Last Hours Header Image

Notice! This is an archive version of Last Hours. It is no longer maintained or updated. Emails, addresses etc. may not be up to date.

Mayday! Mayday!

April 11th, 2011 · post by anon · Make a comment


Mayday, traditionally a day for workers’ self organisation and grassroots agitation, is being celebrated in Brighton with a street party and protest on Saturday the 30th April. Location and more details will be announced nearer the time. Meanwhile an excellent free zine has been produced with contributions about Mayday and resistance from a wide range of participating groups including Brighton Anarchist Black Cross, Southcoast Climate Camp, No Borders, Brighton Squatters Network, Queer Mutiny, students and more.

As their call out proclaims:

Our lives are under attack.
Our future is being sacrificed to increase the power of an elite.

The bankers’ crisis is being used as an excuse to push through a far-right agenda of vicious cuts – cuts which will hurt the poorest and line the pockets of the rich. The NHS, Education and Welfare systems are being stripped back while the bankers are being paid million pound bonuses.

Their only answer to the disaster is more of the same, capitalism with the gloves off. More wars, more ecological devastation and we’re being asked to pay for it.

We are being robbed blind – it’s time to reclaim what is ours.

More details and the free zine download can be found here:

Comments OffThis entry belongs to the following categories: Blogs · Last Hours blog


Last Hours butterfliesName: Last Hours blog
Bio: Keep up to date with info relating to Last Hours, UK and international anti-authoritarian scenes. We will post news on new publications here was well as note worthy event and other such content

blog roll

  • Blue lights and sirens
  • Cookery corner
  • Hey Monkey Riot
  • Last Hours blog
  • Prancer
  • recent blog posts for Last Hours blog:

    latest blog posts

    1. New website and blog

      by Edd on 04 Aug

    2. M26 commentary

      by anon on 13 Apr

    3. Mayday! Mayday!

      by anon on 11 Apr

    4. Vegan cheese and onion pasties

      by xhannahx on 27 Mar

    5. Updates from the street on Saturday

      by Fred Goodsell on 24 Mar

    6. Some icons for the Symposium

      by Edd on 07 Mar

    last hours features