Monthly Archives: March 2020

A disciplinary hearing in the middle of a pandemic: reinstate Percy!

From the United Voices of the World union, and via the South Essex Heckler:   SOLIDARITY CALL OUT FOR PERCY Percy is a cleaner at King’s college with 5 years on the job, and a UVW executive committee member, who’s … Continue reading

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FreeThemAll4PublicHealth – Week of Online Action

From the Community Action on Prison Expansion campaign: As #COVID-19 spreads, and emergency preparations are made to mitigate the impact of the pandemic – CAPE are calling on the government, and @MoJGovUK, to act in the interest of public health … Continue reading

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Upcoming online events and new base union support groups: Russian anarchists, the poll tax and more

A few online events that you can sort-of-join-in-with while you’re self-isolating/social distancing/recovering from another day at work if you work at a really vital institution that can’t be closed down, like the NHS or Wetherspoons: On Saturday 21st March, Russian … Continue reading

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Mutual aid, isolation and the crisis: a few links

(by the Autonomous Design Group, for Living Rent) A few links that might be useful for anyone else trying to get their heads around the fast-changing situation. To start off with, commentary from a few libertarian/anarchist perspectives: Discussing the Covid-19 … Continue reading

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COVID-19 UK Mutual Aid groups: a list

A full, regularly updated list can be found here – currently at over 190 groups and likely to keep growing. Republished from Freedom:   As the global COVID-19 pandemic is upon us, a number of mutual aid groups have started … Continue reading

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Class struggle news and events round-up for early March

Another round-up of recent news and upcoming events: In some good news for renters, two different women have won out-of-court settlements from “No DSS” letting agents – there’s no specific ban on the practice, but it seems that letting agents … Continue reading

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