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Category Archives: News
In December instead of having a discussion Friday room will be holding a bring and share Christmas party. So come along to Unity House on December 7th at 7.30 pm and bring food and drink to share. See you there … Continue reading
We plan to have a discussion of trans issues.
After a packed meeting in September in which Nicky Morgan spoke on Brexit, I hope to see as many of you as possible this month when Friday room will be on the subject of ‘Fake News’. The talk will be … Continue reading
Nicky Morgan will be coming to speak to us for September’s Friday Room meeting which will be held at Fearon Hall, 7.30 pm. She will be talking about Brexit, an area on which her views are at odds with her … Continue reading
Friday room returns next Friday, 3rd August with a highly topical theme, ‘Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt.’ This will be introduced by Amanda McIntyre Ure and is a theme which touches on subjects such as Trump, Brexit and climate change. All … Continue reading
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