McLeod Hall, Pearce Institute, 840-860 Govan Road, Glasgow
With the issue of migration more prevalent than ever today, we believe that we need to be not only discussing it but collectively fighting the growing racism and xenophobia. This event will bring together organisations and individuals interested in fighting for migrant rights to network, be challenged and inspired to continue campaigning in Scotland.
Elected on an explicitly racist agenda, Trump is already fulfilling his hard right pledges, while appointing climate change deniers and corporate CEOs to his cabinet. Thankfully his presidency is already provoking significant resistance. Yet his poisonous brand of nationalist populism is growing elsewhere too.
Activists and members from Attac groups across Europe, which includes Global Justice Now, will gather in Toulouse from 23 to 27 August to exchange views, to learn from one another and to develop strategies to create a better world.