Over 350 people attended a packed Greece Solidarity Rally last week, addressed by Stathis Kouvelakis, Syriza Central Committee, Marina Prentoulis, Syriza activst, MPs Jeremy Corbyn and Katy Clark and TUC President Leslie Manasseh. See Marina on youtube
GSC activist meeting Sat 14 Feb 2-5pm
Unite HQ, 128 Theobalds Road, Holborn, London WC1X 8TN
Be part of plans for action, including campaigning on the debt, parliamentary activity, building support in the unions, promoting the open solidarity letter, media activity and more. All welcome
Sign open letter of solidarity
Add your name to the open letter of solidarity with the anti-austerity movement in Greece, already signed by Frances O'Grady (TUC), Len McCluskey (Unite), Matt Wrack (FBU), Pete Pinkney (RMT), Owen Jones, Ken Loach, MPs Katy Clark, Caroline Lucas, Jeremy Corbin, Ian Davidson, Diane Abbot and many more.
Ask your MP to put their name to Early Day Motion 729 to applaud Syriza's anti austerity programme, including repudiation and renegotation of the debt. The EDM has been put by Patron's of the Greece Solidarity Campaign Katy Clark and Jeremy Cobyn, supported by Caroline Lucas, Peter Haine and many more.
See the breakdown of seats in the new Greek Parliament, taken from the BBC website. See Paul Mason on the results and the new coalition. Read here
Anti-austerity reform - day 1
The cabinet of the new Government in Greece has agreed the first steps, including restitution of minimum wage, stopping the privatisation of water, reinstating laid off public sector workers, including the finance ministry cleaners and giving citizenship to all children of immigrants.
All welcome at GSC organising meetings, 6pm on 3rd wed monthly, Unite HQ, London. 2015 meeting dates: Jan 21, Feb 18, March 18, April 15, May 13 (2nd not 3rd wed), June 17, July 15, August 19, Sept 16, Oct 21, Nov 18 and Dec 16