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YFJ co-hosts People's Budget Conference

This Saturday, Youth Fight for Jobs, alongside Leeds Unite Community, hosted the ‘We Need a People’s Budget Conference’ in Leeds to discuss how local authorities could challenge the cuts and set legal no-cuts budgets. 1,782 more words

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A thousand demonstrate against austerity in Leeds in driving rain

Text of post-demo Leeds Youth Fight for Jobs press release

An anti-austerity protest organised by Leeds Youth Fight for Jobs (YFJ) on the day of the state opening of parliament which inspired protests across the country drew a thousand protesters yesterday, despite the driving rain it took place in. 352 more words

Protests & Strikes

Why LGBT Youth Should Protest Against Austerity

Michael Johnson, the LGBTQ caucus convener for the Socialist Party writes why he’s attending the Leeds ‘No To Five More Years of Austerity’ protest on May 27th and why LGBT youth should join him there. 405 more words

YFJ Events

Leeds For Free Education Adds Support to M27 Anti-Austerity demo

We’re delighted to have received a statement from Leeds for Free Education (https://www.facebook.com/leedsforfreeeducation) announcing their support for the upcoming ‘No To Five More Years of Austerity’ demonstration in Leeds organised by Youth Fight for Jobs. 158 more words

Protests & Strikes

Why We're Demonstrating on May 27th

The Leeds branch of Youth Fight for Jobs (YFJ) has organised a demonstration on the day of the state opening of parliament and the reading of the Queen’s speech – 27th May. 684 more words

Protests & Strikes