Why we occupied a Barclays bank

Why we occupied a Barclays bank

Last Friday, People & Planet, The Wretched of the Earth, Move Your Money, Fossil Free UCL and London Mining Network shut down Barclays flagship bank branch in Piccadilly Circus, in solidarity with those fighting the front line impacts of the bank’s fossil...
Hijacking #MinesAndMoney

Hijacking #MinesAndMoney

As you read this, London is playing host to an unsavoury gathering of shady miners and their wheeler-dealer financiers. Over 2,500 people – including top brass from 150 of the world’s biggest mining firms – are getting together at the Mines and Money conference for...

Tweet MEPs to say no to #ConflictMinerals!

On Wednesday (20th of May), the EU Parliament will vote on whether to force companies to look at the supply chains of the minerals used in their products, to help ensure their business is not supporting violent conflict. We need to get the message to as many Members...
Vote for Glencore!

Vote for Glencore!

Glencore has been nominated for the Public Eye Life Time Award. Add your vote now. Each vote counts! Click here to vote: you’re just one click away from voting! Glencore has been nominated for the 2015 Public Eye Award for continuing business practices that...
Cerrejon Coal: "the best mine in Colombia"

Cerrejon Coal: "the best mine in Colombia"

Villagers from Tabaco stand in the ruins of their house after the 9 August 2001 eviction By Richard Solly, Colombia Solidarity Campaign member and Co-ordinator of London Mining Network Today, 9 August 2014, is the 13th anniversary of the brutal eviction of the small...
Push for European climate action

Push for European climate action

In March, European leaders will come together to agree a new EU climate deal. If thousands of us send David Cameron and Nick Clegg a message, they can push for the ambitious action that the world needs. Take action: write to them via the Stop Climate Chaos...