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
March with The Homeless is this Friday 15th April, worldwide. In Brighton, the Anonymous Opsafe crew have organised the march for this Saturday, 16th April, (meet 11am, Old Steine). #NoMoreDeathsOnOurStreets #MarchWithTheHomeless #SolidarityNotCharity #HomesNotBanks #HomesNotBombs #HomesNotHandcuffs
All the councillors again agreed that many of the solution based proposals are not 'in the gift' of the council, meaning it is not in their power, that power lies with central Government. Some councillors seemed warmer to the idea of fighting central government than others, in particular Green Cllr David Gibson, who was again the most vociferous supporter of the proposals. Labour Cllr Claire Moonan was also supportive. Nobody had a bad word to say about the proposals or the Love Activists.
I'll be livestreaming from outside Brighton Town Hall today with Love Activists Brighton, who will be delivering their petition in support of the Solution Based Proposals to End Homelessness to the full council meeting. The council will hear the Love Activists for 3 minutes and debate the proposals for 15 minutes. People will be gathering… Continue reading Love Activists Meet The Council
I livestreamed from Love Activists' #HomesNotHandcuffs demo outside Brighton Law Courts yesterday, 20/1/16. There was a good turnout and a warm reception from the public and passing motorists who were encouraged to honk their horns in solidarity with the homeless. Love Activists Brighton gathered another 50 signatures in support of the Solution Based Proposals to… Continue reading #HomesNotHandcuffs Interviews: 20/1/16
I helped design some more placards for Love Activists Brighton's demo against the criminalisation of homelessness and begging, which I'll be livestreaming from 12-3pm today. I made this fedbook banner to promote the twitterstorm: I devised and scheduled 50 unique posts from the Love Activists Brighton fedbook page, which is linked to their twitter account. I… Continue reading #HomesNotHandcuffs Love Activists Brighton – Arty Stuff
Personal Blog: 16-1-16 #NoMoreDeathsOnOurStreets Late last night, I was walking along on the phone with a friend who was worried about a homeless comrade who's been having suicidal thoughts. Talking and walking, I passed a bloke dead or dying on the pavement. A man and a woman had stopped to help him. She was calling an… Continue reading We Can’t Ignore the Homelessness Crisis Anymore