#BrightGreenLive – Siân Berry, Katy Montgomerie, Gwern Gwynfil, Danielle Bett + more
#BrightGreenLive streams live from 10am to 6pm on the second Sunday of every month – bringing interviews and discussion with key figures from Green Parties, the labour movement, social movements and the arts. Episode 6 features:
- 10.15am – Sian Berry, London Assembly member and former co-leader of the Green Party of England and Wales. We’ll be discussing 23 years of the Greens in the London Assembly
- 11am – Ell Folan, Founder of Stats for Lefties and Novara Media columnist. We’ll be discussing May’s local elections.
- 11.45am – Samuel Sweek, Campaign lead on the Music for the Many campaign at the Peace and Justice Project. We’ll be discussing why that campaign is seeking to protect music venues.
- 12.30pm – Gwern Gwynfil, CEO of Yes Cymru. We’ll be discussing the current strength of the movement for Welsh independence.
- 1.15pm – Martin Butcher, Green Party Councillor and former author of the Nato Monitor blog. We’ll be discussing the Green Party’s new NATO policy.
- 2.15pm – Mayisha Begum, from Oh So Ethical and the Rana Plaza Solidarity Collective. We’ll be discussing the 10th anniversary of the Rana Plaza building collapse
- 3pm – Katy Montgomerie, YouTuber and activist. We’ll be discussing the EHRC’s letter on the Equality Act and its implications for trans people.
- 4pm – Alex Powell, Lecturer in Law at Oxford Brookes University. We’ll be discussing the government’s anti-migrant legislation and its impacts on LGBTIQA+ refugees
- 5pm – Danielle Bett, Director of Communications at Yachad. We’ll be discussing the protests in Israel over Netanyahu’s proposed judicial reforms.
Watch the full show here:
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