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February 2020

Radical Legal Advice

29 February @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Grass, 9 Eden Grove
London, N7 8EE United Kingdom
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Ask a comrade legal worker any question about squatters right, police interviews and how to deal with them, the hostile environment and immigration law, right of protest and assembly, terrorism laws... Location: GRASS, 9 Eden Grove (The George Pub), N7 8EE next to Holloway tube station. Contact number 07938830066. Accessibility: The space is located on the ground floor with two steps, but we have a wheelchair ramp that we can put out when needed. The space has two toilets, but…

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March 2020

Building a feminist antifascist response to the climate emergency with the Feminist Antifascist Assembly

1 March @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Grass, 9 Eden Grove
London, N7 8EE United Kingdom
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Where anti-fascism is necessarily intersectional, so must ecological activism be. No struggle exists in isolation, and capitalism ultimately influences every aspect of all of our lives in complex ways. Join the Feminist Anti-Fascist Assembly for a lively discussion of feminist anti-fascist politics and how they relate to the climate emergency. Location: GRASS, 9 Eden Grove (The George Pub), N7 8EE next to Holloway tube station. Contact number 07938830066. Accessibility: The space is located on the ground floor with two steps,…

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Global Britain’s real climate changers: Big Oil and Big Mining must be taken down with the London Mining Network

1 March @ 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Grass, 9 Eden Grove
London, N7 8EE United Kingdom
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Greta Thunberg was right to insist at Davos that the problem actor to be confronted is the fossil fuel industry. Rather than just the 1% usually cited, the UK is actually responsible for around 7-8% of global warming emissions. The principal culprits are the big oil and mining companies that operate across the entire planet, returning profits here. The Labour Party says little more than outgoing Bank of England governor Mark Carney, to get corporations to report on their GHG…

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Protest first aid with Queercare

1 March @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Grass, 9 Eden Grove
London, N7 8EE United Kingdom
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From heatstroke, to panic attacks, to baton injuries, join QueerCare first aiders for a practical skillshare on how we can look out for each other's physical and mental health during protests. (Please note that this is not a certified first aid course.) QueerCare is a transfeminist autonomous care organisation, providing training, support and advocacy for trans and queer people in the UK (and further afield). We focus on building communities which can care for themselves, and providing them with the…

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What are the links between climate change and migration?

1 March @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Grass, 9 Eden Grove
London, N7 8EE United Kingdom
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What are the links between climate change and migration? During this workshop we will be tackling the following questions: How does climate change influence migration? What areas are affected? What is the new UN definition of climate refugee and is it useful? What has the state response been to mass migration? What is the difference between solidarity and charity? Why is the NGOs model of response totally inadequate and why do we need working class solidarity instead of charity? How…

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April 2020

The Green Anticapitalist Front does Lockdown – Livestream: Disaster Capitalism

15 April @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

GAF is reacting to the Covid-19 lockdown and enforced social distancing, by moving online. We will be doing a series of lifestreams about a variety of subjects that we hope will provide food for constructive discussion. Episode 1: Disaster Capitalism What do the 2003 invasion of Iraq, the 2004 East Asian tsunami, and the COVID-19 crisis have in common? They all made a lot of very rich people a hell of a lot richer. From Halliburton to James Dyson, capitalists…

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GAF Lockdown Reading Group discusses: Disaster Capitalism

23 April @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Please join for our first online reading and discussion group meeting. Our aim is to discuss different subjects each time so it is not necessary to have joined a previous session to participate. Before each meeting we will share a variety of readings of different lengths to give some background information on the subject to be discussed. Participants are invited to pick and choose what they would like to read in preparation. No prior knowledge of any of the subjects…

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The Green Anticapitalist Front does Lockdown – Livestream: Bookchin and Covid-19: What can social ecology reveal about our crisis?

29 April @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

GAF is reacting to the Covid-19 lockdown and enforced social distancing, by moving online. We will be doing a series of lifestreams about a variety of subjects that we hope will provide food for constructive discussion. Episode 2: Bookchin and Covid-19: what can social ecology reveal about our crisis? How does the Coronavirus relate to the climate crisis and the structure of our society? Bookchin’s works provide a framework we can use to analyse how state-capitalism and the ‘legacy of…

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May 2020

GAF Lockdown Reading Group discusses: Social Ecology

7 May @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

After our first successful online reading and discussion group meeting, we are happy to invite you to our second one. Our aim with these meetings is to discuss different subjects each time so it is not necessary to have joined a previous session to participate. Before each meeting we will share a variety of readings of different lengths to give some background information on the subject to be discussed. Participants are invited to pick and choose what they would like…

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The Green Anticapitalist Front does Lockdown – Livestream: Dual power – Infrastructure for insurrection

14 May @ 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

***NOTICE: Due to unforeseen circumstances this livestream has had to be postponed till Thursday the 14th of May, at the same time*** GAF is reacting to the Covid-19 lockdown and enforced social distancing, by moving online. We will be doing a series of lifestreams about a variety of subjects that we hope will provide food for constructive discussion. Episode 3: Dual power: Infrastructure for insurrection For this episode we get together for a podcast/livestream discussion with a friend of GAF…

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