Thursday, 21 October 2010

A review of the Camden protest march

The Camden New Journal has published a review of the protest march from October 20th.

THE relentless cry was simple: “They say cut back, we say fight back.”

With the bugle of loud hailers ringing in their ears, thousands of public sector staff and anti-cuts protesters marched on Downing Street last night (Wednesday) to demonstrate against the slashing of government spending.

As ministers sold the cuts as a painful but necessary measure to tackle a spiralling national debt caused by the banking crisis and flabby expenditure, their names were spat out with venom in the streets around Westminster.

One placard read: “Nick Clegg – Judas”.

Right at the forefront of the protest were organisers from Camden including nurses, teachers, students, Labour party activists and union members.

Click here to read the article

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