Latest news: "CALL OUT - Westminster Council are attempting to evict the Street Kitchen, they gave us an hour notice not long ago. Can as many people as possible come down to 2a Charing Cross Road to fight the second eviction. Thanks.In half an hour the council and police will begin they're attack, please help"
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Homeless people in central London have occupied a former Natwest bank and converted into a community space to highlight the triple scandal of bank bailouts, homelessness and the housing crisis in London and beyond. #peoplesbanklondon #loveactivists
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If you can get down to 2A Charing Cross Road (Map) please do so and bring any food, clothing, sleeping gear, cooking equipment, toiletries, Xmas supplies etc that you have. If you know anyone who is experiencing homelessness please bring them along and generally spread the word.
Helen O'Toole, Anti Austerity Campaigner, provides an eye witness report on the 10 December protest in Dublin
As another year of political activity in Ireland draws to a close, a year that saw 14 Anti Austerity Alliance counsellors elected at local elections and two Anti Austerity Alliance TD’s (MPs) gain seats in the Dail (Irish Parliament), tens of thousands took to the streets again today to protest at the introduction of water charges.Read more
Ramona McCartney reports…
Today the people of Ireland take to the streets in protest against a Government that has no interest in its people or its country. The Irish government has tried to introduce a double tax on water supply to every household in Ireland.
The general agreement in the press appears to be that George Osborne’s £2bn promise of funding for the NHS constituted some form of electoral sweetener or ‘Lollipop’ for voters gearing their minds toward a general election. Sadly however, this comes following four and a half years of brutal cuts to our health services and in particular to our mental health services.Read more