Welcome to the all-new MULE culture section

Article published: Tuesday, March 27th 2012

Hello. Welcome to the new culture section of the Manchester MULE. We hope you enjoy it here.

An Economy for the 99% this Saturday

Article published: Wednesday, March 14th 2012

A conference hosted by World Development Movement and Jubilee Debt Campaign will be taking place all day on Saturday (17 March), and as official media partners for the event, we’d really encourage you to get down to MMUnion and attend this weekend.

Video: Blacklisted 2012

Article published: Sunday, March 4th 2012

Activist film collective Reel News have brought out a documentary covering the trade unionist blacklisting scandal which is raising questions over the country’s major construction firms, the police, and Britain’s security services.

New Current Affairs Editors sought for Manchester Mule

Article published: Friday, February 17th 2012

Manchester Mule is seeking new volunteer editors to write, commission and edit articles for our regularly updated website. Click here for more info

Give Manchester Social Centre a quid

Article published: Tuesday, January 10th 2012

Manchester Social Centre are trying to raise start-up cash to rent a building in the city, and we’d very much encourage you to donate.

Manchester Climate Monthly is back

Article published: Tuesday, January 10th 2012

After about a year of dormancy, which must have led certain officers and councillors at the Town Hall tentatively unclenching, Manchester Climate Monthly – formerly Manchester Climate Fortnightly – has returned to the rainy city, and the first issue is out now.

Official lying in the UK: what child detention reveals about how we are governed

Article published: Tuesday, November 22nd 2011

For almost two years OurKingdom has been exposing the gap between official rhetoric and practice in the UK government’s appalling treatment of the vulnerable children of asylum seekers. Open Democracy founder Anthony Barnett explains how yesterday they presented a disturbing new dossier by OurKingdom co-editor, the award-winning author Clare Sambrook — Official lying and how it harms our democracy.