We're grassroots Heathrow residents proving that communities less dependent on oil can be more resilient, stronger and happier. We take direct action on climate change and shrinking supplies of cheap energy by transitioning to a post-oil, community-led future for the Heathrow villages.

John McDonnell speaks up in parliament about squat raids

Posted: April 28th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: , | 2 Comments »

Here is the video of John Mcdonnell MP speaking in court today about the squat raids that went on across London including the raid of Grow Heathrow. This is yet another example of political policing. Solidarity with those arrested.


2 Comments on “John McDonnell speaks up in parliament about squat raids”

  1. 1 Political policing of dissent « Keithpp's Blog said at 1:07 am on May 2nd, 2011:

    [...] http://www.transitionheathrow.com/2011/04/grow-heathrow-raided-by-40-riot-police/ http://www.uxbridgegazette.co.uk/west-london-news/local-uxbridge-news/2011/04/28/mp-slams-police-after-40-officers-fruitlessly-raid-vegetable-garden-113046-28600833/ http://www.transitionheathrow.com/2011/04/john-mcdonnell-speaks-up-in-parliament-about-squat-raids/ [...]

  2. 2 Squatting the Frontline | STRIKE! Magazine said at 9:04 pm on January 21st, 2014:

    [...] it’s campaigning alongside Grow Heathrow to stop the third runway, sticking up for squatters in the House of Commons or, most recently, organising the People’s Parliament event, John [...]