An increasing share (now 20%) of the English NHS budget is going to private providers of clinical care. We need to analyse their corporate structure, business strategies, profitability and tax practices.https://chpi.org.uk/
This project will use the centenary of the Russian Revolution to celebrate its historical impact and continued relevance today through an international conference, cultural activities, an educational website and publications.http://1917.org.uk
The working class movement in the UK is in crisis. A range of communities that are objectively amongst the least powerful in society are increasingly the target of negative stereotypes. Whether they are; asylum seekers, migrant workers, Muslim communities, the working poor, Black British, or the so called: white working class’, there is a stereotype … Continued
Produce an exhibition and digital resources to raise awareness of the impact of the Russian Revolution on the Left in Britain 1917-1926, and help communities to explore their radical heritage.http://student.londonmet.ac.uk/library/using-the-library/special-collections/trades-union-congress-library-collections/
#TWT2017 will be a city-wide festival of socialist politics, art, community and culture. Taking place over a week in September, and centred on the Labour Party Conference, #TWT2017 will program hundreds of events in professional and community venues across the city including workshops, talks, installations and concerts.https://theworldtransformed.org
A project archivist working with the National Co-operative Archive will be employed to identify, collect, preserve, make accessible and catalogue records of the worker co-operative movement 1970-2000.
Workshops supporting young people to critically explore the political conditions and power imbalances that give rise to ‘rubbish jobs’, learn about labour rights and working class struggles against unjust employment.http://peopleandplanet.org/
We would like assistance in producing, promoting and disseminating our proposals for a comprehensive review of the UK’s framework of labour law. We have 14 academic and legal experts assisting in the production of 25 policy recommendations which we believe will transform the UK labour market.http://www.ier.org.uk
Abu Omar is Waiting for You is a socially engaged art project in collaboration with ten asylum seekers and refugees. The project investigates and communicates how displacement and migration can lead to trauma.
Blacklist is an experimental documentary film project that takes as its starting point the experiences of politically active construction workers whose employers made use of a blacklist, in order to deny them work. The film considers what employees can do to maintain physical and mental well-being in the context of advanced capitalism and demonstrates the … Continuedhttp://www.cityprojects.org