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We share #nonviolence resources & solutions, to inspire, inform & connect ordinary people who have had enough of violence.
2018 is our 60th anniversary!
Don’t criminalise activism that serves common sense, scientific reality and the viability of human societies.
#FreeTheThree #activism #DirectAction
Breaking: Appeal court quashes “manifestly excessive” jail sentences for fracking protest
Appeal court judges have quashed jail sentences against three men imprisoned for taking part in an anti fracking protest outside Cuadrilla’s sha…
‘Beautiful trouble’ – this time next week in Bradford.
FREE – and freeing? Come along to find out!
#art #activism #revolution #ecology https://t.co/nzG4LNajeI
Green comrades in Leeds & Bradford! @bradfordgreens @LeedsGreenParty @GreenLeedsNW
I’m bringing my #ZAD @CommonwealUK event about #art, #activism, #revolution & #ecology to @braduniarts Theatre in the Mill next week, 23 Oct https://t.co/BFzNH5xZsG
‘With a common cause, we can find ways of sharing hopes, skills, stories and desires and actually live these.’
Learn more at the 2018 Commonweal Lecture, 23rd Oct, Bradford:
#resistance #activism #commons #climate #ZAD #GreenGB
What is la #ZAD and what does it mean for activists worldwide?
‘It has blossomed into a powerful, artful symbol of hope and #resistance in a world dominated by capitalist greed and inequality.’
#resistance #activism #commons #postcapitalism #climate
Improvising the commons: lessons from la ZAD
There is a global ZAD solidarity movement happening. La ZAD has become more than a place – it has blossomed into a powerful, artful symbol of hope a…
‘We need to finally stop gaslighting young people with tales of previous generations’ tribulations and how they overcame them.
‘We also have to teach young people how to fight back.’
#activism #youth #socialchange #engagement #politics #education
Why Aren’t Young People More Involved in Politics?
Instead of complaining about younger people being politically apathetic, older generations need to show empathy and provide mentorship.
We’re all in this (world) together.
Join a million other #WorldCitizens and benefit refugee support, #peace education and war abolition work.
‘Nationhood is inextricably linked to violence, suspicion, hatred, and war.’
It’s tonight!! 7pm
BRADFORD: HEADING FOR EXTINCTION & WHAT TO DO ABOUT IT
Why does this event matter so much? Read our recent blog post:
#activism #rebellion #compassion #climateemergency #realitybites
We now have an event poster for our 2018 lecture!
Please share it with fans of ‘beautiful trouble’ who work for a #nonviolent world.
7pm 23rd OCTOBER Theatre in the Mill (#Bradford Uni) – book your FREE ticket: https://t.co/DOC9h2MT8f
#ZAD #postcapitalism #climate #activism