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From The Socialist newspaper, 18 April 2018

Butterfields tenants join TUSC campaign

Butterfields tenants campaigning with TUSC candidate Linda Taaffe (second from left), photo Paula Mitchell

Butterfields tenants campaigning with TUSC candidate Linda Taaffe (second from left), photo Paula Mitchell   (Click to enlarge)

We have 17 candidates in Waltham Forest, and local people are getting used to seeing us everywhere - at stations, shopping areas, schools, workplaces and colleges.

One highlight has been a team of Butterfields tenants who have come out to door-knock with us, and to leaflet with us at the local station.

In 2016 Socialist Party members assisted these tenants to fight eviction. They achieved a famous victory when all the homes were saved.

Now the tenants are calling for a vote for TUSC. Where there used to be 'Butterfields Won't Budge' posters in the windows, there are now 'Vote TUSC' ones!

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