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Emergency Use Only: understanding and reducing the use of food banks in the UK

24 Nov 2014: Visiting a food bank should be a last resort: we all hope that if times get hard, the safety net is there to make sure we …

Unite the Resistance Conference

29 Aug 2014: Care UK strikers the latest speakers to confirm for 15 November Unite the Resistance ‘Organising to Win’ conference Care …

Metropolitan Police Civilian Staff striking on New Year’s Eve.

25 Dec 2013: Met Police Staff striking on New Years Eve in protest against below inflation pay rise 1%.

Machine Guns vs Disabled People : Ministers quake facing the wrath of disabled people. - See more

12 Dec 2013: For the past few months, we at Disabled People Against Cuts have been receiving emails daily from disabled people and disabled …

Video: claimants protest as DWP tries to overturn ruling on mental health work capability assessment

22 Oct 2013: Video below is from yesterday’s vigil outside the Royal Courts of Justice. Inside the courts, the DWP was appealing a May …

Campaign for benefit justice

25 Jan 2013: An organising meeting called on Saturday 19th January by Defend Council Housing (DCH), Disabled People Against Cuts (DPAC) and …

Ken Loach speaking on Barnet- The Billion Pound Gamble

7 Oct 2012: The world Premier of Barnet - The Billion Pound Gamble will be at the Phoenix Cinema on Monday 22nd October. Doors open at …

Welfare Not Workfare meeting at parliament on Tuesday

7 Mar 2012: There was an extremely productive and useful meeting on Tuesday in parliament on “Welfare not Workfare” which was organised …

Student demonstration in London, Nov. 9th 2011

16 Nov 2011: I covered The NCAFC National Student Demo against Privatisation, London, England, UK for a couple of news agencies. …

SOAS Students Day X – The Battle for Education

26 Aug 2011: A 90 minute documentary by Corine Dhondee. Funding to finish the documentary is being raised on Indiegogo: …

IHOOPS target ATOS again!

29 Jul 2011: At 8.30am on Friday the 29th July, armed with a cardboard coffin (‘ATOS Kills’), megaphone, and leaflets for passersby, …

Women and pensions, featuring BARAC

7 Jul 2011: Link to video on The Guardian Website.  Women and Pensions. Featuring Zita Holbourne, Joint Chair, Black Activists Rising …

30 June report from Hillingdon Against Cuts

1 Jul 2011: Hillingdon Against Cuts was out today visiting pickets and building support for the public sector strike 10 of us met up in …

KSOS Walk Against the Cuts

16 Jun 2011: The Trade Union coalition KSOS (Kent Save Our Services) completed the first leg of their walk against the cuts on 15th June. …

We must defend public transport in London

10 Jun 2011: The Office of National Statistics (ONS) has produced research which showed how important public transport is in London. Under …

HSBC Covent Garden closes due to Queer Resistance and The London Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence

30 May 2011: On Saturday 28th May, Queer Resistance, the lesbian, gay, bi, trans, queer and intersex collective, and The London Sisters of …

Song: That’s a Cut!

12 May 2011: So disgusted with all these Cuts,  wrote a song about it! I’m available for live PA’s for your organised demonstrations. Just …

UK Uncut activists and supporters perform a play in London

13 Apr 2011: I was taking photographs at the TUC Demonstration in London on March 26th and after I reached the park I went to Oxford Street …

Sound Off for Justice at March for the Alternative

26 Mar 2011: The Sound Off for Justice campaign attended the March for the Alternative in order to raise awareness for their alternative …

Look at what privatisation is doing to our care homes

20 Mar 2011: Speaking from experience nothing is more painful than seeing your own mother having to go into a care home. The feelings of …

The Doctors, the Politicians, the People and the NHS.

17 Mar 2011: On March 15th the British Medical Association met for the first special representative meeting in 19 years to discuss the …

EDM 1476 EQUALITY IMPACT ASSESSMENTS ON CUTS

17 Mar 2011: Please sign EDM 1476 tabled by John McDonnell MP on behalf of BARAC. BARAC are concerned that public sector orgs are failing to …

Lorraine on the bus

16 Mar 2011: Lorraine, a secretary from South London, spreads the word of the march for the alternative on Saturday 26 March to fellow …

Secrets and Lies - How a few men have sold out our NHS

3 Mar 2011: At a recent public meeting at SOAS where Jacky Davis, the founder of Keep Our NHS Public spoke about the Conservative party’s …

SOAS - Jacky Davis reveals the truth behind the Tory vision for the NHS.

26 Feb 2011: Jack Davis, founder of Keep Our NHS Public speaks to SOAS students, revealing the truth behind the Conservative party’s vision …

Protests in Islington by iHoops and UK Uncut. People speak about why they are protesting.

26 Feb 2011: On February 26th, 2011, people from Islington again took to the streets. This time they were joined by UK Uncut. With £300 …

The NHS is rising and health workers have asked for student support.

25 Feb 2011: A few weeks ago I was invited to attend the first planning meeting for Day X for the NHS called by health workers inc ambulance …

BARAC workshop, People’s convention

22 Feb 2011: video of BARAC workshop at People’s Convention, February 12th 2011

We’ve saved the forests, now let’s save the NHS.

21 Feb 2011: Andrew Lansley’s vision of the NHS has already started to take shape without a mandate. The government is proposing to spend …

Hackney march(ed) against the cuts! 19/2/11

21 Feb 2011: Nearly 700 people braved cold drizzle on Feb 19th and joined the Hackney Alliance to Defend Public Services “Hackney Marchs …

Islington Protesters ejected from council meeting. Activist and councillors speak out

20 Feb 2011: It was called sham politics by councillors the night the people of Islignton were forcibly removed from the gallery for …

Zita Holbourne, BARAC, at People’s Convention

13 Feb 2011: ZITA HOLBOURNE, JOINT CHAIR OF BARAC SPEAKING AT PEOPLE’S CONVENTION, FEBRUARY 2011

First Street stall Enfield Town 12th February

12 Feb 2011: Six of us ran a street stall outside Barclays Bank. We got a good reception from shoppers, with many taking leaflets and …

Hundreds turn out to support Sydenham Library read-in with Baroness Warnock and Lucy Mangan

7 Feb 2011: Sydenham locals turned out in their hundreds for Sydenham Library’s read-in on Saturday.  Sydenham Library is under threat of …

Why the welfare cuts will hit blind people hard

4 Feb 2011: Key measures in the Government’s forthcoming Welfare Reform Bill represent a major assault on the incomes and independence of …

Black Activists Rising Against Cuts (BARAC)

4 Feb 2011: See our campaign reports and video: • BARAC at Coalition of Resistance 1 • BARAC at Coalition of Resistance 2 • BARAC …

National Shop Stewards Network - Jan 22nd Conference

24 Jan 2011: Well over 500 shop stewards/workplace reps, community campaigners and students debated whether the NSSN should launch an …

You’re the Voice! Make the government listen to Autism!

16 Jan 2011: Our concerns are real and our request is simple.  Do not decide what is going to happen to us without first speaking to us and …

Tell us about your campaign successes

22 Nov 2010: This is the place to tell us about your campaign success or to share a dilemma. Whether you’re involved in a national, local or …

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