Jobs, water, debt, poverty, food, forests, war… Is single issue campaigning missing the wood for the trees? Global justice campaigners in the developing world lament what they see as the increasing depoliticisation of British activism. This session asks if the two ‘C’s are still relevant to UK politics.
Doreen Massey, Professor of Geography, Open University
Richard Seymour, Lenin’s Tomb
Phil McLeish, legal advisor to Climate Camp
Anthony Painter, author of Barack Obama: Movement for Change
Time and venue
15:00-16:30; Rich Mix venue 2, Bethnal Green
Tuesday, March 01, 2011