Since the Con/Dem Government came to office , the Tory assault on working class people has continued to gather pace. We are witnessing our public services being destroyed, benefits cut and wages driven down, the loss of jobs, and increasingly claimants and migrant workers are being scapegoated for the economic mess, not the bankers and politicians who are to blame.Read more
PEOPLE opposing the Coalition’s austerity policies will be in Swindon town centre on Saturday singing carols and asking shoppers to sign a giant Christmas card.Read more
The Oxford People's Assembly was formed in answer to a call by the national People's Assembly Against Austerity, dedicated to action and to building local resistance to the policy of austerity punishing the poor and vulnerable in our society. As part of our remit, the Oxford People's Assembly is consulting locally on the draft People's Declaration.
Firefighters set to protest about budget cuts at Cleveland Fire BrigadeRead more
The North East People's Assembly was created in March, we had a public meeting in May which attracted 200 people, followed by an all day launch conference in September, which included plenary sessions and workshops in the mould of the national event in June; an unique evening entertainment show was also included; this brought in more than 500.