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Anti Workfare Actions in Bristol

On Saturday 3rd March, a national day of action against workfare took place after liverpool uncut announced a planned protest. The call was put out by boycott workfare; who have some excellent information about workfare if you want to know what its all about. In Bristol sixty people conducted an angry tour of workfare providers with a sound system in tow.

There were contingents from YFJ, IWW, RTW, AF and numerous other people who didn’t appear to have an acronym.  The group initially took on known workfare subscribers Greggs and Mcdonalds before moving onto Primark where security clashed with demonstrators as they entered the store. Guards used excessive force on a couple of people nearly provoking a more serious altercation with the crowd.

Click for Video of the day from ITN

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