UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
30-04-2013 17:32Article written by contributor who is currently serving a 120 hour community payback order, in which they are required to do a program of unpaid work for the terrible "community"1. This Article forms the First part of a short series detailing different aspects and analysis of the community payback program, from thinking about the actions being performed and their implications to offering a kind of insight into what this shit is actually like. Please distribute to anyone you know who might be about to get sentenced to community payback.
29-04-2013 21:21Having voted for Council officers to implement cuts to staff take home pay of up to £95 per week a leading Brighton Green Party Councillor has said compared staff strike proposals to the winter of discontent
28-04-2013 17:56Demand for an End to the Attacks on the Zapatista Support Base Community of San Marcos Avilés
28-04-2013 17:53In Chiapas there is a latent threat of forced displacement against the Zapatistas, and there has been a new political assassination.
27-04-2013 15:18On Saturday May 4th, starting at 1pm, Unite Community members will be protesting outside Poundland on the Moor as part of the ongoing national campaign against the government's workfare schemes. We hope you can make it. For more information, see the facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/226383464152953/
Saturday May 4.
Media contact: Oliver Munnion at email@example.com or on 07917693337
Trial background - http://indymedia.org.uk/en/2013/04/508694.html
Law background - http://indymedia.org.uk/en/2013/04/508759.html
24-04-2013 08:01CURO Housing appoints senior management consultant to oversee the development and sale of the charitable assets of the registered social landlord Somer Community Housing Trust.(SCHT)
23-04-2013 21:20Action for the Amazon is planning to hold a small fluffy demo out side the Brzillian embassy on Friday the 26th April. Please come and show your support for the Achaur tribe who's land will be flooded, and call the Brazillian government to halt the dam buiding.
We plan to take potted plants to the embassy to offer them somthing to re-plant with.
23-04-2013 17:03On Friday 20/4/13, Scotland's largest producer of surface mined coal, Scottish Coal went into liquidation. LAON's press release suggests that reasons other than those which have dominated news items about this event, lie behind this collapse. This press release aims at putting the record strait. In so doing, it raises questions as to whether large scale opencast mining operations, under present circumstanace will ever be profitable in Scotland again.
23-04-2013 10:47Leeds Council sign cosy deal in which a Tory councillor run private security firm will fine the public on public streets in a breathtaking reduction of civil rights.