Category Archives: Housing

Late June round-up of workplace, legal and other news

A quick roundup of ongoing struggles and upcoming events: At SOAS, an occupation’s just ended after occupiers received confirmation that: The refectory will remain open, and staff redundancies have been reversed. All catering staff will be moved onto the better … Continue reading

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London latest: police killing in Newham, dangerous flats in Barnet

New developments in London: the police have killed a man, Edir Frederico Da Costa, known as Edson, in Beckton, Newham. I don’t know what the response will look like yet, but see the JusticeforEdson hashtag to keep up with that … Continue reading

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Workplace, antifascist and other struggles: late June-early July round-up

Another round-up of upcoming events across a few different fronts: Two ongoing disputes, where things are happening very quickly, are at SOAS and Picturehouse Cinemas. At SOAS, the Justice for Workers group occupied the directorate in response to job cuts, … Continue reading

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Grenfell Tower: more ways to help

In addition to the various humanitarian appeals that are going around, there’s now a fighting fund specifically for Grenfell Action Group, to help them take on those responsible for the disaster. In addition, a new website, Grenfell Support, has been … Continue reading

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Grenfell: one local’s perspective

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Grenfell latest: Grime tonight (Thursday 15th), demand justice tomorrow

Two upcoming events supporting the Grenfell victims: tonight there’s a grime night in Shepherds’ Bush raising money for those affected, hosted by New Grime Order and BurnOut LDN. Tomorrow there’s a demonstration outside the Department for Communities and Local Government, … Continue reading

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Radical Housing Network statement on Grenfell

From the Radical Housing Network, a London-wide alliance of groups including Grenfell Action Group: “‘Managed decline’ of council housing and contempt for tenants contributed to fire Radical Housing Network, a London-wide alliance of groups fighting for housing justice, said the … Continue reading

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