Category Archives: pickets

Fare play

This week – from Saturday 7th to Saturday 14th July – sees a UK-wide week of action against workfare, called by Boycott Workfare following the national How Do We Break Workfare conference in Brighton. Before the week had even started, Holland … Continue reading

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Workfare protests in York

This Saturday, 31st March, saw groups across Europe take part in an international day of action against capitalism. A full list of events can be found at march31.net along with reports from the demonstrations and other actions, with further updates … Continue reading

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Picketing Adecco – solidarity with the CNT!

On Friday 24th February members of York Anarchists and others took part in a picket of Adecco (leaflet here) in solidarity with members of the CNT in Cordoba, Spain. This picket was part of a series of pickets held across … Continue reading

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All’s fare in love and (class) war

This Saturday – 3th March – sees a National Day of Action against workfare. Folks in York will be meeting at the fountain on Parliament Street at 1pm and then moving on to companies involved in the workfare scheme. What’s workfare? … Continue reading

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Upcoming events

The coming weeks and months see a number of events taking place in York, including pickets, marches and public meetings on several topics. On Thursday 23rd February, the City of York Council is to set its budget for the coming year. … Continue reading

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N30

This coming Wednesday, 30th November, sees another day of UK-wide public sector strikes over pensions, with numbers for York estimated at around 3,000 staff from the council alone, plus more from the Jobcentre, the universities, colleges and other workplaces throughout … Continue reading

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Picket: Office Angels York

York Anarchists have called a picket of the York offices of the Office Angels temp agency, at 1 pm this Friday (13-05-2011), as part of a national week of action against the company which is withholding wages from a former … Continue reading

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