London

Migrant cleaners at the Daily Mail to strike against poverty wages

Outsourced cleaners at the Daily Mail, predominantly from Latin America and Africa, have demanded to be paid the current London living wage of £10.20 p/h and threatened strike action, if their demands are not met.

Elephant and Castle redevelopment shelved as residents storm Southwark Council

Protesters occupying the foyer of Southwark Council

Southwark Council has been forced to bow to community pressure, temporarily shelving the redevelopment of Elephant and Castle shopping centre on a night which saw anti-gentrification protesters storm the council's offices.

On the home front: Housing Action Southwark and Lambeth

An excellent three-part interview with Housing Action Southwark and Lambeth whose organising sees them fighting both private landlords and local councils to defend tenants.

Morris, Olive Elaine 1952-1979

Olive Morris

A short biography of south London based anti-racist community organiser Olive Morris who worked tirelessly as a feminist, black and squatting activist throughout the late 60s and 70s.

Jeremy Irons: Actor Scab

Jeremy Irons is a scab

Hollywood Thesp Jeremy Irons told striking workers to be "reasonable" so that he could read some poems.

Solidarity for workers' full control #10

Solidarity for workers’ power – South London - Number 10

Solidarity for workers' full control #09

Solidarity for workers’ power – South London - Number 9 – February 1st 1970

Solidarity for workers' full control #08

Solidarity for workers’ full control – South London - Number 8 – December 19th 1969

Solidarity for workers' full control #07

Solidarity for workers’ full control– South London - Number 7 – October 10th 1969