Oxford Radical Forum, UK: Wadham College, Oxford, 29th Feb-2nd March

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Oxford Radical Forum, UK: Wadham College, Oxford, 29th Feb-2nd March

A three-day outburst of political debate, encompassing speakers, workshops, films, bookstalls and magic. Subjects will include Palestine, Marxism, Women's Reproductive Rights, Environmentalism, Political Theatre and Queer Art. Dialogue is where change begins.

Programme

Friday

14.00:  Plane Stupid workshop on direct action

16.00:  Workshop on the threat to women's reproductive rights

18:00:  Yassamine Mather on the women's movement and Shia Islam

20.00:  DEBATE: Socialist or Radical Feminism?

Saturday

11.00:  Jerry Cohen on what happened to the working classes

14.00:  Paul Jakubovic on the problem with dialectics

16.00:  Ilan Pappe on the ethnic cleansing of Palestine

18:00:  Ian Saville performing socialist magic tricks

20.00:  DEBATE: Where Now for the Left?

Sunday

11.00:  Kwame Kwei-Armah on Race and Playwriting in Britain today

14.00:  Chris Cramer on the relationship between conflict and capitalism

16.00:  Bernard O'Donoghue on poetry and politics

18:00:  Marc Mulholland on Marxism and history

20.00:  DEBATE: Is Marxism still necessary to understand and change the world?

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