Category Archives: Strikes

Quick events listing for mid-May

A very quick listing of a few events coming up in the next few weeks: There’s a national day of action called for the ongoing JustEat strike on Tuesday 17th, with a demo called at the JustEat HQ in London, … Continue reading

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Trials, May Day, bookfairs and more: late April/early May round-up

There’s an awful lot going on, here’s a very quick round-up of a few upcoming events: Saturday 23rd sees an antifascist callout against the “North East Frontline Patriots” in Newcastle, and a public meeting with Bristol Anarchist Black Cross, Bristol … Continue reading

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How to sustain strike action and win: 15th June, 6pm

An important online meeting coming up in June, hosted by Strike Map and others: How to sustain strike action and win What if a few days or weeks of strike action do not work? What if your action goes on … Continue reading

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Mid-March round-up: Bristol repression, strikes, Ukraine solidarity

A few very quick notes: In repression news, there’s been more developments in the Bristol Kill the Bill trials, with two more defendants receiving prison sentences recently. Mariella Gedge-Rogers was given five and a half years for riot, while Jasmine … Continue reading

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Mid-Feb round-up: rail, university and hospital strikes, and more

A few upcoming events and other notes: To start off with, there’s a few ongoing strikes, including the all-out action at Chep in Manchester, where talks have just started after two solid months of the strike, the Pay the Rate … Continue reading

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JustEat and Actavo strikes: upcoming events for Jan 23rd-24th

Just a quick plug for two upcoming events: On Sunday 23rd, there’s a rally for the ongoing JustEat/Stuart Delivery strike in Sheffield: Monday 24th will see four simultaneous protests in support of the striking Actavo scaffolders, in Dublin, Brigg, Livingston … Continue reading

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Ten highlights of 2021

I don’t particularly have much to offer in the way of thoughtful analysis of last year, but there’s a few moments I think deserve to be remembered. There have been various end-of-year round-ups, I’ll try to collect a few decent … Continue reading

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Early December round-up: Sheffield JustEat strike, Kill the Bill prisoners, and more

A few upcoming events: On Monday 6th, Sheffield JustEat delivery drivers organised through the IWGB are due to strike against a pay cut. You can donate to their strike funds here. Security guards organised through the UVW at Great Ormond … Continue reading

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Sheffield JustEat couriers to strike against pay cut

Couriers working for JustEat/Stuart Delivery in Sheffield have now announced plans to strike and hold a series of protests against a new payment structure that will slash their earnings. The IWGB union stated: “On Sunday 28 November at 12 noon, … Continue reading

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Mid-November round-up: Facebook cleaners, university strikes, care home victory and more

A very quick round-up of a few upcoming events: On Saturday 20th, Shropshire NEU are organising a protest in support of John Boken, a local union rep who’s been unfairly sacked by bullying management. Also happening that evening, the IWW’s … Continue reading

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