5 November 2016
This one day conference will bring community groups, policy makers and academics together to reflect on the 35th anniversary of the Scarman Report, authored in response to the inner-city uprisings of 1981.Time: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Venue: Peoples Palace, Lecture Theatre 1, Mile End Campus QMUL
Join us as we bring the story up to date and look ahead to the future of community struggles, criminal justice and the state in Brexit Britain.
Confirmed speakers include:
Cecil Gutzmore (Pan African Society Community Forum)
Prof Gus John (All Africa Advisors Ltd.)
Gareth Pierce (Solicitor and Human Rights activist)
Winston Trew (Oval 4)
Donna Sinclair (Options4Change)
Suresh Grover (Monitoring Group)
Marc Wadsworth (the.latest.com - citizen journalism for all)
Zahra Dalilah (Ubele/Take Back the City/Our Fathers and Us)
Kojo Koram (University of Essex)
Further speakers TBC.
This event is free and open to the public but registration is required.