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  • MEET THE TORY WASTE BOSS RUNNING BRISTOL
    What the fuck is going on at BRISTOL WASTE, run by, officially, the thickest bureaucrat in Britain, Bristol City Council’s Tracey “Beaker” Morgan, appointed Managing Director of this shitty little council  firm in 2016 by half-witted councillors? In November, Beaker, a dim Tory from Portishead, instructed her staff to REMOVE from the Bear Pit an artwork celebrating Labour pacifist MP Walter Ayles, which formed part of the nationally acclaimed Journeys to Justice exhibition hosted by the ... more
    Bristolian
    1 week ago
  • IWW stands in solidarity with UCU strike action!
    Starting on Thursday the 22nd February members of the University and College Union (UCU) will begin an escalating 14-day strike during February and March against 61 universities across the UK in protest at the decision by UUK, the employers’ federation, to end the defined benefit element of the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) pension. They are fighting this decision as these changes would result in the typical lecturer almost £10,000 a ... more
    Bristol IWW
    2 weeks ago
  • Film: Tony Benn’s Defining Moments
    Tony Benn was a great chronicler of his times and in this final chronicle of his life he reflects on the moments that defined his political and personal life experiences. This programme uses interviews recorded over time and an exclusive wide ranging final conversation in his later years together with unique, unseen family and personal film archive to chart the defining moments in his long political life. The programme ... more
    Bristol Radical History Group
    2 months ago
  • Anti-Capitalist Mental Health Support Group Sat 9th Dec
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    Kebele
    3 months ago
  • Witness callout: Bristol antifascist demo, 10th September
    solidarity with arrested antifascists: Several antifascists are facing trial as a result of participation in the antifascist demonstration in Bristol on 10th September. They need witnesses. If you were witness to any of the police’s actions on that day, particularly surrounding any of the arrests, please get in touch. Having witnesses to support defence cases is very important, and can mean the difference between freedom and prison for a comrade. ... more
    Bristol ABC
    4 months ago
  • ‘Westfront 1918’ – Classic War Film The Nazis Hated
    Westfront 1918 (Vier von der Infanterie) Where: Cube, Dove Street South, Bristol, BS2 8JD Time: 8 pm Date: Monday November 6th Tickets: Admission £4, £3 concessions To book tickets: http://www.cubecinema.com/programme/event/westfront-1918,9758/ To find the Cube: http://www.cubecinema.com/pages/about/directions/ As part of a series of events looking at World War 1 from a German perspective, we are very pleased […] ... more
    Real World War One
    4 months ago
  • BWV’s Response to Our Neighbourhoods Consultation
    Bristol Women’s Voice encouraged members to get involved and have their say during Your Neighbourhoods consultation this summer including cuts to public toilets, Neighbourhood Partnerships and local libraries. You can download a copy of our response below. Bristol Women’s Voice Response to Our Neighborhoods Consultation.docx (1) ... more
    Bristol Womens Voice
    5 months ago
  • For Prospect: a review of The High Places
    As part of Prospect's look back on the books of the year so far, I reviewed Fiona McFarlane's short story collection, The High Places.Have a read. ... more
    Sian Crooked Rib
    6 months ago
  • Shamblestories 2017
    “Who wants to be in my band?”  Asks the Singer/Guitarist.  “There’s only one rule: you have to be naked.”“Do you not have to be able to play?”“Well, that’s a bonus, but you definitely have to be naked, that’s the main thing.”“Well, it’s a flip from the normal thing, isn’t it?  Well done you...”An enthusiastic drummer is on board from the start.  During the first song, a ... more
    Clayton Blizzard
    6 months ago
  • Hurricane Harvey is worse due to human activity and global warming
    Hurricane Harvey and the resultant flooding in Houston are worse than they would have been without global warming, and other human interventions.There are at least 7 factors that interact with this catastrophe..Sea surface temperatures are higher than in the past. This increases the power and water content of the hurricaneDeep sea temperatures are higher also. Hurricanes pull up water from the deeper layers of the sea. Normally these will cool ... more
    Greenerblog
    6 months ago