Category Archives: Actions

Workfare Pickets Report

Over 300 leaflets distributed, WHSmiths and McDonald’s picketed and lots of good chats with locals about the ins and outs of workfare. A positive day. We’re currently building for a public meeting about workfare on Thursday 5th July, 7pm @ … Continue reading

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Wave of direct action saves jobs and departments at Royal Holloway

After a year-long campaign of direct action to defend courses and teaching staff at Royal Holloway, University of London (RHUL), education activists, including members of Staines Anarchists, have won in their battle with senior management. The campaign has seen students, … Continue reading

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Workfare Protests Enjoy Popular Support in Egham

Early March saw protest action across the country against the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) workfare schemes, as people became aware of the full scale of the Coalition government’s forced labour programmes, and the Staines area was no exception. … Continue reading

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