The Newham Monitoring Project (NMP) have launched a stop and search hotline as part of their response to this summer’s Olympic Games. Between July and August, the eyes of the world will be on Newham, where most of the sporting action will be taking place. This means that Newham and surrounding boroughs will see a […]Read more →
Below is a transcript we’ve received from representatives of Industrial Workers of the World Cleaners’ Branch
An extract of the transcript can be heard on this video:
From London Antifascists
This Saturday 25th February, we will be laying a wreath at theÂ International Brigades Memorial, Jubilee Gardens SE1 at 1pm to commemorate
our fallen comrade. We encourage all antifascists and radicals to join us.
PUBLIC MEETING STOP DEPORTATIONS!
To Nigeria, Jamaica, Ghana, Afghanistan, DR Congo, Sri Lanka…
Saturday 25th February 3-5pm
Peckham Library, 2nd Floor
Facebook event Â»
From UK Uncut
On Saturday 28th January in central London, a group of disabled, sick and elderly people are going to engage in a daring and disruptive act of civil disobedience, and theyâ€™ve asked for our support. Meet at 11.30am at Holborn tube station with a charged Oyster card, ready to […]
By Matt Potter / @mattpotter
Some stories write themselves. Some never get written, though theyâ€™re better by far. Thereâ€™s something irreducible about them, too many loose ends. They donâ€™t have neat beginnings and endings. They donâ€™t fit our (journalistsâ€™, readersâ€™) idea of the arc. Sometimes theyâ€™re just collected impressions.
This oneâ€™s like that, and Iâ€™m setting it […]
At least six people were arrested in London after setting up a camp in Trafalgar Square while they were trying to establish a third camp in the city in order to galvanise the general population against systemic injustices in society, and also to remind people about the upcoming November 30th strike, which is expected to be the biggest British strike since 1926.Read more →
Great video by Reel News demo:
Also there is a Sparks/Siteworker demonstration on Wednesday 19th October at 7am, outside Blackfriars station. It is to protest against Balfour Beatty Engineering Services who are cutting workers wages by 35% and terminating 1700 jobs.Read more →
The Cleaners of Guildhall, many of whom are members of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW), are holding a rally and demonstration at the Guildhall this Friday at 9am. They are demanding respect at work and calling on the Corporation of London and its cleaning subcontractor to ensure they receive the London Living Wage […]Read more →
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