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Welcome to the online version of Investigating Companies: A Do-It-Yourself Handbook. The more you know about companies that are messing you around, the more effective your challenge against them can be. This handbook is designed to help you find the information you need. The focus is on UK companies[…]
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Wednesday, 28 May 2014 18:45
Written by Bronwen Handyside
Bronwen Handyside, of Keep our NHS Public and Unite, looks at what’s happening to our NHS and how we protect one of Britain’s most cherished treasures from big business
Fight for our NHS
“THE NHS has provided what no other country in[…]
SELPA: South East London People’s Assembly
As part of the People’s Assembly Against Austerity. SELPA aims to cover the South East of London. Bexley, Bromley, Greenwich, Lewisham, Southwark.
An Introduction to the Economics of Austerity and the Alternatives.
With Michael Burke, economist and campaigner for the People’s Assembly Against Austerity, and[…]
Germany and Australia had tens of thousands marching against GMO’s.
The London organisers burnt out from the previous two and kudos to Mirzan who stepped in and volunteered his time. The demo ended up with barely eighty people opposite the front gates of Downing Street.
If there is to be another and to have the[…]
Many Europeans living in the UK reported being knocked back for not having the correct paperwork.
It could be massive bureaucratic bungle or a targeted attack on democracy. Either way an action group is forming tomorrow to see if anything can be done about it.
We Could Not Vote In The EU[…]
By Ladar Levison
Published in Guardian Tuesday 20 May 2014 12.30
For the first time, the founder of an encrypted email startup that was supposed to insure privacy for all reveals how the FBI and the US legal system made sure we don’t have the right to much privacy in the first place[…]
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![…]
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.