Wednesday 22nd May 2013. 19.00.
The Warehouse Café Building, 54-57 Alison Street, Birmingham B5 5th
‘Obey’ is a film based on Chris Hedges’ (2010) book, Death of the Liberal Class.
Obey discusses the current political, social, economic and environmental crises the world now faces and suggests the need for rebellion to fight against these crises.
There will be a discussion afterwards about the implications of this film in general and for activists in Birmingham.
An RSA animate of David Harvey’s work on the crisis of capitalism
An inteview with David Harvey that questions him about his book – A Brief History of Neoliberalism: http://mrzine.monthlyreview.org/2006/lilley190606.html
25 minute talk by David Harvey, 2009 :
Noam Chomsky talks of the long standing hostility of the rich to truly educating the public so they don’t realise they are victims of an economic system they need to replace with one that truly serves the public.