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People’s Arts Collective is organising an event on the theme of Money based around the ‘Ragged Trousered Philanthropists’ by Robert Tressell, at Leicester’s New Walk Museum 1-4pm. we
We will use poetry, song, artwork, photography and maybe some sketches to highlight the issues raised.
This event is included in the Everybody’s Reading programme, and we thank them for our grant: http://www.everybodysreading.co.uk/
the programme for ER is here: http://www.everybodysreading.co.uk/festival-programme/
‘Money’ – does it make your world go round; is ‘The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists’ by Robert Tressell still relevant? http://www.freeclassicebooks.com/Robert%20Tressell/The%20Ragged%20Trousered%20Philanthropists.pdf
You are welcome to join People’s Arts Collective – Leicester and friends for an afternoon to pause and think about how money plays a part in our lives through discussion, poetry, stories, songs, music, photos and other art forms. This is part of Everybody’s Reading: http://www.everybodysreading.co.uk/ Everyone welcome. Continue reading “Everybody’s Reading week 2017”
24 May 2017 following bombing in Manchester:
As a mark of respect for the victims of the horrific terrorist attack in Manchester on Monday, the Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn suspended the party’s General Election campaigning after consultations with the Prime Minister.
Following further discussions with all the main parties, Labour will resume local campaigning tomorrow (Thursday) followed by a phased return to national campaigning on Friday.
Jeremy Corbyn, Leader of the Labour Party, said:
“The British people are united in their resolve that terror will not prevail. It will not prevent us going about our daily lives or derail our democratic process.
“Resuming democratic debate and campaigning is an essential mark of the country’s determination to defend our democracy and the unity that the terrorists have sought to attack.”
Retweeted: Eoin @LabourEoin : I’ve crammed Labour’s 124 page manifesto into 1 graphic. If you click on it, it automatically enlarges. Please consider sharing for others.
Turkey is targetting Kurds, and this supports Turkey’s friend ISIS. Kurds call for
Ch: You can bring on your marching bands, put on your uniform,
Buttons and boots gleaming bright in the sun
I see you dreaming of victory with hopes for a better world
You say you’re fighting for your country, family and friends.
I stand here in the dock in April 1917
To witness the injustice and futility of war
Your Law has no moral ground, and Orders can’t bind me
I am not a soldier and so plead ’not guilty’. Continue reading “Conscientious Objection”
Pledge 1: FULL EMPLOYMENT: We will create a million good quality jobs across our regions and nations, and guarantee a decent job for all. By investing £500 billion in infrastructure and industry, backed up by a publicly-owned National Investment Bank and regional banks, we will build a high skilled, high tech, low carbon economy to ensure that no one and no community is left behind.
We will invest in the high speed broadband, energy, transport and homes that our country needs and allow good businesses to thrive, and support a new generation of co-operative enterprises.