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Links to other sites we like
Here are some links we think you might like, friends and associates sites, campaigns, actions, information and other good causes.
Friends and associates
Hastings Furniture Service - Mark is patron of this wonderful furniture re-use charity
Danny Kushlick - Danny won the competition to stand as a parliamentary candidate sponsored by Ebury Press, the publisher of Mark's "People's Manifesto" book.
Philosophy Football - We particularly like their "Scumbag Millionaires" one, but any T from here should make you smile. Mark has a collection of their shirts.
Wil Hodgson - A comedian who is hard to describe but very easy to like, working with Mark on 2009 tour.
Mark Steel - Mark Steel's official website.
Circus2Iraq - Clowns in dangerous places.
Chumbawamba - Fine political folk producing fine political folk.
Tracey Moberly - Artist and co-founder of McDemo's.
The Foundry - Tracey and Jonathan's fabulous bar/art gallery near Old Street Tube station, London.
Tony Pletts - Art director (amongst many other things) and co-founder of McDemo's.
Tiernan Douieb - A small, bearded comedian, definitely worth checking out.
The Mark Thomas Fan site - An excellent site with an excellent collection of Mark's material that you can download to watch and listen to.
Who Made Your Pants? - Ethical underwear co-operative that we like a lot who are "Proud to be a workers co-op empowering marginalised women by providing employment, education, social and community space."
Campaigns and organisations
Coalition of Resistance - "The time to organise resistance is now..." a new movement opposing the Con-Dem government's budget intentions.
The Tax Justice Network - promotes transparency in international finance and opposes secrecy
The Cornerhouse - Supporting environmental and social justice concerns the smart way.
New Economics Foundation - an independent think-and-do tank that inspires and demonstrates real economic well-being.
CAAT - Campaign against the arms trade - an absolute necessity.
Control Arms website - Email the Minister of Foreign Affairs in support
Riders for Health - Brilliant charity tackling the problem of delivery systems for healthcare in Africa.
Keep Our NHS Public - Sign up to the campaign to stop the privatisation of the NHS.
The Burma Campaign UK - Campaigning for human rights and democracy in Burma.
Amnesty International - UK website
Baby milk action - Every day 4000 babies die from unsafe bottle feeding
Indymedia UK - Networked alternative news coverage.
Rhythms of Resistance - Excellent Carnival vs. Capitalism group.
Undercurrents - Cutting edge alternative media news
Schnews - WAKE UP! WAKE UP! Brighton's best alternative news souce.
Beau Bo D’Or - a little light relief from a brilliant parody merchant
McDemo's - Mark's venture offering a custom SOCPA demo service (no longer taking commissions).
Ebury Press - Mark's book publisher
Newham Bookshop - East London's favourite indpendent bookshop.
Leigh Day & Co Solicitors - Very helpful Human rights solicitors.
Motor Neurone Disease Association - Please donate to this worthy charity (in memory of Mike Purdue).
The Stroke Association - Working for a world where there are fewer strokes and all those touched by stroke get the help they need