Upcoming disability actions: West Midlands and Scotland

The Disabled People Against Cuts network seem to have decided on a “trash the tories/not the fucking tories” approach to the election, and as part of this the West Midlands branch will be out in Birmingham on Wednesday 17th explaining why disabled people fear and oppose the tories. They also have a bit of online activity planned, if anyone feels like joining in with that.

Further in the future, and further North, the Scottish network Action Against Austerity are planning a week of action from June 12th-17th demanding Holyrood protect disability benefits and scrap the process of re-assessment. There’s a facebook event set up here, although there’s not a huge amount of information on it so far.


About nothingiseverlost

"The impulse to fight against work and management is immediately collective. As we fight against the conditions of our own lives, we see that other people are doing the same. To get anywhere we have to fight side by side. We begin to break down the divisions between us and prejudices, hierarchies, and nationalisms begin to be undermined. As we build trust and solidarity, we grow more daring and combative. More becomes possible. We get more organized, more confident, more disruptive and more powerful."
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