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No more dictatorships April 20, 2014 02:59

No more dictatorships

Next Wednesday, 23rd of April, the Venezuelan Solidarity Campaign, hailing from North London will play host to an event speaking out against the extreme [...]
 
How and why the internet is under surveillance April 20, 2014 02:50

How and why the internet is under surveillance

On the 24th of April, via an online video conference, internet privacy and global surveillance expert Caroline Wilson Palow will be explaining the secret [...]
 
Television that stood up to Apartheid April 20, 2014 00:04

Television that stood up to Apartheid

London and Pretoria will come together on the 27th of April at the film premiere of “One Humanity”, a documentary which looks in detail [...]
 
 
Revolution and British fight, on film April 20, 2014 00:00

Revolution and British fight, on film

On April 26th, the City of Manchester will be hosting a public event showing two documentaries about protest movements around the UK.    The [...]
 
Austrian Linkswende and the Marxism Festival in 2014 April 13, 2014 02:11

Austrian Linkswende and the Marxism Festival in 2014

The Marxism festival is a five day encounter, bringing together socialist groups from all over the world.   James Yasin   Marxism has been [...]
 
Bristol and its anarchist bookfair April 13, 2014 00:02

Bristol and its anarchist bookfair

On the 26th of April there will be a gathering on the theme of literary libertarianism, made up of a programme of chats, workshops [...]
 
 
Petition to remove Islamophobic candidate April 13, 2014 00:02

Petition to remove Islamophobic candidate

After posting satirical images of Jesus and Muhammad as well as responding aggressively to messages from members of the public, Maajid Nawaz, candidate in [...]
 
Muslim rituals in the Chinese desert April 6, 2014 04:22

Muslim rituals in the Chinese desert

The Brunei Gallery has delved deep into the desert paths of Xinjiang thanks to a photographic exhibition, which began a couple of days ago [...]
 
Paulo Freire: “Pedagogy of the oppressed” and working class April 6, 2014 03:55

Paulo Freire: “Pedagogy of the oppressed” and working class

His pedagogical proposals continue to revolutionise educational systems around the world. In Scotland, the effect can be felt through a variety of adult education [...]
 
 
Searching for more organ donors in Great Britain March 24, 2014 02:02

Searching for more organ donors in Great Britain

It is an act that allows lives to be saved and as a result improves their quality. Many people are not in favour of [...]
 
England and the rest of the world celebrate 450 years of William Shakespeare March 16, 2014 16:59

England and the rest of the world celebrate 450 years of William Shakespeare

On 23rd April 2014, London and other cities around the globe will immerse themselves in the world of the British playwright with numerous events [...]
 
Gays and diversity in Cinema March 16, 2014 02:21

Gays and diversity in Cinema

The British Film Institute will host this event from the 20th to the 30th March, under the name “BFI Flare: London LGBT Film Festival”, [...]
 
 
Nigel Desborough… and UK Foodbanks:  “If the church sees injustice, it speaks out” March 16, 2014 00:04

Nigel Desborough… and UK Foodbanks: “If the church sees injustice, it speaks out”

Foodbank use is on the rise, but the common narrative of welfare reform is overplayed, according to one southeast London church-leader.   James Yasin [...]
 
A campaign for human rights amid war March 16, 2014 00:00

A campaign for human rights amid war

The organisation, War on Want, invites activists with experience of war-stricken lands to explore ways to protect populations threatened by violence in a meeting [...]
 
Human Rights Cinema March 10, 2014 08:27

Human Rights Cinema

Human Rights Watch will present the eighteenth edition of its film festival, from the 18th to the 28th of March, bringing spectators face to [...]
 
 
 

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