Category Archives: Solidarity

One Day Without Us – stand with migrants!

Since the June referendum, both EU nationals and non-European migrants living in the UK have come under enormous pressure. Inflamed by anti-migrant hostility from the media and politicians, racism and prejudice are being openly expressed, accompanied by a steep rise … 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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Solidarity With the Public Sector Strikers!

Tomorrow June 10th will see up to 2 million workers in public services take strike action. Brighton Benefits Campaign will be supporting PCS pickets at Brighton Jobcentre. Austerity is a scam – an excuse for the wealthy to make massive … Continue reading

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Stop G4S! Protest at G4S Annual General Meeting

Stop G4S! Protest at G4S Annual General Meeting 12:30pm Thursday June 7 London Stock Exchange, Paternoster Square, London EC4M 7LS G4S is a huge private security company involved in oppression and abuse of rights all over the world. The company lost its … Continue reading

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WHY WE ARE SUPPORTING THE PUBLIC SERVICE STRIKE ON NOVEMBER 30

The government’s economic plans, from cutting pensions and sacking public sector workers, through to forcing the disabled into the labour market and the unemployed to work for their benefits, are all part of one programme.  The goal is to have … Continue reading

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