National Community Activists Network
You might like to listen in to this webinar about frackin on July 3rd, starting at 7.00 but log in at 6.45
• Cameron is changing trespass law so frackers can drill under your house
• The Scottish government is letting fracking companies decide their own "buffer zones"
• Planning law has been reframed so people have no say in what happens in their…
Added by joe taylor on June 25, 2014 at 15:42 — No Comments
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Members of NatCAN are a clever bunch and so are most people I've met in the community work field. Sometimes though there may not be a way in to Higher Education no matter how much experience you have. This course might be an answer Community and Social Care Foundation Entry…Continue
Added by Bren Cook on June 12, 2014 at 11:13 — No Comments
Here's a couple of pargraphs from a thoughtful article by David Graeber.
Some of the comments to it are really good
The real importance ofThomas Piketty's blockbuster,'Capital in the 21st Centrury, is that it demonstrates, in excruciating detail (and this remains true despite some predictable petty squabbling) that,in the case of at…Continue
Added by joe taylor on June 7, 2014 at 20:49 — No Comments
Some of the world's largest websites are planning a coordinated day of action on Thursday (une 5th) to oppose mass surveillance online.
The sites, which include Reddit, Imgur and BoingBoing, will be taking part in the campaign, called "Reset the Net", in a number of ways.
Some will showing a splash screen to all users, reminiscent of the one used in the successful protests against SOPA, the US copyright bill which many feared would…Continue
Added by joe taylor on June 4, 2014 at 16:30 — No Comments