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Climate Crisis, Designer Babies and Pandemics: Challenging the Techno-Utopianism of the Genetically Engineered Age

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Greenpeace and Breaking the Frame UK recommend this event, organised by the Centre for Genetics and Society, Organic Consumers Association and Alliance for Humane Biotechnology. Event online, via the Organic Consumers Association Facebook channel. Famous US author and activist Bill McKibben, evolutionary biologist Stuart Newman and social theorist Marsha Darling consider the common threads between Covid-19, the climate crisis, race-based oppression…
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Green Party Yorkshire & the Humber Regional AGM

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Members of Sheffield Green Party will be part of this Yorkshire & the Humber Regional AGM, which will be electing the regional committee for the next 12 months. Following the AGM, Greens of Colour will be part of an interactive training session, 2pm – 4pm, called “What can I do?”  
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50th Anniversary of Chile's Popular Unity

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4 September 2020 marks the 50th anniversary of Salvador Allende assuming the presidency in Chile and his Popular Unity government which became a beacon of hope for people across Latin America and the world until it was overthrown in the US-backed coup of 11 September 1973. Alborada’s Online event will explore what the Popular Unity meant for its supporters and…
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Global Justice Now AGM

Online Zoom
Annual General Meeting of Global Justice Now It’s a democratic social justice organisation working as part of a global movement to challenge the powerful and create a more just and equal world. We mobilise people in the UK for change, and act in solidarity with those fighting injustice, particularly in the global south.
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Resisting Racism & Bolsonaro's Far-Right - Solidarity with BLM Brazil & the Indigenous Struggle

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The situation is critical in Brazil, with Bolsonaro’s government overseeing a bloody period of police violence towards black communities; and actively dismantling indigenous protections during the pandemic. Hear first-hand from these important struggles, and see how international solidarity can help. FEATURING: – Martvs Chagas, Brazilian Workers’ Party (PT) Secretary for Combating Racism – Carmen Foro, General Secretary of the Central Única dos…
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Stir to Action Festival

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Stir to Action festival covers many ‘alternative’ topics, from co-operatives to climate change. Sadly it’s not Sheffield-based, but for 2020 it’s gone online, with a packed programme of provocative conversations, interactive discussions and virtual networking opportunities. The price is from just £10 and sessions include:. You’ve Made a Commitment to Anti-Racist Practice – What Next? Yvonne Field The Age Gap:…
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