Second of our two-part interview with John Barker, Angry Brigade prisoner, covering the arrests, the sensational trial, his time in prison and the political situation upon his release in the late 1970s.
The first of a two-part interview about the Angry Brigade, Britain’s first urban guerrilla group, with John Barker, author who in 1972 was convicted for being part of the organisation. Continue reading “Episode 2: The Angry Brigade, part 1”
This is the first episode of the new WCH podcast on the Grunwick strike of East African Asian women workers in London 1976-8. Continue reading “Episode 1: The Grunwick strike, 1976”
We are very happy to launch the WCH podcast! Listen to a brief intro here. Continue reading “Podcast introduction”
For Black History Month we have created a short video history of the strike of African-American refuse workers in Memphis, during which Martin Luther King Jr was assassinated, and which began exactly 50 years ago this month . Continue reading “The Memphis sanitation strike, 1968”
We have produced a new video about the seminal strike of East African Asian women in north-west London, in part to promote our forthcoming podcast, the first episode of which will be about the Grunwick strike. Follow us on Soundcloud here to get first listen! Continue reading “The Grunwick strike, 1976-8”