Submitted by Joseph Kay on Feb 12 2013 20:36
A short blog inspired by a long banner.
Submitted by Jacques Roux on Feb 12 2013 18:08
A short visit to the Library.
Submitted by Rob Ray on Feb 12 2013 12:16
Today's ruling that every part of workfare other than the Mandatory Work Activity scheme breaks the law has given campaigners against workfare a huge boost - we were right all along. But the DWP have already said they will be doing a simple rephrase of the regulations and trying again and we need to make sure that doesn't happen by piling on the pressure now.
Submitted by Phil on Feb 11 2013 18:11
With attacks on claimants and the unemployed escalating, campaigners and trade unions have made numerous calls for “unity” between workers and the unemployed. But too often, this “unity” is a purely theoretical one. How can we go beyond words to build a practical basis for solidarity across our entire class?
Submitted by Spartacus on Feb 9 2013 14:02
Summary and links to news stories of workers' struggles around East Asia during December 2012 & January 2013 and related resources. The most important stories appear on my Twitter feed as soon as I find them: http://twitter.com/spartacusnews.
Submitted by Recomposition on Feb 8 2013 00:55
John O'Reilly on the Occupy movement in the United States and the direction it took.
Submitted by Combat Bedroom Tax on Feb 7 2013 16:26
An account of Liverpool housing association demonstration and occupation
Submitted by With Sober Senses on Feb 6 2013 22:49
A podcast of a paper I presented at the Brisbane Free University.
Submitted by Eviction Free Zone on Feb 6 2013 19:32
Though the economy may be on the upswing, it doesn't erase the inequality that sits under the surface.
Submitted by Chilli Sauce on Feb 6 2013 10:57
A blog entry detailing my recent experiences as a language worker--examining the structure of my particular workplace and potential opportunities for organising in the industry.
Submitted by Jacques Roux on Feb 4 2013 22:40
New online publication of opinion pieces originally published in UK Building Design magazine from Dutch Design As Politics.
Submitted by Thrasybulus on Feb 4 2013 22:11
Two self-organised spaces were successfully defended when they were attacked by fascist and police forces over the weekend.
Submitted by Phil on Feb 3 2013 17:17
On Saturday 2 February, the Civil Service Rank & File (CSRF) Network held its inaugural national conference in Coventry. This is a brief report of the event and analysis of where the group is and should be heading.
Submitted by With Sober Senses on Feb 1 2013 10:31
An attempt to grasp what recent reports of both rising unemployment and a skills shortage means tells us about capital accumulation in Australia
Submitted by Eviction Free Zone on Jan 31 2013 21:04
When thinking about what kind of housing model we really want for the future, we can see the new structures sprouting in the very acts of resistance we have today.
Submitted by Jacques Roux on Jan 31 2013 17:53
HMV official Twitter turned against itself.
Submitted by Jacques Roux on Jan 31 2013 17:30
In the age of the internet, does the printed pamphlet have any kind of future? With self-publishing so easy online, could the pamphlet soon be obsolete? With a short talk on some of the history of the pamphlet, and an open discussion on where it's going...
Submitted by Choccy on Jan 30 2013 20:22
NUT will not be balloting members for industrial action at Warren Comprehensive after school drops academy conversion plans.
Submitted by working class s... on Jan 30 2013 16:59
Today scores of people protesting against austerity occupied the offices of the Greek Labour Minister. The occupation ended after two hours - following violent clashes with the police
Submitted by thegonzokid on Jan 30 2013 11:24
In September 2012, TUC Congress overwhelmingly passed a resolution calling for co-ordinated national action, up to and including a general strike.