UK Uncut London Street Party

Video: Footage from the UK Uncut London street party on 26 May

May 31, 2012 · 1 min read



The whitewashing of austerity Britain

Women of colour are radical agents for social change but are too often erased from the public profile of anti-cuts activism, write Akwugo Emejulu and Leah Bassel.

Why I’m fighting to turn Thatcher’s favourite council red

Wandsworth council has pioneered the kind of policies which have led to the housing crisis. Council candidate Aydin Dikerdem says it's time to take on the Tories wreaking havoc in the borough.

New report shows shocking rise in poverty levels

Jon Trickett MP reports on 'Dickensian' levels of poverty and hardship felt across the UK.


Pass the domestic violence bill

Emma Snaith reports on the significance of the new anti-domestic violence bill

Lambeth library occupiers are renewing the anti-cuts struggle

Simon Hardy looks at what led community campaigners to occupy their local library in south London – and says others should follow their example

Red carpets and purple flares: direct action with Sisters Uncut

Clare Walton reports on Sisters Uncut, the grassroots group taking direct action to defend domestic violence services