Some people may have read the article of the richest Member of Parliament, Richard Benyon, who bought the New Era Estate and is now hiking up the rents. Those who cannot pay the increase will be evicted. An example of Rentier Capitalism at it’s worse.
This is an open letter sent by one of the[...]
STRIKE! Magazine presents: We Do Not Consent!
Tuesday 8th July, 7pm – 8.30pm, Committee Room 9, House of Commons
“The police are the public and the public are the police” said cop-founder Robert Peel in 1829. What a noble sentiment! A delightful idea! “I know, we could get people to run themselves, it’d be great,[...]
Cross Posted from the Corporate Europe Observatory
by Pia Eberhardt.
Do you wonder which businesses are pushing most for the proposed EU-US trade deal TTIP? Or where they come from? And who has most access to EU negotiators? CEO’s at-a-glance info-graphics shine a light on the corporate lobby behind the TTIP talks.
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What with the NHS,Fracking,TTIP,selling off our water selling more of our public services NOW THIS!…Scriptonite explaining the INFRASTRUCTURE BILL & the land registry sell off. Allowing all the public spaces. That’s parks, moors, commons, beaches and even roads…to be sold off into private corporate ownership, for energy companies to #frack and build nuclear without the[...]Read more →
Solidarity call out for Arms Fair Blockader Dan Ashman
Please support our comrade Dan at his trial tomorrow, from 9.30am at Stratford Magistrates’ Court. Outrageously, the CPS has not yet dropped the case against Dan (an obstruction charge), for his principled protest against the DSEI arms fair. Even though we were arrested and charged at[...]
The concept of the War Machine film is lots of short clips of people’s testimonies. Everyone will get 5 minutes each and then we will open it up to the floor.
The war machine is everything. Capitalism, consumerism, privatisation of public services, low pay no pay zero hour contracts. Recapitalization of banks through public funds[...]Read more →
An insight to the hard work and organisation involved in arranging a protest with DPAC. Originally posted by http://theaccidentalacnarchist.wordpress.com/
A few months ago I was invited by DPAC ( Disabled People Against the Cuts) to get involved with a protest about the Independent Living fund which is due to be cut. With out this[...]
Disabled People Against Cuts have been campaigning for their human rights for the last few years and the ConDems would prefer to ignore them. There have been protests and pickets outside the DWP (Department for Work and Pensions), Petitions online and lobbying Members of Parliament, but Cameron and his cohorts would prefer that disabled people[...]Read more →
Patrick Connolly says:Former squatted student social centre is being evicted by Camden Council, on Friday 27 June at 9.15 am .
The property has been empty for about 15 years but the council refuse to let anyone use it. The locals and activists use the space to organise and hang out (It was also used[...]