Last Saturday, whilst my other half was competing at a dog agility show and I dare say my colleagues and friends were having a typical Saturday watching football or visiting Swedish furniture stores, I had decided to visit Huddersfield to partake in an event discussing democracy. 1,088 more words
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The Labour Party has a choice: Win together. Lose together.
Our reluctance to work together has wounded friendships, damaged our chances and emboldened our enemies. 881 more words
Hey, introverted internet generation! Yes, you.
Here are political actions you can take from the safety of your computer, laptop or mobile phone.
Just think, you need never leave the house again — and you’ll still be making a difference. 1,460 more words
Facebook users all over the world are checking in at the Standing Rock reservation to protest the Dakota pipeline
For months, Native Americans and environmental activists have been protesting the construction of the Dakota Access oil pipeline. The protest at the Standing Rock Indian Reservation (which encompasses parts of North and South Dakota) is centered around two concerns with the pipeline’s proposed construction: its environmental impact of (some say it will threaten the safety of drinking water in the area) its desecration of native culture (some members of the Standing Rock Sioux say would deface a sacred burial ground.) 209 more words