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Cuts

Direct action

On 5 November, there will be a national wave of direct action against government cuts, called for by the People’s Assembly Against Austerity.

Sex & drugs & off the dole

Disabled people tell Atos Stories

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Wake up and hear the singing!

Côr Gobaith feel the solidarity at national TUC demo

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Cut war, not jobs

Cameron commits £2bn to drones while chopping disability benefits

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Editorial: Anti-cuts, pro-change

There are converging agendas for different movements - anti-cuts, climate, disarmament, labour movement...

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Spain, austerity and police brutality

Eye witness: holding Neptuno Square for hours despite a police riot 

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What's not being taxed

Economic justice group UK Uncut has just released a 24-minute documentary on its successful struggle to take the tax authorities to court over their ‘sweetheart deal’ with Goldman Sachs — which let

What's (not) being cut

In June, more than 4,000 British military personnel received redundancy notices (of which about a third are compulsory) in the largest single reduction in the last 20 years.

Edinburgh Campaign Against Poverty action

On the national day of action against workfare

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Anti-cuts activists blockade Oxford circus

Disabled activists take to the streets

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