The Civil Defence Fraud - Andy Anderson

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An account of Solidarity member Andy Anderson refusing to pay for the "civil defence" part of his local taxes. His reasoning was that nobody would survive a nuclear war, which meant that the civil defence services being proposed could not be delivered.

Submitted by Fozzie on December 29, 2022

Solidarity Pamphlet number 9. Published circa 1962.

PDF courtesy of Sparrows Nest Archive, Nottingham.

There is a follow up to the events described here in Civil "defence" and direct action: make the most of your council meetings published by Solidarity (Reading).