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Silvia Federici New Book Launch

November 12, 2012 18:00

LG02, New Academic Building,

Centre For Cultural Studies,

Goldsmiths, University of London,

New Cross, SE14 6NW


5 minutes' walk from both New Cross and New Cross Gate stations (zone 2), on the main rail network and London Overground. 

Time: Monday 12 November 2012, 18:00- 20:00 

Intruders at the Investment Banking Awards


The Investment Banking Awards are the Oscars of the financial world. Dished out for so-called 'innovation', some of the world's richest bankers gather together to congratulate each other on devising ever more creative ways to make obscene sums of money. See the film of the awards.


October 11, 2012 17:00




1 Stamford Street, SE1 9NT

And now we can get together this Thursday and share !!!



Post (A) Bookfair Party!

October 27, 2012 21:00


TBC - call partyline on the night: 07538 363 864 // 07538 363 798

Extradition: Judiciary Aborts British Civil Rights


On 5th October 2012, Human Rights campaigners gathered outside the Royal Courts of Justice in London, awaiting the final verdict, on the extensive legal battle challenging the extraditions of British Citizens to the U.S. A short film documenting the public solidarity stand can be viewed here - http://youtu.be/JOC_XhITPmE

Cuts Cafe second building open


Cuts Cafe: 1 Stamford Street, SE1 9NT. Doors are open - see full list of events in the run up to Oct20 TUC protests.

This is the second building the Cuts Cafe has had. The first one was lost due to obstruction and eviction by security and the threat of arrest by police. The Cuts Café aims to provide a radical space in Central London to build resistance to the devastating cuts being imposed by …

Historical Materialism Conference 2012

November 08, 2012 11:00

School of Oriental and African Studies, Thornaugh St, WC1 (Russell Sq. tube)

8-11 November


Historical Materialism Conference 2012

November 09, 2012 11:00

School of Oriental and African Studies, Thornaugh St, WC1 (Russell Sq. tube)

8-11 November


Historical Materialism Conference 2012

November 10, 2012 11:00


School of Oriental and African Studies, Thornaugh St, WC1 (Russell Sq. tube)

8-11 November


Silvia Federici Book Launch

November 12, 2012 18:00

LG02, New Academic Building, Centre For Cultural Studies, Goldsmiths, University of London

New Cross


SE14 6NW

5 minutes' walk from both New Cross and New Cross Gate stations (zone 2), on the main rail network and London Overground.

Time: Monday 12 November 2012, 18:00 - 20:00




Haringey activists stage letting agents inspection


Haringey Housing Action Group and other housing activists held an inspection of local letting agents to draw attention to high rents, short-term tenancies, discrimination against housing benefit claimants and high administration fees.

Oct20 Radical Workers' Bloc (South feeder)

October 20, 2012 10:30

Geraldine Mary Harmsworth Park (opposite the Imperial War Museum) - look out for the red & black flags! 

Saturday 20th October from 10.30am

Dissident Island Radio tonight - Episode 109

October 05, 2012 21:00



Bringing the Chilean Student Movement to the UK!

October 06, 2012 18:00


18:00 to 20:00 (Click here for Facebook Event Page) UCL campus, Pearson bulding (NE Entrance), G22 Lecture Theatre (click here for directions)

Letting Agents protest - bring rents down

October 06, 2012 12:00

Turnpike Lane station


October 13, 2012 14:00


Outside the London Stock Exchange

Launch of Re The Zine

October 10, 2012 19:30


The Gallery Cafe,

Old Ford Road

Bethnal Green

E2 9PL

Peoples Assembly of Justice

October 20, 2012 14:00


Parliament Square, Westminster, London, SW!

Libcom: Noam Chomsky: What next for Occupy?

Noam Chomsky discusses the future of the Occupy Movement.

This is the transcript of a discussion that took place earlier this year between Noam Chomsky and Occupy supporters Mikal Kamil and Ian Escuela for InterOccupy, an organisation that provides links between supporters of the Occupy movement around the world.

Professor Chomsky, the Occupy movement is in its second phase. Three of our main go…

Libcom: Quebec - important victory, however partial

In Quebec, Canada, an impressive student struggle, connected to protests against attacks on civil liberties has ended in a partial, but nevertheless important, victory. There is reason to learn lessons, but also to celebrate and to be inspired. Let's shout it from the rooftops, as a sign of more to come.

For months, students in Quebec fought against a Draconian college fee rise that the Char…

#29S London Solidarity Spanish Embassy 6pm


Gather with us around the Spanish Embassy (SW1X 8SB) at 6pm to show solidartiy to the people surrounding the Congress in Madrid.

As the protests spread to other countries and cities, join us in london

Heygate Pop-Up Cinema Celebrates Opening Night


Around 50 people attended the opening night of the Heygate cinema on Saturday 22nd. The event was hosted by the (provisional) Heygate Residents Association which screened the film ‘Doreen’ made by film-makers David Reeve & Patrick Steel. In the film, Doreen Gee - former Chair of the Tenants & Residents Association - reminisces about the culture of the estate and what went wrong with the re…

Cuts Cafe #Oct20 organising space: 1st Public Mtg


As you probably know, for the two weeks leading up to the Trade Union Congress (TUC) demonstration on October 20th, Cuts Café will provide a radical reclaimed space in London to build resistance to the cuts, and to explore real alternatives to austerity.

We’re holding a public meeting, to give everyone – groups and individuals – the chance to find out more about the project and how to get i…

Radical anti-capitalist Call for #Oct20 TUC demo

#Oct20. Cut the crap. The problem is Capitalism.

CALL OUT: for a radical anti-capitalist presence on October 20th

Some contradictions at the squatted library



North London’s squatted library has made some headlines. An element of novelty helps no doubt – a new take on opposition to the cuts.

It sounds like there has been a fine and determined campaign to save the library from Barnet Council’s axe, including a sit-in on the day of closure and regular pop-up li…

#25s and #volvemos26s at Spanish Embassy London


15M London Assembly convened to mobilize on September 25 in front of the Spanish Embassy in London, in support of the protests held in Madrid on the same day and other cities.

We conducted solidarity a moment of silence and discussion (content, action, coordination). Following events and decisions in Madrid we are back today:

Wednesday September 26....  See you back in front of the Spanish Embas…

Resonance FM: Free Association audiobook "Moments of Excess"

This week's Circled A radio show comes to us care of independent radio producer and member of Dissident Island Radio, Chickpea.

The show will air on Tuesday 25 September 2012 from 9-9:30pm GMT on 104.4FM in London, UK, and will also be streamed on the Resonance FM website. You can download the show here: [MP3 link | OGG link]

The show features portions of an interview with Brian and Keir, two me…

SlutWalk returns to London and raises its voice


On Saturday hundreds of activists took part in SlutWalk London 2012 to demonstrate against victim-blaming in cases of rape. The protest is part of the global SlutWalk movement and also involves the campaign groups Women Against Rape and Global Womens Strike among others.

The global SlutWalk campaign was formed following the international outcry after a police officer in Toronto, Canada addressin…

Urgent request for Monday

Urgent request for support for innocent Mexican indigenous political prisoner.



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A WALK: Through Sites of Dissent

September 30, 2012 12:00


Meet at Gasworks at 12pm, walk goes around London.


155 Vauxhall Street,

London SE11 5RH