Sisters Uncut

Taking direct action for domestic violence services.

Why we’re marching on Mayday

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

On Saturday 1 May, tens of thousands of people are expected to take to the streets in 40 different locations across the UK. Why? To stop the controversial Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill. The Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill is a huge, 300-page piece of proposed law that seeks to increase police powers in […]

Kill The Bill weekend of action

Thursday, April 1, 2021

Over the past two weeks we have seen the explosion of a national movement against the Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill. People across the UK have taken to the streets to say: no more police powers – the Police Crackdown Bill must be stopped. In this short space of time, we have gained some […]

Sisters Uncut Statement on Bristol – We Will Not Be Divided

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

It feels like every day a new story about police violence comes to light. Over the past week, we’ve seen a police officer walk free after being caught on camera assaulting a woman, using tactics that he had learned on the job to force her to the ground, screaming that she was a ‘fucking slag’ […]

BREAKING: Sisters Uncut declare victory at halting police powers bill in Parliament

Thursday, March 18, 2021

Feminist direct action group Sisters Uncut declare victory as controversial police powers bill is delayed in Parliament. Sisters Uncut have organised five consecutive days of action since Saturday 13 March, where women were brutalised by police at a Sarah Everard vigil.  Sisters Uncut say the police are drunk on power and should not be granted more. […]

‘Abolish the police’ – what does that mean?

Thursday, March 18, 2021

The police do not keep us safe. So: what is abolition? Here are some quick and easy introductions. Super quick intro to abolition narrated by Mariame Kaba (comic) * What do abolitionists do (article). * Introduction to the the difference between Punitive, Restorative and Transformative justice approaches from AORTA. Insta: @aortacoop         Twitter: […]

BREAKING: “It is our duty to fight for our freedom”

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – 16 MARCH 2021 BREAKING: “It is our duty to fight for our freedom” Thousands pledge to continue fighting proposed policing laws outside Parliament At 18:00 on Tuesday 16 March, thousands gathered in Parliament Square for the fourth consecutive day of protests for Sarah Everard and against the Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill. Sisters […]