Fun news from ECAP Note the “UK-wide week of action from 29 March — 6 April“: Anti workfare campaigners swooped on four Salvation Army shops in Edinburgh on 3rd March, blockading them all and turning away customers and a delivery lorry.
There will be a Solidarity Federation Workplace Organiser Training Day on Saturday, 22nd March in Edinburgh, it’s open to all workers, apart from managers, you do not have to be a SolFed member or an anarcho-syndicalist to attend. If you would like to attend, please email training[AT]solfed.org.uk The Solidarity Federation workplace organiser training programme is […]
This month, as the first of a series of public talks we’ll be holding once a month this year, Edinburgh Anarchist Federation invite you all to a discussion of the situation of sex work in Scotland today, workplace organising and police raids. We’ll be hosting hopefully a number of current sex workers who are part […]
Mixed bag. First, this film being shown for free at the Banshee Labyrinth on Sunday night sounds amazing: Bruno Davert, an engineer worker in the papermaking industry, is a victim of the relocation of his company. He has been on the dole for almost two years, alternating between moments of self-awareness and depression, and confronting the humiliation […]
Now that we’ve stopped pretending we’re going to drink less and our Xmas credit card bills are serving as draught excluders ’til the gas bill comes due, we’re off to the pub to spend January’s paycheque before the sheriff officers call. Come join us. We’ll be at the Windsor Buffet near the top of Leith […]
We have news of two of the prisoners that we sent cards to at our Xmas social. First, the good news: CeCe was released from prison on January 13, 2014, which was her long-anticipated release date. She’ll serve the remainder of her 41-month sentence on parole, consistent with Minnesota sentencing law. Then, the not-so-good-but-useful bit of news about […]
This year there will be an AnachaFeminist conference in the UK with national scope and international reach. It will be in London on Sunday October 19th (day after the London Anarchist Bookfair). There have been a couple of organising meetings and you can now visit the website (subscription feed here) to find out more. Expect us to be […]
I’ve given and been given so many Xmas cards in my life that at some point they got devalued. Don’t send me one if all there is my name and your name and I see you all the time. Yeah, you work in my office. No, I can’t remember the last time we spoke. A […]
From Edinburgh Chiapas Solidarity Group: A MASSACRE FORETOLD FILM SCREENING IN EDINBURGH Tues 22 Oct, 7.30pm @ Quaker Meeting House, 7 Victoria Terrace, Edinburgh EH1 2JL What does it feel like to know that you are about to be killed? In 1997, villagers in Chiapas, Mexico sought refuge in a small wooden church to await their...