To mark centenary of the Balfour Declaration, a re-display of the Britain in Palestine exhibition that was originally shown at the Brunei Gallery, London in 2012.
This application seeks funding for research, seminars and conferences on Social Finance and Social Investment, important issues on which, unlike in the United States and elsewhere, in the UK there is little knowledge, public education, debate or discussion.https://www.aizlewood.org/
We are attempting a major new initiative in working class politics – the building of a new renters union in London. This application is for funding for a crucial aspect of this work – popular education and training for new and prospective members of the union, in order to develop a systemic understanding of the … Continuedhttps://renterspowerproject.wordpress.com
Make Apartheid History takes the apartheid narrative in order to place Palestine & BDS in the wider story of freedom struggles. It does this through film and video, live events, and multimedia website materials, all designed with a wider public audience in mind. It has developed a strong social media presence since its launch on … Continuedhttps://makeapartheidhistory.org/
MANGROVE MAN is a British feature documentary in development telling the story of Frank Crichlow, a West Indian immigrant whose restaurant ‘The Mangrove’ became London’s epicentre of resistance to racism from the 1960’s through to the 1980’s.https://www.postcodefilms.com/
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
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.