How can we make sense of a world where we have both too many billionaires and too many foodbanks? We’re supposed to go to university, forge a career, get wealthier, buy a house – but why is that so hard for most of us to achieve?
Split makes sense of our world by looking at class society – delving into the deep-rooted economic inequalities that shape our lives. From the gig economy, rising debt and the housing crisis that affects the majority of peo-ple, to the world of tax havens and unfair inheritance that affect the few…
Now is the time to fight back against the 1%.
Ben Tippet is an educator, activist, and writer. He is currently doing a PhD at the University of Greenwich, re-searching the causes of wealth inequality in the UK. He is a researcher for The Transnational Institute and has written for Novara, Stike! and Economy.
Split: Class Divides Uncovered will be available to buy on the day.
25 free prebook places for CHES members
This event is in the Brockway Room on the ground floor (accessible, with induction loop audio). For accessibility info: conwayhall.org.uk/about/visiting-us
Standard: GBP 8.0,
Concession: GBP 5.0,
Ethical Society Members: GBP 0.0
Artist / Speaker: Ben Tippet
Category: Attractions | Talks and Lectures
Venue details: Conway Hall