Trafalgar Square

From Bloody Sunday to Trafalgar Square

This text describes the mass insurgency in Ireland leading up to the 1972 Bloody Sunday massacre, and looks at how the British state has applied the lessons from Ireland against the working class in Britain. It was first published in early 1991 in the aftermath of the Trafalgar Square poll tax riot and circulated as a 4 page A4 leaflet amongst the anti-poll tax movement ; later it was republished in Clash, the international autonomist magazine and Wildcat (London).

Accounts of the poll tax riot, 1990

An interesting series of personal recollections of individuals participation and experiences of the poll tax riot in London's Trafalgar Square in 1990, which marked the beginning of the end of the Thatcher government.

The Destruction of Toytown UK - BM Blob

A collection of accounts and analysis of the Poll Tax riot, 1990, published by BM Blob.

1950: The Times on London Mayday