Many Happy Returns! #occupydemocracy pledges to return monthly until general election
Occupiers intent on transforming our democracy to make it work for people not profit have pledged to return to the Square every month until the general election in May 2015.
Occupy Democracy was launched in October of this year to highlight the[…]
Crossposted from NoDashforGas
The Infrastructure Bill and the new legal duty to maximise emissions by Melanie Strickland.
Published 11 December 2014
“It reads like a sweetie shop for corporate lobbyists, and for all those still intent on their neo-liberal deregulatory crusade.” Jonathon Porritt in his blog sums up everything that’s wrong with the Infrastructure[…]
Barnet Greens Talk: The Prostitute State by Donnachadh McCarthy.
This video explains the Prostitute State and what happened to the mainstream neo-liberal parties. How they were bought by the corporations. It also points to the problems faced by the Green Party, especially when they get closer to the seat of power.
The Prostitute State[…]
Haldane Society lecture and questions 03/12/2014
Here’s a link to my talk about why the anti fracking campaign matters at Haldane Society of Socialist Lawyers last night, and Tom Wainwright spoke about the legal cases against community protectors. ~Melanie Strickland.
On another note:
VICE did a great job with their fracking documentary now out, with[…]
This morning at 11am I have to report to Charing Cross Police Station to be interviewed.
There is the police answer and there is my answer.
The Police Answer:
is that I have been arrested for firstly having been in possession of a folded sheet of tarpaulin whilst peacefully protesting about the[…]
The Sun is today attacking Occupy supporter Russell Brand for the fact his landlord paid no taxes.
I have emailed him the following extract about Murdoch’s genuinely hypocritical tax avoidance from The Prostitute State:
“Almost every single one of these media billionaires are up to their eyeballs in tax-havens or legal tax-avoidance of one form[…]
December Call Out from #occupydemocracy…
Many Happy Returns!
Occupy Democracy will be returning to Parliament Square at least once a month until the General Election in May 2015.
The next occupation will take place over the weekend of the 20-21st December.
Join us, from 11am on Saturday 20th December, to remind[…]
A few of the streams from the November Occupy Parliament Square.
Free Nelson Mandela.
East End Howler
Natalie Bennett, Leader of the Green Party of England and Wales.
Lock On and Talk about the Prostitute State
Jeremy from Quebec Student Movement. Part 1
Jeremy from Quebec Student Movement. Part 2[…]Read more →
Today, residents of Newcastle stood strong and peacefully resisted an eviction! We prove at court, incapacity to work, and are now chasing council for multiple failures.
If we had not rushed straight back to the flat, ignoring press outside, we would have missed the locksmith trying to gain entry, to change the locks and[…]