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Feminist Fightback were due to host a discussion with an activist from China who runs the Beijing LGBT Centre this Saturday, 30 August at 2pm in the Common House. Unfortunately she has not been able to get a visa. Hopefully we will be able to rearrange in future.

Read More Meeting with Chinese LGBT activist, Sat 30 August now cancelled

“Enjoy Poverty” (2008) – Dutch artist Renzo Martens travels with his camera through the poorest and most violent areas of the Congolese interior. In these regions, where poverty is the highest export product, Martens start an emancipation program in which he encourages local communities to monetize their poverty. This fails horribly. ELCPAS is a new regular…

Read More East London Capitalist Propaganda Appreciation Society screening: ‘Enjoy Poverty’, 28 Aug, 8pm

Yoga is back to weekly classes from next Tuesday 26th August, 6 – 7 pm. There are spaces for any new students who want to learn Ashtanga. Low cost sliding scale £4/7/9. It is a class for queer and Trans people but allies are very welcome! Best wishes, Josetta Josetta Yogawww.yogaeastlondon.com

Read More Yoga update

Author Mark Bray talks about lessons learnt from OWS and its anarchist practices. Mark Bray author of ‘Translating Anarchy: The Anarchism of Occupy Wall Street’ will be giving this talk as part of a European speaking tour. The talk starts at 6pm, but join us from 5pm for some food. Translating Anarchy tells the story…

Read More The Anarchism of Occupy Wall Street, 10 August, 6pm – 8pm

The Common House is almost one year old! During the last year together we have knocked down walls, painted, cleaned, run conferences, held meetings, printed thousands of leaflets, watched feminist films, looked after our kids collectively, had more meetings, hosted sex worker breakfast drop in’s, danced, got a bit drunk, had acupuncture and hair cuts,…

Read More Friends of Common House Scheme Launched