Dissident Island Radio: Updates from the Boycott Workfare campaign and interview with the ACDU on the struggle for collective power in the gig economy

Dissident Island Radio

Republished from Dissident Island’s website

Dissident Island episode 249 brings forth a mix of troublemakers and
troubadours in the form of:

- The ADCU’s James talking about various legal challenges to Uber’s
‘flexible labour model’ and the struggle for collective power in the gig

- ACAB Andy telling us about wins and setbacks in the UK courts over the
past month

- Boycott Workfare discussing their plans for challenging narratives
around welfare and giving some tips for navigating Universal Credit for
the newly unemployed

- Dissident Island’s contribution to B(A)D News, the monthly digest of
anarchist and anti-authoritarian radios from around the world

- Our old friend Delsa with a special guest mix to round off the show

Sprinkled throughout are tracks from Awate, MC Sole and Drowning Dog &

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music set: https://bit.ly/di_249_dj
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++++++++++++++++++++++++++ PREVIOUS EPISODES ++++++++++++++++++++++++++

EPISODE 248: https://bit.ly/di_248mp3

- Gendered Intelligence working for positive change for trans people
- Words on August's International Week of Solidarity with Anarchist
- ACAB Andy with another legal update
- Reflections, several months on, from Rent Strike organisers
- UK-related 'B(A)D News'
- tracks by Killdren as well as a Killdren music set


EPISODE 247: https://bit.ly/di_247mp3

- sounds from 1st BLM demonstrations in London
- RaRa on mutual support and mental health
- Leabridge Mutual Aid Group on lockdown practical community support
- ACAB Andy updates
- DJ Ronin with some technically filthy music   


EPISODE 246: https://bit.ly/di_246mp3

- Rent Strike London and LRU on #RentStrike2020
- Communities Against Prison Expansion prisons during the pandemic
- ACAB Andy on covid-related offences
- A brief burst of Bad News from new islander Tifta
- Ambient electronica from The Whispering Minority
- Tracks from the Wyatt Act's upcoming album Slamrock In Place