Monthly Archives: January, 2011
Contemporary account of the beginnings of the Rank and File Movement, which has implications for anarcho-syndicalists today (Originally appeared in Freedom, January 28th 1961) This weekend there is to be held in London the first Conference of the newly-formed Rank and File Movement. Much work has been put into the preparation of this conference by [...]
The eviction operation planned by Basildon District Council against the Dale Farm traveller community is now estimated to cost a staggering £13 million. That is what Tory Tony Ball, head of the council, is prepared to spend to bulldoze ninety homes and “clear” just five acres of so-called greenbelt which will be left vacant and [...]
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Tony Blair, the New Labour war criminal sat impassively as he delivered his lines, rehearsed and well managed, before the Chilcot inquiry, a shallow PR performance that echoed his time in office as Labour leader, Sedgefield MP and prime minister. The politician was forced to return on Friday 21st January to answer more questions at [...]
On 27 November an estimated 2,000 women and girls marched through central London on the Reclaim the Night march, an annual women only event seeking to bring women together to highlight the endemic problem of violence against women.
A quick look around the news of the day Trade unions The high court has once again intervened to prevent legitimate strike action going ahead. A strike by RMT workers on Docklands light railway has been deemed unlawful by Mr Justice Tugendhat because of a legal technicality despite 162 workers, out of 175 balloted, voting [...]
by some attendants in solidarity Tuesday 18 January 2011 9am, Thessaloniki Courthouse. The Court opened and began hearing the testimony of police officer #10, from an Athens-based riot squad. He was Fernando’s arresting officer. He testified how his squad had arrived on Ignatia firing gas and was immediately confronted by a group of demonstrators, who [...]
Latest edition of Freedom (Vol 72 No 01) 2011 – Year of Rebellion? is now available to buy. Either direct from Freedom bookshop or any good radical bookstore. Alternatively take out a subscription. More…
Latest edition of Freedom (Vol 72 No 01) 2011 – Year of Rebellion? available to buy. Either direct from the shop or from any good radical bookshop or social centre. Freedom Bookshop Angel Alley 84b Whitechapel High Street London E1 7QX Opening hours: Monday to Saturday Midday till 6pm, Sunday Midday till 4pm Phone: 020 [...]
Announcement for Freedom readers: Submissions for the notoriously difficult prize crossword has been extended to 31st January. The completed political puzzle can either be submitted by post to the bookshop: Freedom Bookshop Angel Alley 84b Whitechapel High Street London E1 7QX or via email: firstname.lastname@example.org Winners will be notified in the following issue of Freedom.