Post-Brexit there has never has been better time for people to get together to consider the changing political realm, particularly in respect of the role that young people play. This event aims brings together people from across the UK and the world to talk about democracy and what it means today.
- Politics is more than just the vote – the All London Voices Report's original data revealing youth attitudes to London
- Race and Policing - which lives matter?
- Digital democracy a way forward, or an evasion of politics. How can we use digital technology to improve democracy?
- Censorship and the new media conservatism with Bahraini human rights defender Maryam al Khawaja, political activism
In addition, we will be supporting screening of the film ‘Olympic Pride, American Prejudice’ Introduced by Tim Reid. The fim concerns the 1936 Olympics, following the lives of the 16 men and women before during and after their heroic turn at the historic games as they were torn between boycotting Hitler’s Olympics or participating in the Third Reich’s grandest affair.