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12 Year Old Dragged From Class After Anti-Terror Police Flag Up His Facebook Protest Against Cameron

A 12 year old boy attempting to save a local youth club due to be closed by government cuts has been dragged from his classroom after his Facebook protest was spotted by anti-terror police. What’s even more shocking is this story is from December 2010…and things have only gotten worse. How Did This Happen? Nicky…

UK Students Facing Violence, Intimidation and Arrest for Opposing Privatisation of their Universities

The growing student movement in opposition to the marketisation of Higher Education is being confronted by the full force of the emergent British police state.  Universities are using court injunctions to ban student protest, and when students oppose such measures they are faced with an overwhelming and violent response by the UK’s militarised police force.…

Dear Media, A Global Uprising Took Place Last Night…Where Were You?

(That’s not photoshop. That’s a firework being shot at Buckingham Palace last night) Last night, hacktivist group Anonymous succeeded in mobilising hundreds of thousands of people in 477 locations in over 150 countries around the world.  Protesters wearing Guy Fawkes masks hit the streets of in Indonesia, North America, Asia, Europe and South America, calling…

Why Aren’t We Rising up as Our Country is Sold Off & Our Govt Sells Out?

  An apathetic mainstream media, an ambivalent political class and a broad populace who have become spectators rather than actors in their daily lives, have created the mistaken impression that Britain is taking its austerity hammering lying down.  This could not be further from the truth.  Many of the most disenfranchised groups in UK society…

The Birth of a Police State: UK Police to be Granted Sweeping New Powers

  The UK Government is about to pass legislation which will make any behaviour perceived to potentially ‘cause nuisance or annoyance’ a criminal offence. The Anti-Social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Bill also grants local authorities, police and even private security firms sweeping powers to bar citizens from assembling lawfully in public spaces.  Those who refuse…

Oxford Student: ‘You shouldn’t mess with Oxford – we’ll deport you if you do’

Last summer, Trenton Oldfield swam into the Thames during the annual Thames Boat Race in an act of non-violent civil disobedience to protest elitism.  He disrupted the race for 25 minutes.  For this, he was handed a 6 month prison sentence. But this, apparently was not punishment enough. He has received news this week that…