Today, Paris and other French urban zones see the demonstrations of the gilets jaunes, organised in part through new media. Considering Paris’ lineage of street politics, it seems an interesting moment to reflect on the achievements of the Paris Commune as established in March 1871, and to address the role media plays in both reporting
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.
To mark the one-year anniversary of a radical social centre appearing in the Granite City, Rob Ray talks with the organising collective about their experiences, dreams — and advice for groups looking to set up new spaces.
The ban is a lie.
Delirious with fevers and newly extended powers, British cops are well and truly out of control.
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.