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It was suggested that a good topic for a Friday Room discussion would be the status of Socialism today. Here are my thoughts. Starting with the Oxford English dictionary definition of socialism in English: A political and economic theory of … Continue reading
Thanks to John for organising this month’s Friday Room discussion on ‘Brexit: an Anarchist Approach.’ I was intrigued by the topic, having only the vaguest idea about an anarchist approach to anything, let alone Brexit: black flags and Conrad-inspired images … Continue reading
Friday Room meets this week, 6th October at 7:30pm, in Unity House, 21 Fennel St, to discuss the social and political consequences of automation. Is this round of automation likely to create as many jobs as it destroys? Is Universal … Continue reading
This is the text of the planned talk for Friday Room which I placed on my blog. It has a particular style which is perhaps not in keeping with the general tone of this WordPress site, but after some consideration … Continue reading
Screening of I Daniel Blake at Unity House on 22nd July. Sponsored by Loughborough Labour and Unite Community. We will have Welfare Rights Advisor Reiza Khan speaking afterwards. Entry £5 (£3.50 concessions, benefit recipients free). Please share!
Extraordinary Friday Room Meeting tonight (21 April) 7:30 Start Unity House Open meeting for all Save