Author Archives: jim

Pits and Perverts

If you’ve seen the astonishing film Pride you will have heard of the LGSM – the Lesbians and Gays Support the Miners group. The LGSM built solidarity links with the South Wales mining communities during the 1984 Miners’ Strike and also donated funds to the Nottinghamshire Women’s Support Group. The money raised was used to

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Sheffield Needs A Radical Bookshop, April 20th

Can you call it a launch when you’re already open? Anyway, coming up, “Why Sheffield Needs A Radical Bookshop” an evening of music, poetry, ranting and a bar. We’ll be joined by speakers from the Anarchist Bookfair, Sheffield Independent Books (a long lamented Sheffield radical bookshop that closed in the nineties) and a freshly arrested tree

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