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School of Politics and International Relations

Recession, Racism and Riots event is a huge success


This event was a symposium, held at Queen Mary, University of London, Featuring speakers: Devon Thomas, Stafford Scott, Lee Lawrence, Mark Thompson. Discussion covered historical comparisons of Brixton and Tottenham riots in 80s and August 2011 London riots; community leadership; economic and social policies; activism; youth violence; arts and poetry. 

If you missed the event you can watch the recording here; (hyperlink to event recording;