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Occupation, eviction resistance, demonstration: Is this the beginning of the end of the housing crisis?
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Occupation, eviction resistance, demonstration: Is this the beginning of the end of the housing crisis?

Occupations, demonstrations, eviction resistance – these are the direct action tactics that are being used by a swelling, increasingly vocal movement of housing activists. The March for Homes brought together thousands upon thousands of people onto the streets of London to protest against the sale of council housing, rip off rents and an overall housing system … Continue reading

Digs’ Message of Solidarity with St Mungos Broadway Workers
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Digs’ Message of Solidarity with St Mungos Broadway Workers

Digs’ members were appalled when we heard that Unite members at St Mungos Broadway (from the Unite Housing Workers Branch) were taking seven days of strike action in defence of their housing association, staff terms and conditions, and union rights, all of which have come under a sudden and vicious attack following a merger. You … Continue reading

Focus E15 victory: “The beginning of the end for the housing crisis”
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Focus E15 victory: “The beginning of the end for the housing crisis”

By Focus E15 mums The fight for council housing in Newham and London continues. Despite Newham Council’s attempt to evict us, we can today confirm that the E15 Open House occupation will continue until 7th October as planned. We called Newham Council on the first day of the occupation to negotiate with us. The plan was never … Continue reading