April 14th: Inspired by Anna Kleist‘s hot takes on an initial few weeks of local mutual aid organising in the UK, I was inspired to throw in a few (slightly longer!) additional reflections, building on some of the points in Anna’s list, and bringing a few more to the surface.
April 11th: This text first appeared at AnarchistStudies.blog, a platform publishing comment and critique related to anarchist activism, anarchist academia, and the wider world as viewed through an anarchist lens.
April 10th: On March 25th the Coronavirus Act 2020 received Royal Assent and became law.
April 8th: Believe it or not, this actually happened and it actually was the BBC operating this snake-oil wagon, but with less oblique references to cocaine.
April 5th: Three weeks ago, I decided to set up a Facebook group to help people look out for one another in my little corner of south east London.
April 4th: The ban is a lie.
April 1st: The prime minister is writing a letter to every household in the UK to a cost of £6m, at a time when the National Health Service (NHS) is suffering under the strains of Covid19 cases.
March 26th: It’s really frustrating when people use anarchist terms and phrases out of context or for their own advantage.
March 24th: A disclaimer first.