"Recovering Truth" with Phil Scraton @WoWfest 2017

"Recovering Truth" with Phil Scraton @WoWfest 2017

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@Blackburne House - May 16, 2017

In 2016 'post-truth' was introduced into the Oxford Dictionaries as 'a word of the year', describing a politics in which 'objective facts' are 'less influential in sharing public opinion than appeals to emotion and personal belief'. Phil Scraton, drawing on his published in-depth research on subjects as wide as Hillsborough, prisons, childhood and Ireland, argues that dissenting voices are the foundation of hope, resistance and transformation.

http://www.wowfest.uk/events/10-events/146-fractured-lives-dissenting-voices-and-recovering-truth-with-phil-scraton.html

http://www.blackburnehouse.co.uk/