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May 2015

The Extreme Centre: Tariq in Loughborough

May 5 @ 18:00 - 19:00
U.0.20 in the Brockington Building,
Loughborough University, Loughborough, LE11 3TU United Kingdom
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Humankind faces three major global challenges: environmental crisis, especially climate change; mounting insecurity and the politics of fear; and an unstable, unequal, yet interdependent world economy. Each of these has political causes and possible solutions. Each has demonstrated potential to cause local, regional and global conflict. Each has inspired political dissent, tested established institutions, and challenged dominant conceptions of politics, democracy and citizenship. Each is becoming more acute as the twenty-first century unfolds. Yet each may require radical reform of…

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Between Past and Future

May 28 @ 19:45 - 21:00
Howard Assembly Room,
46 New Briggate, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS1 6NU United Kingdom
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‘Since the beginning of the Arab Spring there has been much talk of revolutions. Not from me. I’ve argued against the position that mass uprisings on their own constitute a revolution, i.e. a transfer of power from one social class … to another that leads to fundamental change’. Tariq Ali. Acclaimed commentator, author and broadcaster Tariq Ali investigates the deep currents of change sweeping across the Eastern Mediterranean, from IS, Assad and the rise in old tensions between Sunni and…

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