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Nei hæ! Nick Robinson

Nick Robinson, umsjónarmaður námsstofunnar „Radicalizing Food and Farming in Iceland“ kom og spjallaði við okkur í Nei hæ! Hann hafði frá ýmsu að segja, og svaraði spurningu frá Jamie McQuilkin. Name, age, location? Nick Robinson, 30, Oakland, CA and Reykjavík/Grímsnes, … Continue reading

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Nei hæ! Jamie McQuilkin

Einn af fjórum umsjónarmanneskjum sem heimsækja RóSu’13 erlendis frá er Skotinn Jamie McQuilkin. Hann býður til feiknarlega áhugaverðrar aðgerðastofu um verkalýðsmál á ensku, undir heitinu Radical Unions and You. Jamie settist um borð í spurningalestina og sagði m.a. frá því hvernig … Continue reading

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Nei hæ! Ray Acheson

Ray Acheson, umsjónarkona námsstofunnar Banning the bomb: A new campaign to abolish nuclear weapons, kom í „Nei hæ!“. Enginn ætti að láta framlag þessarar kanadísk-bandarísku baráttukonu til Róttæka sumarháskólans fram hjá sér fara. Námsstofa hennar er ein af þremur sem … Continue reading

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Nei hæ! Tom Ellington

Spurningaleikurinn „Nei hæ!“ þekkir engin landamæri. Nú siglir fleyið alla leið til Bandaríkjanna og hittir þar fyrir Tom Ellington, umsjónarmann námsstofunnar „Understanding the Unthinkable: The Science and History of Nuclear Weapons“. Markmið hennar er að gera þátttakendur nægilega upplýsta um … Continue reading

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Banning the bomb: A new campaign to abolish nuclear weapons

Umsjón: Ray Acheson Lýsing: This seminar will focus on nuclear weapons: why do they still exist when so many world leaders are apparently committed to nuclear abolition? What is being done now by activists to finally get rid of these … Continue reading

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Understanding the Unthinkable: The Science and History of Nuclear Weapons

Umsjón: Tom Ellington Lýsing: This seminar will serve as an introduction to the science and history of nuclear weapons. By the conclusion of the seminar, participants will be sufficiently knowledgeable about nuclear weapons to engage effectively and confidently in anti-nuclear … Continue reading

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Radicalizing food and farming in Iceland

Umsjón: Nick Robinson Lýsing: This seminar is an invitation to discuss possibilities for a radical shift in food policy and food production in Iceland, aiming towards an anti-capitalist and cooperatively organized society. The presenter will discuss examples of organic, localized, and … Continue reading

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Radical Unions and You

Umsjón: Jamie McQuilkin Lýsing: In the Western world, most unions are dying. Bureaucratic, conservative and disconnected from the lives of working people, they often no longer work properly in the best interests of their membership. They certainly do not work … Continue reading

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