Category Archives: Demonstrations

Day of Action – Tuesday 6th September: NO MORE WELFARE DEATHS!

DAY OF ACTION: NO MORE WELFARE DEATHS! Tuesday 6th September 12 noon Crown House Upper North Street During its last term in office, the Labour government introduced the Work Capability Assessment, administered by infamous poverty pimps Atos. It was supposedly … Continue reading

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Day of Action Against Sanctions – Wednesday 9th March 2016

On Wednesday 9 March protests will be held outside job centres across the UK and Ireland, in the biggest demonstration against benefit sanctions ever. Brighton Benefits Campaign will be joining with Unite Community in a picket of Brighton Jobcentre. More … Continue reading

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Refugees Welcome Here – National Day of Action in Brighton

A symbolic event for those who believe that refugees should be welcome in the UK has been organised in Brighton and Hove on Saturday 12th September, through the collaboration of local welfare campaign initiative Enough is Enough and welfare rights … Continue reading

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Fighting austerity – taking on the real scroungers!

Brighton Benefits Campaign formed in 2010 as a response to the Labour government’s ‘welfare reforms’ which included obligatory workfare for the unemployed, computerised testing of disabled people by Atos, and forcing lone parents of increasingly younger children to sign on, … Continue reading

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March and Sleep Out for the Homeless in Brighton today!

WEDNESDAY 15th APRIL MARCH – 11.30am OLD STEINE GARDENS SLEEP OUT – FROM 4pm OLD STEINE GARDENS General Assembly Love Kitchen Speakers/Open Mic Music Join us!

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