When the Occupy[...]

Read more →
 

UK OIL COMPANY SOCO, LEAVES VIRUNGA THANKS TO WWF

Crossposted from the World Wildlife Fund

Thank you!
Hundreds of thousands of you drew the line, and told UK oil company Soco to leave Virunga  and it worked! Theyve committed to end their operations in Virunga, Africas oldest national park and remain out of all World Heritage Sites.
Each and every one of the[...]

Read more →
 
© 2012 Occupy London
Powered By DynamiX