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‘Let Freedom Ring! 2′ – Register for the 2014 Programme!

Posted on Mar 23, 2014

‘Let Freedom Ring! 2′ – Register for the 2014 Programme!

Let Freedom Ring! - from South Africa comes the UK Training for Transformation Programme “When we speak we are afraid our words will not be heard or welcomed. But when we are silent, we are still afraid. So it is better to speak.” Audre Lorde Do you want to build a Britain that genuinely welcomes all our communities, our histories and our needs? Do you want to build a Britain that genuinely welcomes all our communities, our histories and our needs? In 2014 we live in a nation which has more inequality than in the time of dickens. The UK is the most economically unequal nation in...

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NEW VIDEOS – For Russia With Love Berlin LGBTQI Olympics!

Posted on Mar 18, 2014

NEW VIDEOS – For Russia With Love Berlin LGBTQI Olympics!

Many thanks for the amazing video production, everyone who made the Gay Olympics so magical and of course to everyone involved in the campaign for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Intersex rights all over the world. Please do share the videos to everyone you think will appreciate my friends! READY? SET? GOOOOOO! X The Valentines Day Carnival outside the Russian Embassy in Berlin was in response to the continued human rights abuses sanctioned by Russia’s new anti-gay law banning “propaganda of non-traditional sexual relations to minors”, which has caused an upsurge in...

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Shafted?! Goes on Tour! ‘Building the HIV ARMY’ – A Celebration of ACT UP’s Anniversary

Posted on Dec 2, 2012

Shafted?! Goes on Tour! ‘Building the HIV ARMY’ – A Celebration of ACT UP’s Anniversary

 “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. Dear friends – hope this finds you swelling up with excitement at the Shafted?! On Tour – all details click here - ready to explode the HIV epidemic in it’s tracks! It will be nothing without your involvement – if you HIV infected or affected and want to tell your story, are an artist,...

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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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Summer School So We Stand 2012 into 2013 – where next?

Posted on Oct 14, 2012

Summer School So We Stand 2012 into 2013 – where next?

Nb. This blog needs updating as So We Stand is no longer – making way for fresh energy and new projects with many and more great people in 2013! So We Stand 2012 into 2013 – where next? The journey supporting communities on the front-lines of social, economic, racial and environmental justice has come a long way over the past few years. SWS has built up a strong network of communities, activists and collaborators who are becoming stronger to fight the war of injustice and gross inequality we find ourselves everyday in the UK. This include the popular education Gathering Under the...

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