Acorn is a Community Union of working-class people fighting for a better life. They have thousands of members all across the country and have won campaigns on public transport, community safety, defending public services, and campaigning on housing.
Five achievements mentioned in the speech are:
Three things that David recommends we do from this speech are:
Learn about the Preston Model of Community Wealth Building, an alternative economic approach to relieve inequality, housing stress & more. Explore how local institutions, NHS & independent businesses contribute to reducing child poverty & wealth extraction.
Discover the root cause of the housing crisis and the impact of empty homes, buy to leave properties, and unregulated short-term rentals on society in Chris Bailey’s Action on Homes Speech from Action on Council Homes UK.
Housing can be built and let out at affordable rents and that saves money for the government, it saves a shed of money over the long term, It’s looking over the long term!
“Power concedes nothing without demands”
Community Wealth Building Helen Bartlett: Brighton and Hove Community Land Trust Speech Thank you and I think it’s important to say here we’re not