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Boot Out Austerity Marches on in Wales - Austerity Kills

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Committee Rooms, Glamorgan Building

Cardiff University

King Edward V11 Avenue

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‘Boot-Out-Austerity Marches on in Wales – Austerity Kills’

Monday 4th December 6 – 9pm

Committee Rooms, Glamorgan Building, Cardiff University

Come and join us as we introduce BASW & SWU's Activists' Pack in Wales - An evening of poetry, film and song!


Speakers include:

Len Arthur – Convenor of the People’s Assembly, Wales Has been involved in radical politics for the last five decades from rent strikes, Rock Against Racism, trade union organising to community campaigning. A retired academic he has written on subjects such as the social economy and workers cooperatives. He is a founding member and former head of the Cardiff Institute for Co-operative Studies.

Jen Daffin - a committee member of Psychologist for Social Change South Wales and a Trainee Clinical Psychologist at Cardiff University. Psychologists for Social Action is a network of applied psychologists, academics, therapists, psychology graduates and others who are interested in applying psychology to policy and political action.

John McGowan - John is a Social Worker and a British trade unionist who is the current General Secretary of the Social Workers Union, the fastest growing trade union in the UK which has seem membership grow from its formation in 2011 to almost 12,000 paid members in 2017. John was elected as General Secretary of the Social Workers Union in 2016 for a 5-year period. More recently John McGowan has been active with the General Federation of Trade Unions (membership of 260,000 members) and presently he sits on their National Executive Committee.

This is a FREE event with refreshments, but we'd like to ask all attendees to bring a donation to the Cardiff Foodbanks – click here to see what food they need: https://cardiff.foodbank.org.uk/give-help/donate-food/


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