Self-help support vs ravages of 'welfare reform'. Never attend anywhere official alone!
This blog currently focuses on national policy matters that impact upon KUWG members.
Kilburn Unemployed Workers Group as a group focuses primarily on combating benefits injustices locally through advocacy in individuals' benefit claims, and demonstrations that emphasise that there is hope when we come together. We are more angry than frightened.
others from across the UK, hear inspiring stories, learn info about our
rights and share tactics that work. This isn’t a day for speakers from
the front. Party political representatives aren’t invited. It’s about
people at the grassroots getting together and working out how we can
support each other and throw even more spanners in the government’s
you are in a local group where people share mutual support on welfare
or housing (or plan to start one), Boycott Workfare should be able to
help with your travel costs. Please get in touch as soon as you can so we can sort it out.
Planning on coming? There’ll be tea, coffee and a free lunch! Please let us know you’re coming so we know how many people to cook for!
Want to know what to expect? Check out the agenda here. There’s an open space session in the afternoon if you’d like to offer a workshop too!