The People versus the Banks
WDM activist conference 2012
University of London Union, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HY
- Quiz the Guardian’s lead economics writer Aditya Chakrabortty on banking and the economy.
- Participate in workshops on financial sector lobbying, tackling banks’ role in speculating on food prices, stopping the sell off of natural resources in the name of creating a ‘green economy’ and debt crises old and new.
- Watch footage of Chile’s student-led revolt against neoliberalism with filmmaker Roberto Navarrete.
- Join the discussion on co-operatives and global justice with Ed Mayo of Co-operatives UK and WDM’s Deborah Doane.
- Learn creative campaigning skills with our activism team.
- Browse radical books and campaign literature in our stalls area.
- Hear from our performance poet-in-residence Catherine Brogan throughout the day!