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Finsbury Square Wasn't a Failure of Occupy, It Was the Failure of Austerity

Adam Jung | Posted 14.06.2012 | UK Politics
Adam Jung

The mess that became of Finsbury wasn't a failure of Occupy, but of the state; of Cameron and Clegg's ideological austerity. When these people came, they were not turned away. They were welcomed in from a city and state that tried to hide them in ally's, desperate to show the world a shiny façade for the Jubilee and the Olympics.

Here We Go Again: Protesters Occupy London Square

PA | Posted 01.05.2012 | UK

Anti-capitalist protesters said they had "fulfilled" a goal when they moved into Paternoster Square, home to the London Stock Exchange, on tuesday eve...

Occupation Records: How the 99% Run a Record Label

Adam Jung | Posted 25.03.2012 | UK Politics
Adam Jung

It's cold in the Occupation Records office - a UBS-owned building on Sun Street, now occupied by the activities of Occupy London. I drag myself out of the warmth of my bed - a half deflated air mattress and a bundle of sleeping bags - and reach for my phone whose ring has demanded I get up.

Lucy Sherriff

'An Accountant By Day, An Anti-Capitalist By Night' - Who Are The Occupy Londoners?

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 25.11.2011 | UK

Occupy London has had its fair share of publicity; from "empty tents" to clergy resignations, the camp has been dogged by journalists fighting to get ...

Occupy London Protesters To Stay Put Despite Eviction Deadline

PA | Posted 17.11.2011 | UK

Not one person has left the protest camp outside St Paul's Cathedral since a legal eviction notice was served giving them 24 hours to quit, activists ...

Occupy London Protesters Arrested At Lord Mayor's Banquet

PA | Posted 15.11.2011 | UK

A number of anti-capitalism protesters have been arrested by police after gathering outside London's Guildhall during the Lord Mayor's Banquet, accord...

When the Thin Blue Line Just Wants a Cold Beer

Mark Hillary | Posted 08.01.2012 | UK Tech
Mark Hillary

No modern police service can refuse to engage in dialogue with the citizens they are there to protect and Facebook is just a relatively recent way for the police to talk to the public. If they choose to start deleting intelligent questions that question their policies and behaviour then they may as well forget about counting on the public - the people who pay their salaries - for support.

From Unions To Rage Against The Machine: Key Players On Student March

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 08.01.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Assembling a 10,000-strong demonstration against tuition fees doesn't happen overnight. From unions to musicians, politicians to political activis...

PICTURES: Emma Watson Brings Her Magic To An Ethical Wardrobe

The Huffington Post UK | Olivia Williams | Posted 04.01.2012 | UK

Elfin Emma Watson cast her style-spell over a final fashion collection that Hermione would be proud of, as the designs of the Harry Potter actress are...

Rejection of Eurozone Conditions is the Best Option for the Greek People

Adnan Al-Daini | Posted 05.01.2012 | UK Politics
Adnan Al-Daini

Greece has been my holiday destination for the last 15 years; I love the country and its charming friendly people. I say to the Greek people: You have been treated shabbily by the rest of Europe. You have a beautiful country and proud history; leave the madness of the Eurozone.

St Paul's 'Used As Open Latrine', Clerics Claim

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.01.2012 | UK

Staff at St Paul's have been force to clean up human waste from inside the cathedral, a report in a newspaper has claimed. The waste has appeared o...

Ed Miliband Backs St. Pauls Protesters' Philosophy

The Huffington Post UK | Chris Wimpress | Posted 05.01.2012 | UK Politics

Labour leader Ed Miliband has accused City of London bosses of being "out of kilter" with the values of the rest of the country, and thrown his weight...

Christians Picking Sides at St Paul's

Jonty Langley | Posted 05.01.2012 | UK Politics
Jonty Langley

Religious people have done themselves no favours in this, but unless you're the kind of dribbling goon who thinks anything useful can be achieved without the beliefs and ideologies that unite social movements, it's obvious that secular philosophies have just as many crazy-eyed zealots. So get over it.

I Mind That you Have Bought my Government

Pippa Bartolotti | Posted 05.01.2012 | UK Politics
Pippa Bartolotti

Some of us look upon the panic in the EU and the US with wry amusement. Some of us are taking part in the downfall of the industrial-military-political complex of greed by getting out there and Occupying. Others are wringing their hands because life as we know it is ending.

Two Arrested At Anti-Capitalist Demonstration Outside Parliament

PA | Posted 05.01.2012 | UK

Around 200 anti-capitalist protesters entered Parliament Square as they linked with a group supporting activists who had recreated the famous 1936 Jar...

Archbishop Sentamu: Top Executive Salaries Demonstrate 'Scandalously Unfair' Society

PA | Posted 05.01.2012 | UK

The Archbishop of York has attacked the salaries of top executives saying huge differences between the rich and poor "weaken community life and make s...

The Occupation, St Paul's, Thailand and Durban: For Love or Money

Anuradha Vittachi | Posted 04.01.2012 | Home
Anuradha Vittachi

What links the Occupation movement, an ancient cathedral, floods in Thailand, and the UN? You can thread them as four beads on a single necklace.

VIDEO: Protesters Claim Thermal Imagery Is False

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.01.2012 | UK

Protesters camped at the Occupy London demonstration outside St Paul's Cathedral have hit back at the suggestion that most of them go home at night. ...

Corporation Of London Performs U-Turn On Threat Of Eviction To St Paul's Protesters (Pictures)

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 01.01.2012 | UK

The Corporation of London has announced that it has withdrawn the threat of a legal notice to remove the protesters camped outside St Paul's Cathedral...

Occupy London Protesters Urged To Move Tents From Outside St Paul's Cathedral

PA | Posted 31.12.2011 | UK

Anti-capitalist protesters will be told to remove their tents outside St Paul's Cathedral or face legal action. The City of London Corporation w...

How the Occupy London Protesters Shook the Church

Jessica Abrahams | Posted 31.12.2011 | UK Politics
Jessica Abrahams

Conor's words reflect a general feeling in the Occupy London camp outside St Paul's cathedral that this is a Church that has lost its way. The protest was never aimed at Christianity; it was intended to challenge the corporate greed of big business but, say the protesters, the cathedral's reaction has highlighted just how pervasive the problem is in our society.

Dean Of St Paul's Resigns Over Handling Of Occupy Protests

Posted 31.12.2011 | UK

Graeme Knowles, the Dean of St Paul's Cathedral is the latest high profile figure to resign over the handling of anti-capitalism protests staged by Oc...

Occupy London: Bishop Of London Backs Eviction Measures

PA | Posted 30.12.2011 | UK

The Bishop of London has backed legal measures that could lead to anti-capitalist demonstrators being evicted from their camp outside St Paul's. Dr...

The Occupy (r)Evolution Will Not Be Televised

Marcus Moore | Posted 29.12.2011 | UK
Marcus Moore

"FEEL like doing something." "Anything in particular?" "Helping in some way. Doing the washing up perhaps." The General Assembly has finished: most...

Eviction Beckons For Protesters As St Paul's Reopens Its Doors

The Huffington Post UKtUK | Paul Vale | Posted 28.12.2011 | UK

Legal action will be taken to evict protesters camped outside the Cathedral, the City of London Corporation has announced. The planning and transp...