Social movement

Climate change actions close London bridges and roads

Photo-report by Peter Arkell at Waterloo Bridge

Thousands of people responded to the call by Extinction Rebellion to close down roads and bridges in London on April 15 to demand action on climate […]

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Call time on neoliberal-driven climate disaster

Everything that people depend on for their daily lives has not just been disrupted, it’s […]

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McStrike rallies break out

October 4th, 2018|protest, Social movement|0 Comments

McStrike

A series of McStrikes by low-paid workers has hit fast-food restaurants, pubs and courier companies throughout the country.

Photos and story by Peter Arkell
Demanding […]

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Everything you wanted to know about neoliberalism but were afraid to ask

A profound crisis is threatening humanity. Democratic politics is being driven out by authoritarian populism in country after country. The planet’s fragile ecosystem is under unprecedented assault as a result of profit-seeking overproduction. International conflict looms more threateningly than […]

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Striking back at McMafia in Ukraine

Empire of Capital by Yuliya YurchenkoUkrainians of all ages and walks of life demonstrated astonishing courage and perseverance in opposition to corruption and misrule during two huge protest actions over the past […]

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Why We Need a ‘Fair Tax’- Fighting Neoliberalism in City Councils

Critical CitiesOver the last few weeks, momentum has been building to take action on the UK Government’s Private Finance Initiative contracts.

The pillars of an abusive governance regime are crumbling all around […]

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How the 1% protect their wealth at our expense

Early in 2016 it was the Panama Papers, then, late […]

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Tories out demo in London

Photos by Peter Arkell and RDM supporters at the Tories out demo in London on July 1

A great atmosphere – everyone enjoying the prospect of kicking the Tories out.

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Grenfell Tower – photogallery

Demos throughout London the weekend after Grenfell Tower fire

Photos: Peter Arkell

#GrenfellTower – act against system failure

Remake democracy to end Toryism

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#GrenfellTower – act against system failure

The anger mixed with compassion over the Grenfell Tower fire is threatening to turn into a conflagration of its own as the estimated number of dead soars.

The wave of support by local communities is in sharp contrast to the […]

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Brexit can wait. Democracy can’t. Demand new election now!

The popular social movement that swept Jeremy Corbyn to within touching distance of Downing Street should be sustained until the illegitimate, Tory-DUP government is removed from office and another election held.

Theresa May has no mandate to rule, having lost […]

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Stop May’s plan for rule by decree by voting Corbyn

Tomorrow we face a crisis election

The Tories want a massive majority to impose a Brexit fashioned to suit the corporations and the financial markets – a low wage, flexible labour force to compete with India, China and Pacific Rim […]

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