Hogan-Howe to speak about “Total Policing” in Jan

British Government@LSE public lecture [Details here] Date: Monday 16 January 2012 Time: 6.30-8pm Venue: Old Theatre, Old Building Speaker: Bernard Hogan-Howe Chair: Professor Paul Kelly The current commissioner of the Met and former chief constable of Merseyside Police will speak about his hopes and aspirations in relation to the future of policing in the capital.… Read More

Congo Protest, London: 140+ Arrested

“More than 140 people have been arrested at a protest in central London over the bitterly contested elections in the Democratic Republic of Congo” reports the Guardian, claiming that a ‘breakaway group started causing trouble, damaging property including cars and shops as well as threatening members of the public’.… Read More

Write to Prisoners

by Siân Ruddick, taken from here. [For tips on what to write/what to avoid see here and here] As the holiday season approaches, Socialist Worker asks readers to write to political prisoners and those who have suffered at the hands of the system.… Read More