UK: At Coal Action Network, we have always campaigned on the basis that coal mining for coal-fired power should end, now. Because of the impact on the climate, on human health, on human rights, on our environment and wildlife.
What we often come up against is the argument that whilst coal should end, we don’t have a replacement for it yet and since it will still be used for a little while, it still needs to be dug up.
We have always said that we need to push for alternatives to fossil fuels and to reduce our demand for them so that the day that coal mining is not needed can arrive sooner.
Continue reading #ClimateJustice #UK: All coal mining and imports can end today. Here’s why
London, UK: On the 4th May 2019, the Green Anti-Capitalist Front (GAF) held its second open assembly. Approximately seventy people attended, the majority for their first time.
Continue reading Green Anti-Capitalist Front: “Outcome from our second open assembly”
Less than a month after our first assembly we took to the streets of London to carry out an action to coincide with the beginning of Extinction Rebellion’s (XR) ‘Rebellion Week’. We gathered among the tourists in front of St Paul’s cathedral. Our numbers were made up of members from various groups, including but not limited to the London Anarchist Federation, Earth Strike UK and the Revolutionary Communist Group. With flags waving, masks up and the sound system blaring, we began our stroll down the middle of the road, blocking traffic as we went.
Continue reading #London: Green Anti-Capitalist Front April 15th – Post-action report
London: An event touted as the “bookfair of the right” has been cancelled yesterday morning (January 26) before it was due to take place, after activists pressed the venue over its hosting of a fascist-filled event on International Holocaust Memorial Day.
Continue reading #Antifa #London: Far-right bookfair cancelled after local pressure
On February 10 the first London Antifascist Assembly meeting to discuss a new mass anti-fascist co-ordination will take place. The London Anti-Fascist Assembly has been launched to coordinate a millitant antifascist response to the rising threat of fascism in the city.
On the 10th of February people from across London will come together to discuss, debate and make plans against those who would hijack disaffection and crisis in order to spread a hateful politics.
If you or your group are interested in attending please send an RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will follow up with the location and proposed agenda for the meeting very soon. See you on the 10th!
Continue reading #UK February 10: All #London Antifascist Assembly 1
Info event on January 25, 2019, at the Cowley Club in Brighton, (UK territory): Anarchist Social Struggles in Greece- open public dialogue with anarchist members from Void Network from Athens.
Continue reading Void Network: Anarchist Social Struggles in Greece – Friday 25/1/2019 Cowley Club- #Brighton, #UK territory
London, January 19: Hundreds of people turned out today for a solidarity demo organised by a coalition of London groups in aid of Russian anti-fascists who have been facing a brutal wave of repression by the Kremlin — which saw four new arrests occur earlier today.
Continue reading #London: Hundreds turn out in solidarity with Russian anti-fascists
UK: Statement by the IWW about the recent Home Office raids against courier.
Continue reading #UK territory: #IWW statement on Home Office courier raids
UK: Plans by IGas to test the flow of gas at its well at Ellesmere Port in Cheshire risk the health of people living nearby, campaigners will argue later this month.
Continue reading #StopFracking #UK: Campaigners to argue that IGas Ellesmere Port gas test is a risk to public health
Before giving the details of my forthcoming talks I need to mention a few things. First off, I should mention that I have posted write-ups of my previous two talks in Nottingham – Peter Kropotkin: Science and Syndicalism and The 1848 Revolutions: An Anarchist Perspective – along with an article Propertarianism and Fascism. As noted in the introduction to both the talks, neither are exactly what I said on the day but rather what I had hoped to cover. I’ll leave it to those there to say whether I active that goal or not!
Continue reading #UK territory: The Meaning of #Anarchism – Events in #Nottingham on January 28 and February 4