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In the Context of Permanent War
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In the Context of Permanent War

On the 29th and 30th of January, the Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign (SPSC) will be hosting a conference to be held at St Georges West Centre in Edinburgh. The event will be focused on “Palestine in the Context of the Drive to Permanent War,” on relations between Israel and Palestine […]

Network X mobilising the opposition
Struggles United Kingdom

Network X mobilising the opposition

They are calling a gathering on the weekend of the 15th of January in Manchester for all networks, affiliations, organisations and individuals alike against both cuts and capitalism to join and unite as one powerful community. Since the Coalition has come into power they have responded to the tough economic […]

Tax corporations, not the poor
Struggles United Kingdom

Tax corporations, not the poor

This will be one of many calls reverberating through the streets of central London on January 15th, as protesters plan to demonstrate against the 2.5% increase in VAT. The event’s organisers UK Uncut plan to meet outside the Vodafone store at 350 Oxford Street at 1pm and move on to […]

The Black Lists
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The Black Lists

Every fight has its price and sometimes one of these is the stigmatization of the workers who organize for their rights. This could mean that workers are not able to find employment as easily or that companies fabricate excuses to dismiss them. Jacob Lagnado These cases demonstrate that blacklists exist […]

Save the Shrouk!…
Human Rights Struggles

Save the Shrouk!…

Deeming Egypt a “safe country”, the United Kingdom Border Agency have refused the family asylum in the UK. But as an openly lesbian teenager hiding from a cruel and abusive father, for Shrouk Egypt would be far from safe. Erica Buist Shrouk El-Atter and her relatives will be deported from […]