BBC Radio 4, 12 NOV 2016: Jonathan Dimbleby presents political debate from the Cambridge Union Society with the Conservative MP Kwasi Kwarteng, the sociologist and political activist Dr Lisa McKenzie, former senior diplomat and Ambassador to the US Sir Nigel Sheinwald, and the Shadow Foreign Secretary Emily Thornberry MP. (more…)
LSE Resist: Festival of Ideas & Actions 28-30 September
‘Resist’ is a campus-wide 3-day festival hosted by the LSE Sociology department. Through a vibrant array of events including public discussions, film screenings, workshops, soapbox debates and art exhibitions, the festival aims to draw a wide audience into the distinct ways in which the theme of resistance has been interpreted and understood within academic research, the arts, grassroots activism campaigns, student debate and mainstream politics.
DPAC banner takes Westminster Bridge in protest against austerity cuts to disability rights, independence, support and benefits, 7 September 2016. This is part of an ongoing nationwide week of direct action to think about #RightsNotGames.
#CutsKill @Dis_PPL_Protest #RightsNotGames (more…)