Timetable now online for Arab Revolutions conference

The provisional programme for our conference, ‘The Arab Uprisings Four Years On – Revolution, Repression and Resistance’ is now available online. Read more about the event, download a copy of the timetable, and book online here. Speakers confirmed for the event include: Owen Jones | Sarah Waldron | Ali Abdulemam | Maryam al-Khawaja | Gilbert Achcar…

Trade unionists, journalists and academics condemn confiscation of Egyptian activists’ assets

Film-maker Ken Loach, Irish civil rights activist and journalist Eamonn McCann, the Communication Workers’ Union general secretary Billy Hayes and leading academics from Oxford, Cambridge, London and other UK universities yesterday signed a statement condemning the latest moves by Egypt’s military regime to clamp down on opposition activists. Published in The Guardian’s print edition this…

Conference: The Arab Uprisings Four Years On

A conference organised by MENA Solidarity, Egypt Solidarity Initiative and BahrainWatch 6-9pm Friday 13 February – 10-5pm Saturday 14 February School of African & Oriental Studies, Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG £5 student or unwaged / £10 waged Sign up online here Full timetable now online here Four years after uprisings swept the…

Event: Oxford launch for ‘Bread, Freedom, Social Justice’

Join us in Oxford for the launch of Bread, Freedom, Social Justice – Workers and the Egyptian Revolution by Anne Alexander and Mostafa Bassiouny. We’ll be running a stall with information about our latest campaigns and how you can get involved in solidarity actions against the repression. Wednesday 5th November, 6.30pm Old Refectory, Wadham College,…