WINGS #11-15 No Platforming
Is dissension violence?
Uploaded: 3 Jul, 2015
Recording Date: 29 Jun, 2015
Recording Location: Sheffield, England; Tampa FL US; Vancouver BC
Topical for: Timeless
Status: Complete, Ready to Air
WINGS #11-15 No Platforming by Frieda Werden and WINGS: Women's International News Gathering Service is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.
Based on a work at https://www.indymedia.org.uk/en/2015/06/520718.html and https://www.ted.com/tedx/events/13142 and https://www.ted.com/tedx/events/13142.
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Program Title: WINGS #11-15 No Platforming
Description: The UK's National Union of Students developed a policy of "no-platforming" to deny violent fascists the right to speak and recruit on campuses. Now the tactic has expanded to define variant opinions on sex work and gender as violent.
Host(s): Frieda Werden
Featured Speakers/Guests: Miranda Yardley, "gender-critical" trans woman, writer and publisher; Julie Bindel, radical feminist and activist against violence against women; Jill McCracken, associate professor of Rhetoric at the University of South Florida, St. Petersburg; Trisha Baptie, Formerly Exploited Voices Now Educating (EVE), Vancouver BC Canada.
Credits: Audio from Indymedia UK posted by RadFem Collective; other clips from TED and WINGS. Series Producer, Frieda Werden
Comments: WINGS is committed to airing a wide range of women's ideas and voices.
NewsType: Weekly Program
Arts and Culture
Society and Culture > Sexuality
Politics > Feminism
Education > Policy
Politics > Activism
Regional > United States
Regional > Europe
Regional > Canada
Society and Culture > Women