On what will be the biggest public protest since February 2003, don’t just re-tweet the BBC. There are a wide range of radical media projects covering the protest, all working together to amplify the message from the streets. Let’s fill the media space with thousands of voices, and make the corporate media not only unreliable, but irrelevant!
Here are some things you can do before next Saturday, courtesy of visionOntv:
1) Make your website or blog into a media destination:
Embed a channel of the best anti-cuts / direct action video .
Embed the live-updating timeline in your blog or site.
2) Make your own TV. Learn how to create your own rapid-turnaround video reports.
On the day, stay tuned to these independent media projects, and get involved:
London indymedia – on the day, text your news updates direct to the indymedia website by calling 07943 103736
Call direct if you have important news: 07929 469640 (when/who/what/where)
After the demo, upload your report, using the “link to other media” option.
Sukey – Tea Time is Over! Don’t get kettled. Learn how to stay safe, informed and mobile on March 26th.
Resonance 104.4 FM – live radio all day.
Dissident Island Radio – Call 020 3239 4569 with your audio report. All relevant recordings will be streamed on-air.
Resist 26! – an organising info hub for March 26th.
visionOntv – the best video on grassroots channel
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Radical workers’ sporting organisations and the 1936 People’s Olympiad illustrate the role of sport in fighting oppression, writes Uma Arruga i López.
Lesley Chow argues for a new kind of music criticism that re-evaluates women musicians and "meaningless" music, writes Rhian E Jones
Olympic ‘legacy’ has greased the path for enormous, upward transfer of wealth to the global propertied classes, writes Jules Boykoff
If earning money is a fundamental reason for entering the sex industry, it is also essential to leaving it, writes Marin Scarlett.
Major financial institutions have cited Deliveroo’s employment practices for its disastrous public share launch. Alice Martin and Tom Powdrill look at what went wrong and what it might mean for workers’ rights
Almost 30 years on, Sarbjit Johal recalls supporting the strike, which consisted of mostly Punjabi women workers
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