Voices from the Occupation
The Great British Train Robbery
As many of Britain’s project managers, doctors, accountants and nurses awoke to their first day back to work they have been met by drastic increases in their rail fares. Commuters stood before ticket booths across the country, open mouthed as the reality of the fare increases flashed across screens. This article discusses just how the Great British Train robbery occurred, how it is just one among many of the symptoms of a global systemic failure, leaving the 99% confused, disenfranchised and frankly, skint…and finally, what you can do about it.