Monthly Archives: July 2019

Help Ramsey Orta, imprisoned copwatcher who filmed Eric Garner’s death, make parole

You can sign a community letter in support of his parole application here: Thank you all so much for your support of my partner Ramsey Orta over the past few years. Five years after NYPD suffocated Eric Garner to death … Continue reading

Posted in Repression | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Unite day of action against Universal Credit, Thursday 1st August

As always with events of this nature, one-off days of action called by national bodies like Unite are no substitute for the ongoing work of building power among claimants at a local level and on a day-to-day basis, but they’ve … Continue reading

Posted in Unemployment/claimants and welfare | Tagged , | 4 Comments

Deliveroo riders strike back, cleaners organising across London, union involvement in blacklisting and more: general class struggle round-up for mid-July

A few further updates and things I missed out of my last post: The strike at Colloids in Merseyside seems to have come to a quiet end, although it’s hard to find out what exactly was agreed – there are … Continue reading

Posted in Anarchists, Strikes, Unions, Work | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Quick events listings for mid-July

A few quick listings: This weekend, on Saturday 20th, Norwich Anarchist Communist Group host a video showing and discussion on “YouTube, Social Media and Anarchy – Bringing Radical Politics to the Masses”. Next weekend, there’s quite a bit of stuff … Continue reading

Posted in Anarchists, Strikes, Unions, Work | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments

Upcoming IWW and IWGB actions, outsourced cleaners and caterers start indefinite strike, more action to save London Black Women’s Project

A few quick updates on things not covered in the last round-up: The Angry Workers of the World are asking for a solidarity phone-in to a beauty salon that underpaid a building worker. They ask: “Dear fellow workers, Hope you … Continue reading

Posted in Gender, Strikes, Unions, Work | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment