#MUVVAHOOD – a play by @LibbyLiburd – single motherhood in the “age of austerity” (March 2016)

#MUVVAHOOD – a play by @LibbyLiburd – single motherhood in the “age of austerity” (March 2016)

MUVVAHOOD by Libby Liburd MUVVAHOOD is one-woman verbatim theatre show, collated from hours of interviews with lone parent mothers, telling a story of single motherhood in the “age of austerity” when the most vulnerable members of society are facing hardships and prejudices not seen in decades. MUVVAHOOD explores the specific emotional and economic issues surrounding single motherhood – primarily from the perspective of working-class mothers living in London. Researched, developed, written and performed by Libby Liburd. Directed by Julie Addy. MUVVAHOOD…

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Mhairi Black: SNP MP’s maiden speech (July 2015) @MhairiBlack

Mhairi Black: SNP MP’s maiden speech (July 2015) @MhairiBlack

Video and text uploaded to YouTube by Channel 4 News “I am the only 20 year old in the UK that the Chancellor is prepared to help with housing.” Mhairi Black’s maiden House of Commons speech.

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Keith ‘Ordinary Guy’ reporting Iain Duncan Smith to police (May 2014)

Keith ‘Ordinary Guy’ reporting Iain Duncan Smith to police (May 2014)

Video and text uploaded to YouTube by Sonia Poulton Author and social activist, Keith Lindsay-Cameron, aka Keith Ordinary Guy, is most known for his ‘Letter A Day To No. 10’. Here he attempts to report Government Minister Iain Duncan Smith to police for a number of crimes against humanity.

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A Speech Ed Miliband Never Made by @grahamscambler (Oct 2014)

A Speech Ed Miliband Never Made by @grahamscambler (Oct 2014)

Professor Graham Scambler is an Emeritus Professor of Sociology at UCL and a Visitor Professor of Sociology at Surrey University.  For more blogs, visit Professor Graham Scambler’s website http://www.grahamscambler.com In this second decade of the twenty-first century we have reached a crossroads. The end of the cold war has not led to a new and more stable world order but instead to widespread disorder and human suffering. Our global world is fragmenting and life is becoming…

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Cassetteboy – Cameron’s Conference Rap (Oct 2014)

Cassetteboy – Cameron’s Conference Rap (Oct 2014)

Video and lyrics uploaded to YouTube by cassetteboy I’m hardcore and I know the score And I am disgusted by the poor And my chums matter more Because we are the law And I’ve made sure We’re ready for class war Taking money from the man who works long hours Giving power to the tycoons in the glass towers That is why I can look you in the eye And say This is the party of…

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Russell Brand @rustyrockets : “come to STAND UP AGAINST AUSTERITY” | 7 JULY 2014

Russell Brand @rustyrockets : “come to STAND UP AGAINST AUSTERITY” | 7 JULY 2014

Video and text uploaded to YouTube by The People’s Assembly Stand Up Against Austerity | Monday 7 July 2014 @ Hammersmith Apollo With: Jo Brand, Jason Manford, Stewart Lee, Shappi Khorsandi, Francesca Martinez, Marcus Bridgstoke, Jeremy Hardy, Mark Steel, Jen Brister, Kate Smurthwaite Tickets: http://www.thepeoplesassembly.org.uk/… or http://www.eventimapollo.com/

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Russel Brand @rustyrockets at No More Austerity Protest 50,000 in Attendance (June 2014)

Russel Brand @rustyrockets at No More Austerity Protest 50,000 in Attendance (June 2014)

Video uploaded to YouTube by WeAreChange No more Austerity demand the alternative: Saturday 21 June Read more about the demo on the Peoples Assembly website here: http://www.thepeoplesassembly.org.uk/national_demo_21_june  

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How to beat the ‘bedroom tax’ (Sept 2013)

How to beat the ‘bedroom tax’ (Sept 2013)

Video and text uploaded to YouTube by Channel 4 News Channel 4 News investigates the loopholes in the bedroom tax legislation that has allowed residents in Fife to successfully argue that their spare rooms aren’t bedrooms and shouldn’t be taxed.  

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Jack Monroe, Protesting the Benefit Cuts – South London People’s Assembly (Aug 2013)

Jack Monroe, Protesting the Benefit Cuts – South London People’s Assembly (Aug 2013)

Text and video uploaded to YouTube by Fourman Films Millions hate what our government is doing – but how can we stop them? In June 2013, 4,000 people from hundreds of organisations including trade unions like Unite, campaigns such as UK Uncut and the Coalition of Resistance met to plan action – and called for People’s Assemblies in every part of Britain. In response activists south of the river are building the South London People’s Assembly…

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Fight the cuts protest – John Rees – Coalition of Resistance | Downing Street | 20 October 2010

Fight the cuts protest – John Rees – Coalition of Resistance | Downing Street | 20 October 2010

Video uploaded to YouTube by Adrian Cousins Protest organised by the Coalition of Resistance:http://www.coalitionofresistance.org.uk

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