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Jun
21
Writing as an act of Resistance

Writing as an act of Resistance

Across the world, in this moment, people are stepping up and standing in defence of the land they live on, the waters they live with and each other’s rights to freely be.
15 min read
Jun
17
Deepfakes and Democracy

Deepfakes and Democracy

A DEEPFAKE IS A piece of media: a photograph, an audio clip, a video that has been synthetically generated using computational power to provide a convincing depiction of a well-known person making a statement or action that is damaging to themselves, their reputation or their platform.
9 min read
May
24
“Everybody in the Place” — Jeremy Deller at NeoAncients Review

“Everybody in the Place” — Jeremy Deller at NeoAncients Review

Jeremy Deller has a way of speaking that makes you feel comfortable, interested, informed and entertained all at the same time.
3 min read
May
09
Local protests against Israel's invasion of Rafah escalate

Local protests against Israel's invasion of Rafah escalate

On Tuesday, 14th May, scores of protestors turned out at MP Siobhan Baillie’s office in a strong showing to hold the MP accountable for their continued support for Israel’s genocide in Gaza & to demand a ceasefire.
9 min read
Apr
30
Stroud Elections Focus: Liberal Democrats

Stroud Elections Focus: Liberal Democrats

George James is interviewed by Laurie Davies George James is the new leader of the Liberal Democrats group on Stroud
10 min read
Apr
30
Stroud Elections Focus: Green Party

Stroud Elections Focus: Green Party

Catherine Braun is interviewed by Laurie Davies Catherine Braun has been the leader of Green Party at Stroud District Council
10 min read
Apr
29
Stroud Elections Focus: Community Independents

Stroud Elections Focus: Community Independents

Robin Layfield Community Independents Group Leader is interviewed by Laurie Davies ROBIN LAYFIELD IS CURRENTLY a district councillor for Rodborough.
10 min read
Apr
25
Stroud Local Elections Focus: Labour

Stroud Local Elections Focus: Labour

But this time, Labour’s regional party HQ have made clear, “we've got to win as many seats as we can. Both to be supporting Simon [Opher] when it comes to [the general election], and also so that we we have got representatives across the district.
9 min read
Apr
25
Stroud Local Elections Focus: Conservatives

Stroud Local Elections Focus: Conservatives

“Obviously, we would love to take overall control. We would not rule out working with anyone else, if that was an option as well,”
8 min read
Apr
09
Everybody’s talking about Citizens’ Assemblies

Everybody’s talking about Citizens’ Assemblies

Parents for Future are working to build a ‘standing’ (or permanent, or rolling) Citizens’ Assembly here in Stroud.
9 min read