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Campaign paused while Mary awaits offer from Advance

Campaign paused while Mary awaits offer from Advance

LRU members met with Advance Glenisters on Monday to negotiate repayment for fellow member Mary, as part of an ongoing campaign challenging the discrimination faced by recipients of housing benefits. Following the meeting, the union has agreed to pause the campaign against the company until the weekend, when Advance agreed to make a clear repayment offer for some of the debts Mary incurred to pay the costs they demanded of her last year.

VIDEO: Help us grow the union through community outreach!

VIDEO: Help us grow the union through community outreach!

Our community is growing, and street-based community outreach is a vital way that we build our power and our membership. For a taste of why it’s so important, check out this awesome short video from our Outreach group.

Deadline extended – HIRING: Participant Co-Researchers

Deadline extended – HIRING: Participant Co-Researchers

The London Renters Union is recruiting a team of Participant Co-researchers who will be employed and trained to lead on a radical film project to explore and take action on these issues. Co-researchers will be supported throughout the project and no previous experience of research or housing activism is needed to take part. For more information about the project and the role see the job description below.

Redbridge Council to back End Section 21 campaign?

Redbridge Council to back End Section 21 campaign?

London Renters Union (LRU) await the decision of Redbridge Council as to whether they are committed to supporting the campaign to End Section 21. This motion was sent to them by a member of the Renters Union and is expected to pass tomorrow evening, Thursday 21st...

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