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Fighting the cuts


Cuts anger boils over as protesters storm town halls

22 February 2011
Rage at the cuts exploded last week, with protesters confronting councillors as they tried to vote through cuts.

Protesters shut down Barclays bank branches

22 February 2011
Activists involved in the UK Uncut anti-tax avoidance group shut down more than 40 branches of Barclays bank last Saturday.

Tories reveal plans to privatise everything

22 February 2011
Tory prime minister David Cameron wants to give private companies and charities the right to run public services—to end what he calls the "state monopoly" over them.

Liverpool rallies against Tories

08 February 2011
up to 2,000 people came to a rally against cuts in Liverpool last Saturday.

Bus routes will vanish

08 February 2011
Hundreds of bus routes are set to disappear as councils announce a series of cuts to bus services.

Islington march strikes back over cuts

08 February 2011
A noisy, colourful, 1,000-strong march wended its way along Holloway Road in north London last Saturday.

Save our libraries: from read-ins to occupation

08 February 2011
Thousands of people rallied round their libraries on Saturday as a national day of "read-ins" swept Britain.

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