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Clocked Off; Unemployment & Credit
Notes on unemployment and benefits in the United Kingdom.
Just a short update about the recent direction of this blog.
All Quiet On The Frontline?
BM Blob on work, unions, unemployment and the 1981 riots.
The Food Stamps Explosion
Timothy Reynolds' 1980 book-length masters thesis exploring the food stamps (now known as SNAP) program from the perspective of class composition…
Useful Work and Useless Toil
An exchange on the refusal of work from Subversion #23
The social factory / falling wall review #5 - Cleveland Modern Times Group
Falling Wall Review #5, UK, 1976. Rare pamphlet from Falling Wall Press, publisher of Marxist…
Between a job and a hard place: A non-workers inquiry
An article on the experience of unemployment, first published by Plan C in 2017 and then republished…
Liverpool Anarchist #8
Articles on Universal Credit, the 1968 Rent Strike and Social Revolution.
Crowbar #47 1986
Issue 47 of Crowbar from Summer 1986. Cropped version of a scan by the comrades at the Spirit of Revolt archive, Glasgow. Contents include: Squatter imprisoned after Brixton riots goes on…
Crowbar #32 1984
Issue 32 of Crowbar from early 1984. Cropped and compressed from a scan by the comrades at the Spirit of Revolt archive, Glasgow. Contents include: Eviction of Wyers squat in Amsterdam, …
Rent and Its Discontents
Against the landlords and the police, in cities poisoned by wealth.
Stuff the DWP (don't want us to know)
New pamphlet published by Liverpool SolFed by benefits claimants, for claimants: Stuff the DWP! (doesn't want us to know). Covering our most…