I am White. Does That Automatically Make Me a Racist?

I just had to unfriend somebody on fedbook. We had been friends since 2011 when we met at Occupy Democracy's #TarpaulinRevolution in Parliament Square. Over the last 5 years I have had many long debates with her about the nature of racism. Today's brief convo was the last straw for me though:

Nuit Debout London: CHALK WARS

Two people arrested opposite Downing St...FOR CHALKING! NB - this is not satire. See the shocking footage livestreamed by Occupy News Network at Nuit Debout London last night, here: bambuser.com/v/6262144

#GlobalDebout – Updates

Nuit Debout website: nuitdebout.fr/globaldebout/en/ 00.25 Pheonix Rising roundup from Nuit Debout London - confirms TWO arrests earlier - for chalking on the pavement. linkis.com/blogspot.com/dui7l 23.06 Wow. Two people have apparently been arrested for chalking at Nuit Debout London Night Assembly (13.30secs in) bambuser.com/v/6262144 22.44 found an RT article:  rt.com/news/343127-global-debout-france-spain/ 22.32 looks like tents going up in CATALONIA square: 22:07 NAPLES debout   … Continue reading #GlobalDebout – Updates

#GlobalDebout? #15M? Media Blackout Much?

There are now hundreds of cities in 25 countries around the world prepping for the next global wave of democratic, people powered resistance to the emergent fascist global order and there's been barely a dicky bird from the 1% media. That's to be expected, but there's not been much on social media or alt channels in the UK either. What is up with that? Have you heard about #NuitDebout, or the #GlobalDebout next week, 15th May? #15M? If not, why not? (Please answer in the comments if you can be arsed).

Love Activists and Opsafe Brighton: STREET STORIES EXHIBITION – Poster/Flyer

Exhibiting photographs of people's experiences of different types of homelessness Every Saturday in May, come along to share your own stories and to hear other peoples Everybody is invited to write in the book of street stories, to share past and present experiences with our community The exhibition will be facilitated by Love Activists Brighton and OpSafe Brighton, in solidarity with the homeless folk of Brighton & Hove