UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
06-12-2013 13:36On the days demonstration, cops intrude on gathering in front of University senate, 'kettle' hundreds, arrest some 14-15 year old schoolkids
Local youth attack police station in Aigaleo, Athens, "in the name of what is proper"
Starving school pupil in Patras eats garbage food binned by clasmates, not the first time she was hungry.
Elswehere 1000s are forced to go to school hungry and return home with an empty belly.
A town in N Greece has no heating oil for schools, all are closed.
The main demo for Alexi is at 6pm.
03-12-2013 19:47A protest took place outside the Wrexham Jobcentre at lunchtime today against changes to the benefits system.
01-12-2013 19:11Mission of the OP, to highlight the homeless situation in areas throughout the UK. Build up a resource network for food supply, blankets clothes socks etc
30-11-2013 17:20Join the nearest protest or action and take part in online actions posted on boycottworkfare.org throughout the week.
Plan an action at a Jobcentre or workfare exploiter near you - let us know about actions and leafletting on this group or email email@example.com
And help spread the word!
30-11-2013 09:27In response to a question at the University of Florida recently, Noam Chomsky claimed that there were only “a miniscule number of architects and engineers” who felt that the official account of WTC Building 7 should be treated with skepticism. Chomsky followed-up by saying, “a tiny number—a couple of them—are perfectly serious.”
If signing your name and credentials to a public petition on the subject means being serious, then Noam Chomsky’s tiny number begins at 2,100, not counting scientists and other professionals. Why would Chomsky make such an obvious exaggeration when he has been presented with contradictory facts many times?
24-11-2013 11:54You are warmly invited to join a talk and discussion on the situation in Syria, followed by a planning meeting, on Wednesday 27th November, from 6.30 to 9.30pm.
Venue: London Action Resource Centre (LARC), 62 Fieldgate Street (corner of Parfett Street), Whitechapel, London E1 1ES
23-11-2013 20:07Squat campaigners have occupied and camped in the forecourt of a Tory Constituency Office in Finchley. It's the office of Mike Freer MP, one of the architects of the Section 144 law against squatting. They've received a lot of support from locals and are set to stay awhile.
DWP: acting UNLAWFULLY!
Come to the meeting to plan action we can take against the council, DWP and the tribunals services to force them to hear all appeals and stop implementing the bedroom tax! Sat 30 November, 3pm, St Michael's Centre, 2 Raby St, Newcastle NE62AL.
20-11-2013 18:35On the 28th of October 2013, 11 of the 13 Basque Political Prisoners who
are in Sevilla’s prison started a hunger strike to fight for their rights.
20-11-2013 16:13Just think, dear Foxtons,
how will you ever know again if that rich lady or gent coming in to look at all the expensive flats
is a real customer or an actor about to lead you on another hunt?
Article with pictures here:
17-11-2013 14:45The struggle of the compañerxs is of great relevance at a global level for the proposal for an autonomous struggle, based in their indigenous worldview ) and for the freedom of the indigenous peoples. National and international support is essential such as the letter campaign promoted by the by the UK Zapatista Solidarity Network.
16-11-2013 12:34Check out episode 130 of Dissident Island Radio - broadcast from London, UK on 15 November 2013 - the show features: