• The Bomb – and the Balance of Terror
    After the bomb was dropped on Hiroshima, 6 August 1945Today is the 72nd anniversary of the nuclear bombing of Hiroshima in Japan during the Second World War (Nagasaki was then bombed on 9 August)America then demonstrated the ability and willingness to use nuclear weapons to kill on a scale and with a speed previously unmatched. We have 'progressed' to being able to kill on an even bigger scale now  -  and ... more
    Sustainable Cities
    2 weeks ago
  • Vegan cookbook launch
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    2 weeks ago
  • Eggs fried gently in butter
    Socrates Satrapoulos took a small skillet from a row of pots and pans. Carefully, he turned on a burner on the gas stove, then adjusted the flame as low as possible, until it was barely visible. “Give me two eggs.” Someone handed them to him. “Butter!” Holding the butter in his hand, Satrapoulos began his lecture. “First of all, you must never use ... more
    Real Food Lover
    1 month ago
  • On Being Given A Garden…….
    Plants are always one of our biggest challenges and we are very fortunate to have some local nurseries and garden centres who regularly donate to us, either stock they can no longer use or plants that we have cheekily asked for. However, gardens such as the Bearpit and the Quakers Burial Ground, our Edible Park, […] The post On Being Given A Garden……. appeared first on Incredible Edible Bristol. ... more
    Incredible Edible Bristol
    1 month ago
  • 2017 Festival dates announced!
    Bristol Radical Film Festival – 14th – 17th October 2017 And WE’RE BACK! This year – at Trinity – the festival opens with the newly released doc ‘Brexitannia’; includes a Russian Revolution centenary double-bill feat. the story of the transition from ‘Tsar to Lenin’ and a doc about the early-20th century Russian art movement; ‘Cradle Will Rock’, a [*shock-horror*] Hollywood musical about labour movements, art and power in the 1930s; ... more
    Bristol Radical Film Festival
    1 month ago
  • Bristol Rising Tide and local activists block storage yard of Cuadrilla’s fracking drill rig.
    For immediate release: 13 July 2017 For photos contact Photos available via Reclaim the Power Flickr Contact: 07404 016676 Today Protesters have blockaded the entrance to PR Marriott, a company providing the drilling rig for Cuadrilla’s fracking site at Preston New Road. The drilling rig is expected to be transported from PR Marriott’s storage yard near Chesterfield any day now. Bristol Rising Tide [1] joined with activists from ... more
    Rising Tide
    1 month ago
  • The Lives and Afterlives of Plastic: Week Three
    We’re into the third and final week of The Lives and Afterlives of Plastic, it’s been wonderful so far, and I’m looking forwards to working through the last set of presentations. This week we have a keynote from professor Ian Shaw that looks at plastics and endocrine disrupting chemicals, as well as panels on public awareness of marine plastics, plastics and microfibres/fabrics, waste management, and last of all materiality. In ... more
    Media Ecologies
    1 month ago
  • Fighting for LGBT+ Liberation
    Socialist Party members at Bristol PrideBristol Socialist Party Public MeetingIs Equality Possible Under Socialism?7.30pm, Tues 11th July, Malcolm X Centre (smaller building), BS2 8YHWe will be looking at how discrimination affects different groups of people and how it can be fought. The introduction will focus on gender and, in particular, the struggles that trans men and women face in today's society. The discussion is open for any points, questions or contributions ... more
    Bristol Socialism
    1 month ago
  • The Rise of the Right that is Wrong.
    If the events of the past 2 years haven’t made it clear to you yet, the ideology of right-wing politics has increased massively all over the world. But how did it come to this? Well, in the U.K, perhaps we can trace it back to June 23rd of 2016: the Brexit vote. In a referendum which millions of participants and spectators expected to be very one-sided, the vote came out as ... more
    Integrate Bristol
    2 months ago
  • I pledge to conduct civil disobedience
    Understanding that there is safety and power collectively I sign this pledge to take coordinated, peaceful and powerful acts of civil disobedience. The time has come for me to move beyond my comfort zone, therefore I pledge that within the next 6 months I will take direct action in the form of civil disobedience. We'd like 100 people. 0.00% We have reached 0 of 100. ... more
    Rising Up
    2 months ago



Today at the Cube:

  • Dunkirk
    28/08/2017 18:00From filmmaker Christopher Nolan (Interstellar, Inception, The Dark Knight Trilogy) comes the epic action thriller Dunkirk. When 400,000 men couldn’t get home… home... Read more »