Anti-Oppression

Do you think the occupation of Palestine can end within our lifetime? – Please Support

Posted on Mar 18, 2014

Do you think the occupation of Palestine can end within our lifetime? – Please Support

Please come to a public event and discussion with the 2014 Berlin activists delegates to Palestine to find out more about the issue and how you can be involved in changing the course of history and ending the conflict in Palestine and Israel. Friday 28th March 7pm – 23 Fontanestrasse buzzer ‘Palma’ – nearest Ubahn is Boddinstrasse. Please RSVP to register interest / reserve your space at alright@theglassishalffull.co.uk. Spread the word. Many thanks! the Berlin – Palestine 2014 delegation Dear Friends, Do you think the occupation of Palestine can end within our...

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Shafted?! Financial Appeal – £5000 needed to get this show on the road!

Posted on Sep 20, 2013

Shafted?! Financial Appeal  – £5000 needed to get this show on the road!

“On behalf of ACT UP New York’s alumni, we’re thrilled to see the UK acting-up again.Shafted?! reminds us of our gloriously ribald and creative roots, so keep up the fight, comrades. Until there’s a cure, ACT UP!” Peter Staley, legendary AIDS and gay rights activist SHAFTED?! is an audacious, daring and unashamedly deviant HIV cabaret show, exploring and exposing the realities of HIV in today’s society. The show combines dance, performance, live music, stunts and spoken word to tell true life stories of people living with and affected by the virus. Come and be dazzled by...

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Ladies, Gentlemen and Everything in Between – Hands up for The Shafted?! Theatrical Dissidents!!

Posted on Sep 16, 2013

So many many people have been involved in the creation of Shafted?! at the Arches Live Festival this coming Saturday September 28th! (Book your tickets quick!) and so many more in the campaign at large. Here are just a few of them involved in the Arches show specifically to say thanks from everyone fighting against the HIV epidemic. And a massive thank you to everyone involved in the campaign! Please contact shafted@theglassishalffull.co.uk to get involved. All information here http://shaftedontour.wordpress.com/  Check Today’s Metro article! WHAT IS SHAFTED?! I HEAR YOU...

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Dear ex-Nazi’s ..

Posted on Jul 24, 2013

Dear ex-Nazi’s ..

Lieber ehemaliger Nazi, Du hast wahrscheinlich diese Poster überall in Deutschland verteilt gesehen. ‘Operation Last Chance’ ist eine Hexenjagd auf der Suche nach allen, die Nazis waren und bis heute ungestraft geblieben sind. Sie sollen verhaftet werden und im Gefängnis verrotten. Die Organisation, die dahinter steckt behauptet, dass sie nie einen Nazi getroffen haben, der Reue zeigt. Hier ergeben sich viele Fragen. Ist das wahr? Als Forscher und Aktivist im Bereich Kriegstrauma frage ich mich, wie sieht es aus mit all den jungen Leuten, die mir demütig die Geschichten...

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Let Freedom Ring! Winter Activism School -Training for Transformation in the UK

Posted on Nov 4, 2012

Let Freedom Ring! Winter Activism School -Training for Transformation in the UK

THE FOLLOWING INCLUDES A WEALTH OF TRAINING TOOLS FROM SOUTH AFRICA AND INFORMATION ON THE WINTER ACTIVISM SCHOOL PROGRAMME IN THE UK This December 2013, some of the world’s best popular education facilitators and activists will be coming to Britain to facilitate with Winter Activism School to share the training tools outlined below. There will be a training in London and in Glasgow. Please see the report from the ‘Let Freedom Ring’ launch in April 2013. Thanks to the Africa Centre and everyone involved for making this happen!If you’re proactive in challenging...

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Training for Transformation Activism Blog 1- A Way of Seeing From Glasgow to South Africa!

Posted on Oct 16, 2012

Training for Transformation Activism Blog 1- A Way of Seeing From Glasgow to South Africa!

THE FOLLOWING INCLUDES A WEALTH OF TRAINING TOOLS FROM SOUTH AFRICA AND IDEAS FOR A SUMMER SCHOOL TRAINING PROGRAMME IN THE UK Please share and sign up to The Glass Is Half Full Facebook page or email alright@theglassishalffull.co.uk HELLO! FROM THE TRAINING FOR TRANSFORMATION 2012 FAMILY! The Training for Transformation (TfT)  Train-the-Trainer programme, an education programme provides activists and educators with the tools, skills and methodology to mobilise and organise self-mobilised communities to fight for justice and equality. It is part of the Grail Movement –  A Global...

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