When I saw the picture of Patsy Stevenson being arrested, when she was attending a candlelit vigil for Sarah Everard at Clapham Common, it reminded me of the quotation from George Orwell’s 1949 novel Nineteen Eighty-Four. “If you want a picture of the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human face—for ever.” …

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War on Want Fighting Global Poverty    Thursday 5 June at Western Terrace, Excel Centre, 1pm (Google Map) Closest public transport: Royal Victoria Dock, 1 Western Gateway, London E16 1XL Join us for a protest at the G4S shareholders meeting.  While it continues to make billions from human rights abuses and privatisation, it’s not all …

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