The Friends of Gloucestershire Libraries have done a great deal to make people aware of the savage cuts to the county`s libraries.
There are many websites helping people to mobilise against the cuts. Here are just some of them:
False Economy explains why “Cuts are the wrong cure”.
UK Uncut is a website focussed on direct action targetted on the large corporations which evade/avoid paying taxes, and so leave us without the means to pay for our public services.
The Public and Commercial Services Union (PCS) has published an excellent booklet entitled “There is an alternative: The case against cuts in public spending” which debunks the political scaremongering about the deficit and how to deal with it.
For comprehensive economic analysis of the recession, its causes and its cures, we recommend the articles and free publications available at Prime.
The NHS Support Federation is an independent organisation that works to promote a comprehensive NHS, with equitable access and active public involvement
Keep Our NHS Public – a campaigning organisation with local branches. The website has lots of useful info and a comprehensive news roundup.