Come Together

Come Together

Come Together: an extravaganza of resistance   For us who are disabled, queer, kinky, sex workers, survivors, much political action (of all kinds) comes from the power of survival. To celebrate this, Resilient and Resisting hosted the Finale event, a day long...
Fighting for Space, love and loss

Fighting for Space, love and loss

On the 28th of February we celebrated Queer Action past and present by taking up space in the Hackney Museum. LGBTIQ people have fought for space because we had to, bringing the rights and places we needed into existence. How have we created, fought for and made space...
Sexwork, Disability and Trauma Interview

Sexwork, Disability and Trauma Interview

Sexwork, Disability and Trauma¬† A group discussion by sex workers who identify as Disabled   Introduction Mafalda: Before I started doing sex work, I tried other self-employed forms, doing 30 hours a week and it really took a toll on my health. The only types of...
MayDay Travelling Archive

MayDay Travelling Archive

Mayday Rooms: Travelling Archive Discussion Resilient and Resisting welcomes the Mayday Rooms, who bring a travelling archive to the Arcola: for an evening of DIY History training, archive exploration, with a participatory recorded discussion. Featuring material from...
Strippers Union

Strippers Union

Strippers Union This is a transcript of a live interview from Radio Ava, the sex workers radio station. The interview documents first hand experience of raids on strip clubs by police and immigration vs strippers efforts to unionise and self organise. Radio intro...