Do we need an Islamic state? Talk by Usama Hasan Friday 6th December 6pm Bristol Multi-faith Chaplaincy
A series of events looking at critical issues affecting young people today.
Salaam Shalom and Arnolfini are teaming up to bring you a host of hard hitting talks and debates on issues that matter to you! Inspired by Bristol Festival of Ideas, Young People’s Festival of Ideas will invite high profile speakers to Arnolfini to talk about:
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20TH NOVEMBER 2013
Social Media: .
As people’s behaviour on platforms such as Twitter and Facebook makes the news headlines we must ask if technology is making us less human? Should we always protect anonymity at all costs? Why can’t people just be nicer to each other? And with a minority of people actually controlling how we communicate with each other online, who really has power over the internet?
22ND JANUARY 2014
Class and Education:
With our current political leaders all coming from a very distinct educational route, we ask if the school you go to decides your future? What use is going to University if you can’t go to either Oxford or Cambridge? Is Education widening the class divide?
Salaam Shalom’s Youth Council planning meeting for YPFoI:
“Still pursuing the agenda of the Stephen Lawrence Inquiry…”
Bristol community anti-racist groups invite you to a discussion with Dr Richard Stone on ways forward, led by a reading from his recently published book of “Hidden Stories of the Stephen Lawrence Inquiry”
Monday 15th July 2013 18:00-20:00 The City Academy, The Fielden Theatre, Russell Town Avenue, Redfield, Bristol BS5 9JH
Dr Stone was a panel member of the 1997-99 Stephen Lawrence Inquiry as adviser to the judge, Sir William Macpherson This is the first in a series of visits to each of the six inner city areas visited by the Lawrence Inquiry in 1998.
This is an opportunity for the public to discuss with Dr Stone: Current concerns about racism in Bristol, especially of younger people who were too young to know about the Lawrence Inquiry Report on progress which has or has not been made Identify how we can work together to make the necessary change.
Download further information here: Hidden Stories Invite 15th July 2013