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In Sight Theatre Workshop

In Sight Theatre Workshop

May 2 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Plan C Organising Meeting

Plan C Organising Meeting

May 2 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Our meetings are open to the public

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xtalk sessions TBC

xtalk sessions TBC

May 3 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

The xtalk sessions are TO BE CONFIRMED for 2017. The space may be available during this time – please email bookings@commonhouse.org.uk to find out. including drop-in, pole dance training and english classes

Space booked

Space booked

May 3 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Basic Income: A Psychological Impact Assessment – Launch and Discussion

Basic Income: A Psychological Impact Assessment – Launch and Discussion

May 3 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The Universal Basic Income (UBI), or Citizens Income, is an old idea which has gained considerable attention over recent years. It proposes that all citizens of a country receive a regular, unconditional income throughout their lifetime. In a recent briefing paper, by Psychologists for Social Change: ‘Basic Income: A Psychological Impact Assessment’ we examine the […]

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Feminist Fightback and friends – action planning meeting

Feminist Fightback and friends – action planning meeting

May 4 @ 6:45 pm - 8:30 pm

Join Feminist Fightback and friends for some pro-choice action planning.

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ATF SPECIAL: Nappy Printing and Healthcare Cutting

ATF SPECIAL: Nappy Printing and Healthcare Cutting

May 6 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Mums, dads, carers, kids and friends! Join us for an afternoon of making our own nappy cloths prints using the freshest monthly maternity statistics, while discussing the latest healthcare reforms in maternity services. Healthcare reform policies such as “Leading Change – Adding Value” (May 2016) show how healthcare is being remodelled according to measurable metrics, […]

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Writing Workshop (NFotW x HoLR) – Healing through literature

Writing Workshop (NFotW x HoLR) – Healing through literature

May 7 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Closed workshop by No Fly on the WALL led by Alexander Holmes. (Workshop from 11.30 am to 2 pm) Set up from 10.00 am and tidy up before admin meeting.

Common House monthly admin/open meeting

Common House monthly admin/open meeting

May 7 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

This is our monthly meet up where we’re sharing food and ideas for how to use the space. All welcome whether you are a regular user, are interested in getting involved, or have never visited the space before.

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London Roots Collective Work Day

London Roots Collective Work Day

May 8 @ 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

London Roots Collective Work Day

Endnotes 4: Unity in Separation

Endnotes 4: Unity in Separation

May 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Plan C London is organising a reading of Endnotes 4: Unity in Separation, and we want you to join us.

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In Sight Theatre Workshop

In Sight Theatre Workshop

May 9 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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xtalk sessions TBC

xtalk sessions TBC

May 10 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

The xtalk sessions are TO BE CONFIRMED for 2017. The space may be available during this time – please email bookings@commonhouse.org.uk to find out. including drop-in, pole dance training and english classes

Radical Assembly (Monthly organising meeting)

Radical Assembly (Monthly organising meeting)

May 10 @ 6:45 pm - 9:00 pm

Radical Assembly is an anti-capitalist collective that organises against all forms of oppression and work towards building an alterative society.  We meet every second Wednesday evening of the month for our organising meeting.

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Community Massage Project

Community Massage Project

May 11 @ 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm

The Community Massage Project offers massage on a sliding-scale fee basis from £40/hr (high income) to £20/hr (low income) and £20/30mins to £10/30mins, enabling more people to access regular massage. At the moment we offer oil-based treatments, holistic, deep tissue, aromatherapy and face massage, more details can be found on our website: http://communitymassageproject.tumblr.com/ The clinic […]

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Radio AvA Show

Radio AvA Show

May 12 @ 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Autonomous Tech Fetish – Make & Do Club

Autonomous Tech Fetish – Make & Do Club

May 13 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The Make & Do club is a collective educational space where we can share knowledge and develop radical, practical, feminist, and fun counter practices to respond to fast developing technological change. For more information, on what’s on this month, please check out our meetup page  or email us at bettycipher [at] yandex.com. Kids are welcome! […]

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Sustainable activism – Avoiding burnout and developing a network of care and support for each other

Sustainable activism – Avoiding burnout and developing a network of care and support for each other

May 14 @ 9:30 am - 5:30 pm

There can be enormous challenges in consistently facing and seeking to transform society, which take their toll on us – impacting our relationships, our mental, physical and emotional wellbeing and the effectiveness of our work. To help us stay nourished, creative and inspired to continue this work, we need to value our own health and […]

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Endnotes 4: Unity in Separation

Endnotes 4: Unity in Separation

May 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Plan C London is organising a reading of Endnotes 4: Unity in Separation, and we want you to join us.

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In Sight Theatre Workshop

In Sight Theatre Workshop

May 16 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Plan C Organising Meeting

Plan C Organising Meeting

May 16 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Our meetings are open to the public

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xtalk sessions TBC

xtalk sessions TBC

May 17 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

The xtalk sessions are TO BE CONFIRMED for 2017. The space may be available during this time – please email bookings@commonhouse.org.uk to find out. including drop-in, pole dance training and english classes

Akwaaba General Meeting

Akwaaba General Meeting

May 17 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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Closed event

Closed event

May 18 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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London Gender Support

London Gender Support

May 20 @ 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm

London Gender Support (LGS) is a non-professional, not-for-profit organisation who’s sole purpose is to support people in their journeys of self-discovery and gender exploration. Who Anyone is welcome to attend an LGS group meeting, no matter how early or how late into their gender journey and where they see themselves in the grand gender spectrum. […]

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Politics in Love, Sex & Relationships (PILSAR) – Asexuality

Politics in Love, Sex & Relationships (PILSAR) – Asexuality

May 21 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

PILSAR is a monthly discussion, peer support, and solidarity group (usually last Sunday of each month) concentrating on thinking and practicing relationships “differently” (that usually means we talk a lot about relationship anarchy, ethical non-monogamy, relationships that don’t conform to the “relationship escalator” idea or other ideas promoted by the capitalist heteropatriarchy.) The purpose of […]

Feminist Fightback organising meeting: POSTPONED

Feminist Fightback organising meeting: POSTPONED

May 21 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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Rad Ed Forum – please note VENUE + TIME CHANGE

Rad Ed Forum – please note VENUE + TIME CHANGE

May 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

This month’s RadEd Forum is on radical youthwork. Note the different venue for this! See below for details: When: Monday 22nd May Where: Inspire, 34-38 Dalston Lane, E8 3AZ Time: 7:30pm Come along and have a chat with us about what radical youth work should look like under neoliberalism! We are planning to set up […]

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In Sight Theatre Workshop

In Sight Theatre Workshop

May 23 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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xtalk sessions TBC

xtalk sessions TBC

May 24 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

The xtalk sessions are TO BE CONFIRMED for 2017. The space may be available during this time – please email bookings@commonhouse.org.uk to find out. including drop-in, pole dance training and english classes

Radical Assembly (Public Meeting)

Radical Assembly (Public Meeting)

May 24 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Radical Assembly is an anti-capitalist collective that organises against all forms of oppression and work towards building an alterative society.  On the fourth Wednesday of the month we hold a public Assembly

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Mental Health Under Capitalism

Mental Health Under Capitalism

May 25 @ 6:45 pm - 9:00 pm

Mental Health Under Capitalism (MHUC) is a solidarity and support group with a focus on capitalism, oppression and its affect on mental health.

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Feminist Fightback Film Night

Feminist Fightback Film Night

May 26 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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Focusing for Activists

Focusing for Activists

May 27 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

A Critique Of Religion

A Critique Of Religion

May 27 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join us as we present a series of workshops on the topic: A Critique Of Religion. The presenter, Martin from Cristicuffs, would like to introduce the discussion based on the following: The critique of religion seems easy: believing in an invisible man in the sky seems silly and far removed from modern day rationality. Indeed, […]

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Politics in Love, Sex & Relationships (PILSAR) – Living with others

Politics in Love, Sex & Relationships (PILSAR) – Living with others

May 28 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Housing in London is, for many, a deeply fraught subject. Rents are high, landlords are bastards, and many people cannot afford to live on their own, whether they would like to or not. In this session, we’d like to talk about living with others, whether that involves living with partners, housemates, or both. Why is […]

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Endnotes 4: Unity in Separation

Endnotes 4: Unity in Separation

May 29 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Plan C London is organising a reading of Endnotes 4: Unity in Separation, and we want you to join us.

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Preparation for fundraiser

Preparation for fundraiser

May 30 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

In Sight Theatre Workshop

In Sight Theatre Workshop

May 30 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Anarchist Federation Public Event: Fundraiser for Cribs- Migrant support in Greece

Anarchist Federation Public Event: Fundraiser for Cribs- Migrant support in Greece

May 30 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Fundraiser for a refugee solidarity group working to support families and newborn babies in refugee camps in Greece. There will be a speaker and food and drink for donation.

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xtalk sessions TBC

xtalk sessions TBC

May 31 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

The xtalk sessions are TO BE CONFIRMED for 2017. The space may be available during this time – please email bookings@commonhouse.org.uk to find out. including drop-in, pole dance training and english classes

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