Tag Archives: Barrett Brown

The centre cannot hold: 2016 in review

So, this was a pretty brutal year in a lot of ways. It wasn’t all grim all the time, but there was certainly more than enough pain and misery to go around. This is an attempt to try and trace … Continue reading

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Early December round-up of workplace, housing, and other news

The cleaners organising through the UVW at the London School of Economics have extended their deadline to Friday 2nd December, but if their demands aren’t met by that point they’ll be declaring a formal dispute, and there’s a demo to … Continue reading

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Send him a postcard, darling: wish Barrett Brown a happy birthday

On 14 August 2016, Barrett Brown will turn 35 years old. It will be the fourth birthday he’s spent behind bars as a consequence of reporting on the Stratfor hack that helped to expose the extent of corporate spying. While … Continue reading

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