An Occupiers Perspective

This section aims to provide a space for the varied and diverse voices of Occupy London.
 
 

Yes, the planet got destroyed. But for a beautiful moment in time we created alot of value for shareholders

Yes, the planet got destroyed. But for a beautiful moment in time we created alot of value for shareholders.
There is a shocking and naive assumption that business people know how to govern nations as they do in their companies. Thus we get Trump and the Tories. The problem about this stupidity is that one[…]

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John Harris of the Guardian, quotes Trotsky in order to denounce the “Bolshevism” of the Tory Brexiteers

John Harris of the Guardian, quotes Trotsky in order to denounce the “Bolshevism” of the Tory Brexiteers…. “only fools and zealots” would embrace revolution, he says. Well, actually, the Bolsheviks did set out to overturn the capitalist state, which you can’t say about the Tories!
Harris displays a visceral fear and hatred of revolution that[…]

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‘Bankers the real terrorists’: Occupy attacks London police for labeling protesters ‘extremists’

‘Bankers the real terrorists’: Occupy attacks London police for labeling protesters ‘extremists’

This popped up today. Sometimes I forget that this government classes me as a domestic extremist………
Janie Mac, an Occupier and construction worker, told RT the City of London regarded the protestors as extremists because they posed a serious threat to capitalism.
“This[…]

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Another we knew has passed.

Another we knew has passed. Those of us who made a fuss in 2009-2014, the cost is high.

The sky is crying today for Joey who moved on to the next part of his journey last night. He was many things: recycling passion man, stalwart of so many festivals, road protests, peace camps and Occupy[…]

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Preston New Road, Outside the Cuadrilla gates of Hell 30th June 2017

NEWS
Preston New Road, Outside the Cuadrilla gates of Hell 30th June 2017. Please support the good people of Lancashire.

Lancashire Police have drafted in officers from other forces to launch a 24-hour operation at the fracking site in Fylde.
Current £450,000 tax payers’ money ([per month) budgeted for the Police to act as Cuadrilla[…]

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July 12th 2017 Women’s Call Hosted by Nanashire and RAFF – Residents Action on Fylde Fracking

Women’s Call Hosted by Nanashire and RAFF – Residents Action on Fylde Fracking
Women’s Call Hosted by Nanashire and RAFF – Residents Action on Fylde Fracking
Nana call out to ALL women… we need you to bring the power of our sisterhood to confront the violence being endured by the peaceful sons and daughters of[…]

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SNAP Action: Turnbull receiving immigration prize from Rudd.

This reads like a distasteful Daily Mash Article! The Prime Minister of Australia who locks refugees up for years on G4S run detention centres on remote islands, where some have been killed and assaulted, is receiving an award for his “non-discriminatory immigration policy” from Amber Rudd!!!
What the actual frack! If you can make this[…]

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Day 125 in the Cuadrilla House – Words and Deeds and how it’s not meant to be..

Day 125 in the Cuadrilla House
Words and Deeds and how it’s not meant to be.. by Tina Louise Rothery

Day 125 in the Cuadrilla House… and the good people are bleeding, bruised and under attack – though not broken, never broken as the worse it gets – the tougher we grow. All though at[…]

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PRIVATE MONEY CORRUPTS DEMOCRACY

By Peter Dombi; cross-posted from Our Broken System
 
This week it was announced that a major Tory donor, Sir Andrew Cook, was threatening to cut his funding of the party if they pursued a ‘Hard Brexit’ in their upcoming negotiations with the EU*. Now many people may agree with his view as to what[…]

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