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Details of friday room meetings

Can threats bring peace?

Friday 1st September, 7:30pm, Unity House, Fennel Street, Loughborough Loughborough Peace Group sent a petition to the Foreign Office urging our Government to join the UN Nuclear Ban negotiations. Alan Duncan replied: “As a responsible Nuclear Weapons State, the UK … Continue reading

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General Election 2017 – Reactions and Responses

Friday 16th June, 7:30pm, Unity House, Fennel Street, Loughborough A open discussion of the consequences of the unexpected outcome of the General Election.

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No Friday Room tomorrow (5 May)

This update is to confirm that we will not hold a meeting in our usual first-Friday-of-the-month slot tomorrow (5 May), due to today’s local elections having their count then, and to the snap general election diverting much attention recently. We … Continue reading

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What defines the LibDems?

Friday 7th April, 7:30pm, Unity House, Fennel Street, Loughborough To be introduced by David Walker David says: Politically I was a Labour supporter until 1981 when the Labour party lost its way and the Social Democrat party showed that Labour … Continue reading

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Is Money the Root of All Evil?

Friday 3rd March, 7:30pm, Unity House, Fennel Street, Loughborough Discussion to be introduced by Ann Bywater Why does money always trickle upwards, ensuring that the gap between rich and poor gets bigger and bigger?  Can we reform our debt-based banking … Continue reading

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Mistaken Identities – Kwame Anthony Appiah

Friday 3rd February, 7:30pm, Unity House, Fennel Street, Loughborough This Friday Room discussion meeting considers content of the four 2016 Rieth lectures, given by philosopher and cultural theorist Kwame Anthony Appiah, on the subject of creed, colour, country and culture. … Continue reading

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A Rebel Alliance – A New Hope?

Friday 6th January, 7:30pm, Unity House, Fennel Street, Loughborough This Friday Room open meeting will discuss the idea of the Progressive Alliance, which is supported by the Green Party Leadership, the Labour leaning pressure group, Compass, and many Liberal Democrats … Continue reading

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