Birmingham jobseeker self immolation demo Saturday 30 June

Activists in Birmingham staged a small demonstration today outside Selly Oak jobcentre where a Birmingham claimant this week set himself on fire in protest to changes to his benefits. According to The Guardian: "A man has set himself on fire outside a Birmingham jobcentre after what reports suggest was an argument over benefit payments. The … Continue reading Birmingham jobseeker self immolation demo Saturday 30 June

Stop the War Coalition, Libya and imperialism

2011-12 has been a year of relentless intrigue for imperialism and its agents in the working class movement. The following video is an excerpt from a meeting held in Birmingham in November 2011 addressing the situation in Libya. It was organised by a local group of activists called AIWAA (Against Imperialist Wars in Africa and … Continue reading Stop the War Coalition, Libya and imperialism