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March for the Alternative in London

March for the Alternative in London

March for the Alternative against the Government’s public sector spending cuts, organised by the TUC which took place in London from Embankment to Hyde Park; 26 March 2011.

Where is the negotiation on Libya, asks Bristol-based Iraq expert

Where is the negotiation on Libya, asks Bristol-based Iraq expert

Military action against a country’s army does not serve to destabilize a leader, says Iraq expert and former Bristol NUJ executive member

Egyptian journalists and the Guardian Readers' Editor: a cause for concern?

Egyptian journalists and the Guardian Readers’ Editor: a cause for concern?

Chris Elliott, the Guardian Readers’ Editor, has not always been a friend of democratic expressions of rights where trade unions are concerned. Yet now, he is training the Egyptian Journalists’ Syndicate

News Hound

News Hound: Hardcore Anarchists and Menacing Extremists

I’m glad I didn’t go on that march in London. It was full of Hardcore Anarchists and there was a Battle of Trafalgar Square! I saw it in the Daily Mail. It unsettled me so much, I had to bark for quite a long time. Then I had to sit down and eat a biscuit to recover.

This was the real 'Big Society'

This was the real ‘Big Society’

On 26 March 2011 up to half a million people marched through the capital for a rally in Hyde Park, in the biggest expression of public anger in nearly a decade. NUJ Bristol Branch Vice-Chair Susie Weldon was there.