Workfare Shutdown on October 20th

Posted: October 8, 2012 in Uncategorized

Wish I was in London! Will be sharing the event though!

the void

From  Boycott Workfare

Meet at 2.30pm at Oxford Circus, 20/10/202

Join the facebook event and invite your friends.

The fight back against workfare continues on Oct 20th when tens of thousands are expected to march on London against austerity. As people march for a future that works, Boycott Workfare will be taking action for a future without forced unpaid labour.

The growing resistance against exploitative government work schemes is rattling the arrogance of workfare’s architects and profiteers. Retailers have withdrawn from workfare due to pressure from campaigners; warnings of “imminent contract failures” are being made by Work Programme charities. Neither Workfare nor the Work Programme is working.

Any of us could be subjected to forced unpaid work through the government’s back to work schemes, so it’s in the interest of all of us that we fight back. At the end of the day, workfare is an attack on the work…

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  1. Can I clone your article to my blog? Thank you.

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