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Glasgow Solidarity Network – busy behind the scenes

Over the past few weeks, GSN has received quite a few contacts from people who are being troubled by (ex)landlords and (ex)bosses. Issues to do with stolen deposits continue to be most frequent, but we also had enquiries regarding rather … Continue reading

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‘We won’t reduce the rent … We’ll kick them out’: Research Reveals Landlord’s Response to Housing Benefit Reform

Originally posted on the void:
A report published by the DWP gives a glimpse of the horrific future hundreds of thousands of people are set to face due to housing benefit reforms. The report is part of an ongoing piece…

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Upcoming Open Meeting

Wednesday 15th May, 7pm, downstairs in CCA, 350 Sauchiehall Street. Come along to our monthly open meeting to find out more about how we organise and how to get involved – it would be lovely to see you!

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Fuller account of recent victory including letter texts

It’s exciting to see your comments and hear that people are interested in fighting back.  Several people have been asking to see the texts we used for letters, so we are posting them here, along with some more context about … Continue reading

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Victory in less than a week for newly reformed Glasgow Solidarity Network. Direct action gets the goods!

Glasgow Solidarity Network has demonstrated how direct action gets the goods with a successful conclusion to its first fight. Two members of the Glasgow Anarchist Federation and their flatmate discovered that it is illegal in Scotland for letting agents to … Continue reading

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Direct Action against Rip-off letting agency this Friday 3/2/12

Direct Action Against Rip Off Letting Agency Glasgow Fri. 3rd Feb. 4.45pm Friday, 3 February 2012 Meet Bus Stop outside Dram, 232-246 Woodlands Road, Glasgow G3 6ND Meet at 4:45 at bus stop outside of Dram! on Woodlands Road (used … Continue reading

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Join Us!

GLASGOW SOLIDARITY NETWORK 1.  Glasgow Solidarity Network is an all volunteer mutual support network. 2.  We use collective direct action, like picketing estate agents to win back stolen deposits or picketing employment agencies to win back stolen wages. 3.  We … Continue reading

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