Tag Archives: Aaron Porter

Recent highlights from the struggle

So, it’s been a while since I last found the time to write anything on this. Not a massive amount of time, only just over three weeks, but things are moving amazingly fast at the moment, so there’s an awful … Continue reading

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Egypt, England, solidarity and selfishness

Obviously,  the ongoing Egyptian revolt’s pretty much the biggest story happening at the moment, but I really don’t have enough background knowledge of the situation to offer any kind of informed, original analysis of it, so if I tried to … Continue reading

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Despicable

I’m sure there’s a lot more to say about today’s demonstrations, but right now I just want to celebrate this. I try to avoid peppering my posts with wanky quotes from “great thinkers” too much, but just this once I’ll … Continue reading

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Day X3, 9th December: They won the vote, but who won the riot?

Something really good has happened. I can’t say about anywhere else, but where I live the ice is starting to melt. This is nice in and of itself, because it means you can walk up the street without risking falling … Continue reading

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Make one, two, three, many Day Xs!

So, the day before the next day of action, currently being dubbed as Day X2. What’s been happening in the meantime? The Edinburgh uni occupation’s started a valiant attempt to keep track of the various occupations here, complete with contact … Continue reading

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Millbank riots aftermath – day 2

So, 2 days after the smashing of tory HQ, what else is there to say? The first really encouraging development to come out of it has been the occupation of Manchester uni against fees. Although it’s now over, it does … Continue reading

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Celebrate the Millbank rioters! (Or: Why even when I’m wrong it proves I’m right)

First of all, it needs to be said just how brilliant yesterday was. Sights like this: make my little red and black heart swell with pride. A quick round-up of some of the best reports I’ve been able to find: … Continue reading

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