Get to grips with the basics of the financial crisis, and make links with other people from Birmingham and the West Midlands who want an economic system that puts people before profit.

The financial crisis led to wide ranging cuts to public services, job losses and massive bank bailouts in the UK. This isn’t the first time this has happened – countries across the global south have experienced the same process after devastating debt crises from 1970s to the present day.

Find out about the history of the present financial crisis, understand the basics of how it happened and the impacts it is having on social justice in the UK and around the world.

Workshops will include:

  • How to understand the financial crisis,
  • What would a fair economy look like?T
  • ax Justice in the UK and around the world,
  • How to communicate effectively about the financial crisis, a direct action taster session, local economies in the West Midlands, Eurozone crisis: what is going on?

This is a free event, but please register at  or 020 7324 4722 to help us to plan effectively.