Struggles

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 […]

Protest against racially prejudiced laws
Migrants Struggles

Protest against racially prejudiced laws

The group “Fight Racism! Fight Imperialism!” are calling on Tuesday 30th November a picket of Communications House, a government building in East London, claiming it to be perpetrating racist immigration laws. Erica Buist An Immigration reporting Centre, Communications House is where asylum seekers must go to sign on “monthly, weekly, […]

Cuts: activism in a capitalist crisis
Struggles United Kingdom

Cuts: activism in a capitalist crisis

Since the introduction of the budget cuts, students all over the UK have been protesting dramatic increases in tuition as well as program cuts. On Wednesday 8 December 2010, the student group Fight Racism, Fight Imperialism (FRFI) will be holding a discussion on the cuts to figure out what lies […]

Joel Linares and grassroots organisations
Struggles United Kingdom

Joel Linares and grassroots organisations

The Alborada Organisation, focused on independent coverage of Latin American issues, will host a discussion with community activist Joel Linares at the Union Tavern, Clerkenwell, London on Thursday 2 December 2010. In 1989, people in the Venezuelan community of Caracas stood in opposition against a rigorous economic programme. The opposition […]