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Rafeef Ziadah: We Teach Life, Sir! Album Release Party

26 January 2016 - 1:45pm

Event date: Friday 26 February 2015 - 8pm

Location: Rich Mix 35 - 47 Bethnal Green Road E1 6LA London

Tickets: £10/£8 concession (click here to reserve)

This event is part of Israeli Apartheid Week 2016 activities.

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Diwrnod Gweithredu yn erbyn TTIP/ Wales TTIP Days of Action

21 January 2016 - 9:45am

EVENT DATE: Saturday 30 January 2016/DYDDIAD Y DIGWYDDIAD: Dydd Sadwrn y 30ain o Ionawr 2016

TIME: 10am-12:30pm/AMSER: 10yb – 12:30yp

LOCATION: Eleven locations around Wales/LLEOLIAD: Un ar ddeg lleoliad ar draws Cymru

*Newydd* TTIP: DEMOCRATIAETH AR WERT

 

Join others across Wales to stop the back room deal that could hold our public services hostage to big business and destroy our democracy for ever.

Fast Food Rights Demo!

8 January 2016 - 4:00pm

EVENT DATE: 13 JANUARY 2016: 

  • 5:00pm (Demonstration) & 
  • 6:30pm - (Forum in Parliament) 

Location:

  • McDonald's, 45-47 Whitehall, London, SW1A 2BX  
  • Room 8, Houses of Parliament,  Westminster, London, SW1A 0AA

Join an action and then hear about the global struggle for a living wage in the world's most notorious low pay employer. 

Demonstration: Free Arrested Chinese Labour Activists

16 December 2015 - 2:15pm

EVENT DATE: Monday 21 December - 1pm - 2pm 

LOCATION: 51 Portland Pl, London W1B 1JL 

Since early December Chinese labour activists in Guangdong province have been subject to a wave of arrests. These arrests threaten the rights of Chinese workers to their fundamental human rights: including freedom of association, the right to strike and collective bargaining.

Sports Direct: Stop your shameful work practices

9 December 2015 - 11:30am

EVENT DATE: Saturday 12 December - 11am-12 noon

LOCATION: St Peter's Retail Park, Station Street, Mansfield, NG18 1BE

Join Unite Community members who will be singing themed Christmas Carols at Sports Direct's warehouse in Mansfield demanding the company ends its draconian working practices.

 

Against All Odds: Voices of Popular Struggle in Iraq

9 November 2015 - 12:45pm

Event date: Wednesday 18 November 2015 - 7-9pm

Location: War on Want 44-48 Shepherdess Walk, N1 7JP London

Join us for a discussion with Ali Issa, author of Against All Odds: Voices of Popular Struggle in Iraq.

 

DEFENDING LIFE, RESISTING DESTRUCTION

19 October 2015 - 12:45pm

 Colombian trade unionist Gilberto Torres is in the UK as part of the OIL JUSTICE NOW! speaker tour. Come hear Gilberto speak about his fight against oil companies in Colombia and their violent response to his trade union activism.

Protest for Palestine

14 October 2015 - 2:00pm

Event date: Saturday 17 October 2015 - 12-2pm

Location: Outside the Israeli Embassy, nearest tube station High Street Kensington

Join us outside the Israeli embassy in London to show our opposition to Israeli policies of aggression.

London rally – Rise Up Against TTIP!

2 October 2015 - 11:45am

Event date: Saturday 10 October 2015 at 1830

Location: Conway Hall, Red Lion Square, London W1R 4RL

October 6 marks one year since the #NoTTIP movement launched one of the most successful petitions seen in Europe – the European Citizens’ Initiative (ECI) against TTIP.

TTIP , the secretly negotiated EU-US Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, has sparked a surging people power movement in the UK and Europe.

TTIP and the fight for a people's Europe - join us in Manchester!

1 October 2015 - 1:15pm

Join a fantastic line up of speakers on Monday 5 October, as War on Want and the People’s Assembly host the free event: TTIP and the fight for a people’s Europe.

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