Violence in suits

8/09/2011 This morning, at a time of the day when by rights I should have had another 4 hours of dozing -minimum- to enjoy, I left the flat for Newham, in order to help distribute 2,000 copies of The Newham Adversary. The Adversary is a one-off community sheet produced by the Stop the Arms Fair … Continue reading

The Dole, and Other Bailouts

One of my first actions as a Londoner this year was to sign on for as many benefits as I could get my hands on. In my puerile post-university fantasy, the move to London was one that could be made with consummate ease: a house would be found, and, once inhabited, keys would fit the … Continue reading