Category Archives: Health

Late November round-up: Courier strikes, rent strike victory, upcoming deportation flight and much more

Another quick roundup: Deliveroo and UberEats couriers in Sheffield went out on strike on Wednesday November 25th, with demands including a living wage, due process and an end to arbitrary sackings, and a hiring freeze. This last demand is one … Continue reading

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NHS pay demos, Saturday 8th August, and Builder’s Crack movie now online

Two quick updates: Saturday 8th August will see protests by NHS workers and their supporters across the country in response to the government leaving them out of an already-measly public sector pay increase: NHS workers across the country are organising … Continue reading

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No Safety, No Work zoom meeting, July 14, and other notes

The Anarchist Communist Group are launching a new “No Safety, No Work” campaign, with a Zoom meeting planned for Tuesday July 14: “Many workers are being asked to work in unsafe environments. Many more will be asked to do so … Continue reading

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Urgent call to support Jalil Muntaqim, infected with Covid-19 after his release was blocked

Jalil Muntaqim, a former Black Panther/Black Liberation Army member held in prison since 1971, has been infected with coronavirus after the New York Attorney General actively chose to block a court order approving his release. One of his relatives has … Continue reading

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Wallsend woe: Shut Smulders and more

A few quick updates: Reel News have an urgent callout for the North East: SMULDERS: TAKE ACTION TO SHUT THIS DANGEROUS SITE DOWN Today Reel News are putting out a call to take action at a particularly dangerous site – … Continue reading

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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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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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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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