Residents to turn Starbucks Barnet into a refuge from the cuts – a library and crèche - as part of UK Uncut’s national day of action against corporate tax avoidance this Saturday
Follows Occupy London supporters, Barnet residents and Barnet Alliance for Public Services (BAPS) taking over Barnet Council Cabinet last night in protest at[...]Read more →
Below are a variety of the responses coming in from Occupy London supporters to the Chancellor George Osborne’s Autumn Budget Statement.
Occupy London’s Economics Working Group: Minor restructuring of deckchairs on the Titanic – in favour of 1st class passengers
As usual the predicted onset of ‘recovery’ is kicked further down the road, bolstered by[...]
Richard D. Wolff is Professor of Economics Emeritus, University of Massachusetts, Amherst where he taught economics from 1973 to 2008.
He is currently a Visiting Professor in the Graduate Program in International Affairs of the New School University, New York City. He also teaches classes regularly at the Brecht Forum in Manhattan.
In this Skype[...]
The World Social Forum 2013 will take place in Tunis, Tunisia from the 26th to the 30th March (http://www.fsm2013.org/en/node/170).
This Forum will provide a strategic location for discussion of the issues of most concern to us. Tunisia has become a symbolic center for the global movement, as the ArabSpring was born there. March would[...]
Hello! Nine people are being prosecuted after the police crackdown on London Critical Mass in July. You could be a crucial witness for their defence or help us find one! Their trial is in February, but we need to gather evidence by December 10th. That’s really soon!
Ways you can help:
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This is a Call for a Mumble Meeting / Open Space on 30 November 2012 at 19.00 pm GMT
World Social Forum 2013 will be taking place in Monastir, Tunis in March. This Forum might be a strategic space for us. Tunis has become a symbolic place for the global movement, as the Arab [...]
Up the Anti is a one day conference to think about and discuss how we lay claim to the future that we want and deserve. It will host an eclectic mix of sessions, ranging from in-depth seminars and debates to participatory, facilitated discussions and workshops. There are many questions we need to ask, including:
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Earthian, formerly of the Occupy LSX camp, Finsbury Square and Occupy Nomads, is now on a solo peace mission to the Middle East. This is his story.
I am in Sulaymaniyah in North Iraq.
I am scouting for a good place to open a camp here in the centre of the city so that[...]
• An afternoon; of stories, photos, short films, food and histories
• 1pm to 5pm………………..
• History of the building and local area
• Libraries; more than a public service
• The campaign to save Friern Barnet Library
• One Barnet – what does it mean?
• Local campaigns – what works?