Stop G4S Convergence

September 27, 2012 — News

Written by IRR News Team

Next weekend Sheffield will witness a Convergence of activists campaigning against the many faces of G4S.

The Convergence has been called by organisations campaigning against the activities of G4S and aims to plan how to build a more effective Stop G4S campaign. Supported and endorsed by the Boycott Israel Network, Corporate Watch, Dundee Trades Council, Jewish Socialists’ Group, Jews for Justice for Palestinians, Newcastle Palestine Solidarity Campaign, No Borders UK, No One Is Illegal, Palestine Solidarity Campaign, Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign, Sheffield Palestine Solidarity Campaign, South Yorkshire Migration and Asylum Action Group (SYMAAG) and Stop Deportations, it is open to all who oppose G4S and want to work with others to Stop G4S from taking over public services for private profit while violating human rights’.

Actions have already taken place against G4S in the past year:

The Stop G4S Convergence is taking place on Saturday 6 October in Sheffield, please email: stop-g4s@riseup.net to reserve a place, or to find out more.

Related Links

Download an invite here (word doc. 52kb)

Download a flyer here (pdf file, 76kb)

Stop G4S Convergence

Stop G4S Convergence Facebook event page

Corporate Watch G4S profile

No to G4S blog

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Comments

September 28, 2012
Securing Greed:

G4S – Greed 4 Sale

We may all experience their world when their meter readers (human and manual) start snooping in your home.

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