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Disabled people plan more direct action in Sheffield

Disabled people in Sheffield have announced plans for more direct action against the cuts in Sheffield. Sheffield Disabled People Against the Cuts (DPAC) are launching a direct action network at a public meeting on 12 November. The aim is to bring together disabled people, carers, supporters, friends and families to fight what they say are threatening the […]

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November 5th Day of Action

11.00 – 12.00 Yesterday morning over sixty disabled activists and supporters gathered outside the Atos assesment centre in Sheffield to protest about work capability assesments. The action was called by Unite Community and supported by Disabled People Against the Cuts (DPAC) and UK Uncut. Speakers included Mike Higgins of DPAC who called for an end […]

Direct Action Workshop

Sheffield Uncut is running a workshop looking at why direct action and civil disobedience is a winning tactic in the biggest battle of our lives; the battle against austerity. Sheffield Uncut has been leading the way with direct action in the city, entering and closing down branches of NatWest, Vodafone, Lloyds, HSBC, Boots, Starbucks, Top Shop, […]