Archives For June 2012

Closed and abandoned coal mine in Castilla. Northern Spain © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Closed and abandoned coal mine in Castilla. Northern Spain © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Grado Windfarm and coal waste, Castillia. Northern Spain © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Underground at Santa Cruz de Sil mine which miners have been occupying 3kms down for a month. The miners have been on strike since the government announced cuts to mining subsidies due to austerity cuts which will mean an end to mining. Leon, Northern Spain © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners occupy the Santa Cruz del Pil mine, HD Video Footage
© Jason N Parkinson/reportdigital.co.uk

 

 

Miners march past Pozo de Soton coal mine after fighting between police and miners to keep control of the pit. The miners have been on strike since the government announced cuts to mining subsidies due to austerity cuts which will mean an end to mining. Asturias. Northern Spain © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

 

The Guardian video “We need to keep on fighting” here

Miners march past Pozo de Soton coal mine after fighting between police and miners to keep control of the pit. The miners have been on strike since the government announced cuts to mining subsidies due to austerity cuts which will mean an end to mining. Asturias. Northern Spain © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners march past Pozo de Soton coal mine after fighting between police and miners to keep control of the pit. The miners have been on strike since the government announced cuts to mining subsidies due to austerity cuts which will mean an end to mining. Asturias. Northern Spain © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

John Cunningham ex Yorkshire NUM miner speak at a rally at Pozo Candin where miners have been occupying the pit. The miners have been on strike since the government announced cuts to mining subsidies due to austerity cuts which will mean an end to mining. Asturias. Northern Spain © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners march at Pozo Candin where miners have been occupying the pit. The miners have been on strike since the government announced cuts to mining subsidies due to austerity cuts which will mean an end to mining. Asturias. Northern Spain © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners march at Pozo Candin where miners have been occupying the pit. The miners have been on strike since the government announced cuts to mining subsidies due to austerity cuts which will mean an end to mining. Asturias. Northern Spain © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners march in Leon during the General Strike. The miners have been on strike since the government announced cuts to mining subsidies due to austerity cuts which will mean an end to mining. Asturias. Northern Spain © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Father and son march in Leon during the General Strike. The miners have been on strike since the government announced cuts to mining subsidies due to austerity cuts which will mean an end to mining. Asturias. Northern Spain © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners win running battles with police in Cinera after they have blocked the mountain road. The miners have been on strike since the government announced cuts to mining subsidies due to austerity cuts which will mean an end to mining. Leon, Northern Spain © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

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© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners fire fireworks at the police in Cinera after they have blocked the mountain road. The miners have been on strike since the government announced cuts to mining subsidies due to austerity cuts which will mean an end to mining. Asturias. Northern Spain © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

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© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

© Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners make a road blockade out of burning tires in La Robla. The miners have been on strike since the government announced cuts to mining subsidies due to austerity cuts which will mean an end to mining. Leon. Northern Spain © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners make a road blockade out of burning tires in La Robla. The miners have been on strike since the government announced cuts to mining subsidies due to austerity cuts which will mean an end to mining. Leon. Northern Spain © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners make a road blockade out of burning tires in La Robla. The miners have been on strike since the government announced cuts to mining subsidies due to austerity cuts which will mean an end to mining. Leon. Northern Spain © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners make a road blockade out of burning tires in La Robla. The miners have been on strike since the government announced cuts to mining subsidies due to austerity cuts which will mean an end to mining. Leon. Northern Spain © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

HD Video Footage © Jason N Parkinson/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners battle with riot police HD Video Footage © Jason N Parkinson/reportdigital.co.uk

Miners set fire to road blockades made of tyres near La Robla, HD Video Footage © Jason N Parkinson/reportdigital.co.uk

Greek Elections

June 22, 2012

Alexis Tsipras, president of the Syriza political party, during an open discussion with Slovenian philosopher Slavoj Zizek at the Benaki museum. Athens, Greece
© Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk

Slovenian philosopher Slavoj Zizek autographs books after an open discussion with the Syriza political party, at the Benaki museum. Slovenian philosopher Slavoj Zizek during an open discussion with Alexis Tsipras, president of the Syriza political party, at the Benaki museum. Athens, Greece
© Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk

An open discussion with Slovenian philosopher Slavoj Zizek and Alexis Tsipras, president of the Syriza political party, at the Benaki museum. Slovenian philosopher Slavoj Zizek during an open discussion with Alexis Tsipras, president of the Syriza political party, at the Benaki museum. Athens, Greece
© Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk

The Union of Immigant Workers on an anti-fascism demonstration in response to the physical assault by a Golden Dawn spokesman Ilias Kasidiaris against Liana Kanelli and Rena Dourou two MPs of the left during a TV show
© Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk

Election campaign Fotis Kouvelis, leader of Dimokratiki Aristera (Democratic Left), Athens, Greece.
© Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk

Election campaign speech of Alexis Tsipras, leader of SYRIZA, Athens, Greece.
© Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk

Supporters attend the election campaign speech of Antonis Samaras, leader of New Democracy, in Syntagma square, with flags and flares
© Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk

GREECE ATHENS Antonis Samaras, leader of New Democracy, in Syntagma square after the election results announcement © Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk

Alexis Tsipras speaking to Syriza supporters in Propylaia after the election results announcement © Gerasimos Koilakos/Invision Images/reportdigital.co.uk

 

 

Scrounger. The Queen’s Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant. Republican protest, City Hall, London © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

English Defence League disrupt a UK Uncut anti austerity, anti monarchy street party, Diamond Jubilee weekend, Brighton © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Police Liason Office draws his baton as English Defence League disrupt a UK Uncut anti austerity, anti monarchy street party, Diamond Jubilee weekend, Brighton © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Police surveillance of journalists. English Defence League disrupt a UK Uncut anti austerity, anti monarchy street party, Diamond Jubilee weekend, Brighton © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Keep Calm and Muck the Fonarchy. Disabled rights campaigner joins UK Uncut anti austerity, anti monarchy street party, Diamond Jubilee weekend, Brighton © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Peace of cake, Community not monarchy chalk drawn graphic on the pavement. UK Uncut anti austerity, anti monarchy street party, Diamond Jubilee weekend, Brighton © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

A crew of immigrant Mexican farm workers thinning medjool dates on palm trees in a grove in Thermal, Coachella Valley, in California. They work on a metal platform, lifted into the tree by a cherry picker © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

A farmworker puts on a safety harness to protect her from falling © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

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© David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

UK Uncut Great London Street Party outside Nick Clegg MP’s London home. Putney © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Met Police liason officer helps give out potato salad at a UK Uncut Great London Street Party outside Nick Clegg MP’s London home. Putney © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Couple kiss on Nick Clegg’s garden wall. UK Uncut Great London Street Party outside Nick Clegg MP’s London home. Putney © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

Fuck Clegg Victoria Sponge cake. UK Uncut Great London Street Party outside Nick Clegg MP’s London home. Putney © Jess Hurd/reportdigital.co.uk

HD video footage of UK Uncut protestors push past police lines and descend on deputy prime minister Nick Clegg’s Putney home in London for an anti-Jubilee street party. © Jason N. Parkinson/reportdigital.co.uk

The crew foreman filling in forms recording and identifying agricultural workers for the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification Form documents the pickers he has hired. Blueberry farm near Dinuba, San Joaquin Valley, California, USA © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

Migrant Mexican agricultural farm workers picking blueberries in a field near Dinuba, San Joaquin Valley, California, USA Workers are paid by $8 for each 12 pound bucket they pick. © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

Workers at an engineering factory take a fag break outside. Digbeth, Birmingham. © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Unite police staff joined by Robocop – the cyborg law enforcer of the 1980s sci-fi classic. Police staff protest against Police privitisation outside meeting of the West Midlands Police Authority, Birmingham
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk