Monthly Archives: April 2020

April 27 – Online Day Of Action – Communities Not Cages! Release2SaveLives

From the Campaign Against Prison Expansion: “We call this day of action on Monday 27th April to demand the release of all incarcerated women and other people held in women’s prisons. WATCH THIS SPACE FOR UPDATES ON MONDAY! To get … Continue reading

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The Croydon Pizza Hut struggle continues, and other updates

A few updates: From the Croydon Solidarity Network: #PizzaHutPayUp – 25th April In support of Pizza Hut workers, Croydon Solidarity Network calls for those able to, to gather outside Lewisham Pizza or Wandsworth Pizza Hut on Saturday, 25th April at … Continue reading

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Help Ferguson prisoner Josh Williams make parole

From the new Free Josh Williams support site:   Josh is up for parole in June of 2020. In order to strengthen his chances for release, he needs letters that attest to his character and the support he’ll have once … Continue reading

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Croydon Pizza Hut delivers a hot’n’tasty case of wage theft

From Croydon Solidarity Network: “Simon Byrne, franchisee of ATEAM franchise of Pizza Hut. Owner of Croydon, Norbury, South Croydon, Horsham, Tonbridge Wells and Carshalton shops, has failed to pay all staff members for the last month of payment, some even … Continue reading

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Mid-April round-up: new resources, upcoming calls and more

A few potentially useful links: Peach-tree Pear-tree has a small but good resources section, including a basic mutual aid guide and know your rights cards for interacting with the police during coronavirus restrictions. Shut the Sites, the call to close … Continue reading

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International zoom meeting tonight at 7pm (BST): “They are killing us!” Workplace Action Now to Stop the Slaughter

From Reel News: International zoom meeting tonight at 7pm: “They are killing us!” Workplace Action Now to Stop the Slaughter Enough is enough. Working class people are dying across alll sectors because of being forced to do non-essential work, or … Continue reading

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Update on Ramsey Orta: time to get him free!

Ramsey Orta’s support team have posted a pair of updates, indicating that his immediate demands have been granted, but that getting him home is more urgent than ever, as the COVID-19 infection has begun spreading in the prison where he’s … Continue reading

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Urgent alert: Copwatcher Ramsey Orta facing harassment and danger

Ramsey Orta, who was subjected to a campaign of retaliation from the New York Police Department after filming the killing of his friend Eric Garner and is currently imprisoned, has reached out to supporters to report that he’s facing extremely … Continue reading

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Appeal to protect Stagecoach bus drivers, and updated events listings: blacklisting film and more…

A quick appeal that’s come through from Unite: Help Keep our Bus Drivers Safe Bus drivers are in the Coronavirus front line, making sure nurses, cleaners, NHS staff and other essential workers are able to get safely to work. The … Continue reading

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Early April round-up: wildcats, rent strikes, prison, Zoom calls and more…

A few notes and announcements of upcoming events: In work news, the Anarchist Communist Group have been doing a really good job of chronicling the ongoing walkouts by workers across the world refusing to risk their lives by going to … Continue reading

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