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


Remember Shahrokh Zamani! Iranian workers’ solidarity fundraiser

Submitted by Janine on Sun, 08/11/2015 - 10:26
Event Date
Saturday, 28th of November '15 to Saturday, 28th of November '15

Union Tavern, Kings Cross, WC1X 9AA

On September 13 jailed Iranian trade unionist and socialist Shahrokh Zamani was found dead in his prison cell.

As well as being a tragedy, Shahrokh’s death was a blow to workers’ struggles in Iran and internationally – and a reminder of the need for continued, and intensified, solidarity with the Iranian working class.

ETF Women's Committee

Submitted by Janine on Wed, 26/08/2015 - 15:10
Event Date
Monday, 12th of October '15 to Tuesday, 13th of October '15

The twice-yearly meeting of the European Transport Women's Committee, this time in Berlin.

Janine will be attending and pushing forward campaigns on issues including violence against women transport workers.

Performing poetry at Inspired Word NYC, Manhattan

Submitted by Janine on Thu, 16/07/2015 - 15:01
Event Date
Tuesday, 18th of August '15 to Tuesday, 18th of August '15

Janine takes to the stage for a 7-minute slot at the The Inspired Word NYC, "one of the hottest open mic/performance series (spoken word, poetry, comedy, music, storytelling) in the country".

At Funkadelic Studios, 209 West 40th Street, 5th floor, Manhattan, New York City.

Rainbow International benefit @ Newcastle Copthorne Hotel

Submitted by Janine on Tue, 16/06/2015 - 19:37
Event Date
Wednesday, 24th of June '15 to Wednesday, 24th of June '15

Raising money for the marvellous Rainbow International LGBT Activist Solidarity Fund. Hosted by RMT National President Peter Pinkney, this event at the union's AGM will include Janine performing poetry, flautist Steve Barker and others to be confirmed.