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August 2019

This is What Democracy Looks Like: Building A Politics For The Many

August 31
The Manchester Conference and Pendulum Hotel, Sackville St
Manchester, M1 3BB United Kingdom
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Peterloo Line Up

Throughout history, the labour movement has been at the forefront in demanding progressive change to address the big challenges of the era. Today, the UK faces a social, political and democratic crisis. Yet the democratic crisis – the breakdown of trust, the divide between the rulers and the ruled – has often gone ignored. 200 years ago in Manchester, tens of thousands of people at St Peter’s Square changed history when they bravely stood – and many fell – fighting…

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September 2019

Workers Vs Westminster: How trade unions can help build a better democracy (TUC Congress)

September 10 12:45 pm - 2:00 pm
Holiday Inn Brighton Seafront, Kings Rd
Brighton, BN1 2JF United Kingdom
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From the Chartists pushing for universal suffrage, to the Scottish TUC’s role campaigning for a Scottish Parliament, trade unions have often been at the forefront of demands for a democracy that puts working people at the centre. Join Politics for the Many, the trade union campaign for political reform, to discuss how trade unions can help build a better democracy. Featuring Unite’s Howard Beckett, PCS’s Lynn Henderson and the Electoral Reform Society’s Jess Garland. Includes a light buffet lunch.

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Take part in a Citizens’ Assembly (The World Transformed)

September 22 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The World Transformed

Join Politics for the Many, the trade union campaign for political reform, at The World Transformed to experience how citizens’ assemblies can be used to give power back to the people. Speakers include Irish Citizens’ Assembly member Louise Caldwell and former MEP David Martin. Check theworldtransformed.org for location and tickets.

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Politics for the many: Transforming power for a real democracy (Labour Conference)

September 23 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Jurys Inn Brighton Waterfront, Kings Rd
Brighton, BN1 2GS United Kingdom
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Join Politics for the Many, the trade union campaign for political reform, for a panel discussion on creating a political system that works for workers. Featuring Jon Trickett MP, former MEP David Martin and Dr Jess Garland at Labour Party Conference. The event will include a buffet lunch.

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