Revolutions Debate

  • Event Start: 19th November 2020, 7:30pm
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This House Believes The Master’s Tools Will Never Dismantle The Master’s House

As the world confronts the failures of our institutions - from the police, to prisons, to financial systems - Audre Lorde’s words capture the spirit of 2020.  Can the system be reformed, or must it be destroyed?

Speakers in Proposition:

  • Natalie Bennett  :  Leader of the Green Party from 2012 to 2016.  She received a peerage in the 2019 Resignation Honours
  • Peter Tatchell  :  Veteran campaigner, known for his work for LGBTQ+ rights.  His activism has spanned human rights causes around the world over several decades

Speakers in Opposition:

  • Darren Hughes  :  Chief Executive of the Electoral Reform Society and former New Zealand Labour Party MP

Due to Coronavirus restrictions, admittance to this debate will be strictly to those who have pre-registered for the event on FIXR.  The debate will also be available online.