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I KNOW THE “WHAT” BUT NOT THE “HOW”: A talk by Marian Hobbs

I KNOW THE “WHAT” BUT NOT THE “HOW”: A talk by Marian Hobbs

The next speaker in our Another World Is Possible series is Marian Hobbs. Marian was a Labour MP between 1996 and 2008. She is a passionate campaigner for nuclear disarmament and helped establish the Chippenham Commune. “The talk will be a quick trip through my varied experiences in searching for the HOW. They include setting […]

26/8: OCCUPY RESIST PRODUCE: RiMAFLOW a film screening on the occupation of MaFlow factory

26/8: OCCUPY RESIST PRODUCE: RiMAFLOW a film screening on the occupation of MaFlow factory

Join us for a film screening Rimaflow Occupy Resist Produce. RSVP here: A Film by Dario Azzellini and Oliver Ressler The Maflow plant in Trezzano sul Naviglio, located on the industrial periphery of Milan, was part of the Italian transnational car parts producer Maflow, one of the most important manufacturers of air conditioning tubes worldwide. […]

JOE LLEWELLYN audio now online!

JOE LLEWELLYN audio now online!

Click through to hear Joe Llewellyn’s talk on non-violence and anarcho-pacifism Note: there is a small glitch where the recorded played up about 30 mins in – my apologies! http://www.mediafire.com/listen/exwci4hakz4w5ex/joe_llewellyn.mp3

GET SMART! The People’s Review of the Intelligence Agencies

GET SMART! The People’s Review of the Intelligence Agencies

A special event hosted by the DUNEDIN FREE UNIVERSITY Where: Dunedin Civic Centre / Fringe Space / enter on George Street When: 11/08 6pm The Government’s review of the intelligence agencies is widely seen as hobbled before it even begins, but it does provide us with the impetus to review the intelligence agencies ourselves. Come […]

29/7 Creating a nonviolent world – Anarcho-Pacifism and the development of nonviolent space / a talk by Joe Llewellyn

29/7 Creating a nonviolent world – Anarcho-Pacifism and the development of nonviolent space / a talk by Joe Llewellyn

We kick off our new series Another World is Possible with a presentation by Joe Llewellyn on ‘Anarcho-Pacifism’. Joe is studying at the University of Otago’s Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies and is involved in the Dunedin Organisation for Global Nonviolent Action. This talk will have two parts: Firstly, I will discuss anarcho-pacifism, what […]

27/5 SCREAMING QUEENS: THE RIOT AT COMPTON’S CAFETERIA screening

27/5 SCREAMING QUEENS: THE RIOT AT COMPTON’S CAFETERIA screening

This month we wrap up the feminism and gender series with a film screening and discussion. The film is Screaming Queens: The Riot at Compton’s Cafeteria (dir. Susan Stryker 2005). It looks at a key moment in the history of Queer and trans* activism in the USA – a fightback by a group of transgendered […]

MAHDIS AZARMANDI reading list

Last month, we were lucky enough to host MAHDIS AZARMANDI speaking on ‘Being and Becoming a radical feminist of colour*’. Mahdis has kindly put together a list of some of the writers / reading that she mentioned in her presentation. Click through for more info, or pdfs where available. Thanks Mahdis! Ali Shariati Fatemah is […]