Unite The Resistance Conference – Wednesday 5th June

West Midlands Unite the Resistance are holding a conference in June – The Fight Against Austerity. As the ConDem coalition continues to follow a counterproductive austerity agenda which is failing to reduce the deficit whilst increasing unemployment, we need to come together to build resistance to austerity and the argument for the alternatives.

6-9pm
Wednesday 5th June

The Priory Rooms, Bull Street, Birmingham, B4 6AF

Speakers include:

Kevin Courtney, NUT deputy general secretary

Liz Lawrence, UCU vice president

Ian Hodson, BFAWU president

Rhiannon Lockley, UCU branch secretary Halesowen College

Zak King, Defend The Right To Protest

Josh Jones, Birmingham Labour councillor who refused to vote for cuts

Will Duckworth, Dudley Councillor and Green Party Deputy Leader

Sandra Kane, Birmingham Benefits Justice Campaign

workshops on:

Stop benefit cuts – stop the bedroom tax
Injustice, racism & solidarity
Organising in the workplace

Unite The Resistance conference flyer

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