Marxist. Trade Unionist. Socialist-feminist. Author. Poet. Speaker. Tutor. RMT ex-Exec. Workers' Liberty. Autie. Bi. PUFC fan.


NOT Speaking about Autism at Work-Stress Network Conference

Submitted by Janine on 26 September 2016 at 09:01
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Janine has had to pull out of this due to surgery, but will hopefully speak at next year's conference.

Janine will speak and run a workshop on Autism in the Workplace at this year's UK National Work-Stress Network Conference at the Hillscourt Conference Centre, Rednal, Birmingham B45 8RS

Hackney CVS Autism Training

Submitted by Janine on 23 September 2016 at 21:07
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Understanding autism equality in the workplace
Booking fee: £20

Who is this course is for?
This half-day workshop is for anyone who works in the voluntary or public sector that wants to gain an understanding of the Autism spectrum. 
Course aim:
The course equips participants with an understanding of the needs of people with ASD and enables them to develop strategies and tools for working with people.

Informal Discussion on Autism and Marxism, Leeds

Submitted by Janine on 10 September 2016 at 16:41
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In a pub somewhere near the Lovell Park Autism Hub. Meet outside the Hub at 7pm or text 07957-217639 to find out where we are! Janine will give a take about Marxism and Autism, then we'll chat about it. Can Marxism explain the social position and experiences of autistic people? Are there specific Marxist theories that are useful? Is capitalism both developed and disabling? What's class got to do with it?

East End Women Take Action: 1888-2016

Submitted by Janine on 05 September 2016 at 17:19
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Be inspired by over 100 years of east London women fighting for change (and winning!)

Join the East End Women's Museum and East End Sisters Uncut for an afternoon of short talks and conversations about the different ways east London women have challenged sexism, racism, exploitation, and injustice then and now. Share your ideas and learn some new ones.

Speakers include: