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Dear friends, On the 7th March 2015 there looks set to be an impressive march (Time To Act) calling for real action on climate change, building on the excellent turnout in September at the People’s Climate March. With the general election fast approaching there is even more importance to ensuring that climate change is not […]
Demonstration 8 December 18:30 to about 20:00 descend on Islington Town Hall with the Peace Scarf for demonstration against nuclear weapons. Come and see the Peace Scarf and hear Caroline Russell (Green Party) and Bruce Kent (veteran peace campaigner) speak.
Visionaries, rebels, dissenters: A walk through Islington’s radical history
Each walk is £8/£5 and can be booked by emailing me firstname.lastname@example.org or online at www.eastendwalks.com
Hope to see you on one or more!
PART OF ISLINGTON BLACK HISTORY MONTH
‘Who was Henry Muoria?’ with Peter Muoria
Wednesday 29th October, 7pm
Entry £3, redeemable against any purchase
A public project commissioned by AIR, which highlights an important history of alternative housing, resistance and organisation in the Caledonian area of Islington. The project will happen in four stages over a three month period. Starting with a walk, with talks and performances by former Caledonian squatters, artists and activists; a series of screen-printed banners; an artist residency in the local library; and a publication and final event in November.
Dr Rebecca Johnson FRSA, director of the Acronym Institute for Disarmament Diplomacy and Vice President of CND, speaking on ‘How international initiatives to ban nuclear weapons will help Britain scrap Trident and save £100 billion’.
Dr Johnson will give the latest information about UN nuclear weapons developments, multilateral nuclear ban strategies, and the innovative intergovernmental meetings on the humanitarian consequences of nuclear weapons held this year. Dr Johnson has also just recently been selected to stand as the prospective parliamentary candidate for the Green Party in the nearby Hampstead and Kilburn constituency for the general election.
Happening on 18 September at Islington Town Hall Starts at 10:30 am. Speakers: Martin Holland of Islington Council, Wendy Savage of Keep Our NHS Public and PCSO Garry Dwyer of St Mary’s Policing. Refreshments provided! Islington Pensioners Forum website.