Monthly Archives: February 2014

Mick Abbott R.I.P. – Shrewsbury, blacklist and workers’ rights campaigner

Statement from Dave Smith, Blacklist Support Group It is with great sadness that we have heard the news that Mick Abbott has passed away. Mick Abbott (pictured with  Ricky Tomlinson) was a leftwing trade union activist in the building industry who fought for workers’ rights all his working life. The scaffolder from Wigan was a […]
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Attempted citizens arrest of Cullum McAlpine

See Reel News coverage of the historic attempt to bring a self-confessed blacklister to justice. The Blacklist Support Group has attempted to serve a Citizens Arrest Warrant on Callum McAlpine, first ever chair of covert and illegal blacklister the Consulting Association. The attempted arrest on Friday 21 February –  the fifth anniversary of the raid […]
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