There are two camps of critics of Labour leadership candidate Jeremy Corbyn and I have things to say to both. 1. The “he’s far too lefty” ones. Calm down. 2. (And these ones actually annoy me more) the “he’s not lefty enough” ones. He might not be, but in terms of people with any chance … More On critics of Corbyn
Originally posted on Don't hold your tongue:
Britain’s queer youth are under attack. The Tories would have us believe that we are in a new age of freedom and safety, and that the fight is over. Same-sex marriage has been held up as the holy grail of LGB equality. But the truth is, they are deliberately and knowingly…
Over the past few weeks I’ve made a few anti-Tory protest cartoons. I’ve collected them in this post. Feel free to use them for poster, placards and the like; you can add your own slogans or information about protest events or whatever I only ask that you don’t alter the actual artwork in any way (aside … More Protest Cartoons collection
Originally posted on the void:
In February 2003 over one million people marched in opposition to the invasion of Iraq. The mass protest, one of the largest in the UK’s history, was peaceful but determined and organised in full co-operation with the authorities. An army of stewards prevented sit down protests on the march and…
If you, like me, aren’t happy with this new government and the austerity, cuts etcetera it will bring let them know! There’s a demonstration being organised in London on the 20th of June. I’m planning to be there and (if you can) so should you! Groups are also organising local demonstrations across the country on … More Demonstrate!
I’m restarting this blog; I want to make it more focussed and organised and I intend to post here more regularly. I’ve hidden all my old posts, some of them will be reposted soon. This blog is going to be about three things Complaining Activism Ideas Complaining: expressing my distaste for political developments I feel are … More A fresh start.
From feminist-trainwreck on Tumblr: for some people, the next few days/weeks will be dedicated entirely to sadness & mourning, and that’s ok. I really believe that it’s important to use our anger to organise, but for those whose lives are going to be profoundly impacted by this government, particularly the disabled, poor, poc and mentally ill, the … More “Tory Government Survival Plan”
Is a phrase my friend used in a Facebook comment, and I like it. I feel like it should be A Thing. It sounds like a hashtag. #SensibleAnarchism.