Liberating Arts is a major new initiative from the GFTU to connect trade unionists with creative activists. Individual trade union members get a 10% discount on ticket prices. A 15% discount is available to all trade unions, regional offices, trade councils or branches who purchase 4 or more tickets.
“A pamphlet, no matter how good, is rarely read more than once, but a song is learned by heart and repeated over and over… If a person can put a few common sense facts into a song and dress them up in a cloak of humour, he will succeed in reaching a great number of workers.”
Joe Hill 1913
By expressing political ideas with beauty and emotion the arts can be the most profoundly transformative campaigning tools for trade unions to persuade and educate members, employers and the public.
Find out how at this creative, stimulating and provocative conference and festival that aims to throw flames into the belly of the UK’s movement for social and political change.
General Federation Of Trade Unions