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Today's date - Saturday 25 May 2019

Wed 15 May to Wed 12 June - Ritual Bombardment In The Charnel House Of Power

‘Ritual Bombardment In The Charnel House of Power’
Exhibition of drawings commissioned for Lightnight 2019, by Nina Edge
The ritual of voting involves voters seeing information, hearing debates and discussing points of view before deciding how to vote. What does the process of persuasion look like in the digital era where online opinion formers exert anonymous influence? The population is now exposed to a battery of coverage, but appear to be less powerful and more unhappy than ever.
Exhibition opening 15th May 6pm – 8 pm Light Night 17th May 5pm – 9 pm Continues Tues to Saturday 10am – 6pm until June 12th

10 am - 6pm Tues - Sat - Unity Theatre - location map

Telephone: 0844 8732888

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Sat 1 June - Liverpool Friends of Palestine Vigil

Liverpool Friends of Palestine hold their monthly vigil at the bottom of Church Street outside HSBC bank. Vigils held on the first Saturday of every month.

12pm till 2pm - Church Street, Liverpool city centre - location map


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Wed 5 June - Liverpool Friends of Palestine Monthly Meeting

Monthly meeting of Liverpool Friends of Palestine. (Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of every month.) All welcome.

7pm - Unite The Union, Jack Jones House, 2 Churchill Way, Liverpool - location map


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Thu 6 June - The Gary Mahoney Memorial Debate: Climate Change & The Media

The fifth annual debate in memory of Liverpool Friends of the Earth's much-missed former coordinator.
'Climate of Truth, Lies or Secrecy? - How the Media cover Climate Change and other Environmental concerns.
With Helen Pidd, Northern Editor of The Guardian; Dr Neil Gavin, University of Liverpool; Kevin Gopal, Editor, Big Issue North.
Main event in the Pearce Room, preceded by June Green Drinks in the Wave Bar downstairs from 6pm.
Free of charge, donations accepted on the night.

7.30pm - Pearce Room, The Britannia Adelphi Hotel, Ranelagh St, Liverpool - location map


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Thu 13 June to Fri 14 June - Ten Days That Shook The World by John Reed

A new cabaret-play re-telling John Reed’s eyewitness account of the Russian Revolution, mixing protest songs with spoken word, satire with magic tricks, and today's most radical politics with the events of a century ago. Russia 1917, and American writers John Reed and Louise Bryant find themselves in Petrograd on the eve of a revolution, rubbing shoulders with Trotsky and Lenin and discovering what they’re willing to sacrifice for their beliefs. Tickets are £5 each.

7.30pm - The Pilgrim, 34 Pilgrim Street, Liverpool - location map

Telephone: 07575027821

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Thu 13 June - The Anthology of Tomorrow Book Tour

An evening of outstanding poetry from the multi award-winning poets and spoken word artists of Flapjack Press. Join us in celebrating the publication of The Anthology of Tomorrow, with performances by Steve O'Connor, Sarah Miller, Rod Tame, Anna Percy, Tony Sheppard, Melanie Rees and Gerry Potter. Hosted by Paul Neads. Doors open 7pm for a 7.30pm start. Flapjack Press: exploring the synergy between performance and the page. Shortlisted Best Northern Publisher, Northern Soul Awards. "Flapjack Press publishes the most cutting-edge poetic performers" - Writing Manchester.

7.30pm - The Lloyds, 617 Wilbraham Rd, Chorlton-cum-Hardy, Manchester - location map


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