In China, Jenny Clegg, No Cold War Britain, No to the New Cold War, Video

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A range of high-profile speakers were at the launch meeting of the No Cold War Britain campaign. This event comes as Britain sends its largest ever warship to the South China Sea in a deliberately aggressive and provocative move.

Published on No Cold War, June 16, 2021
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Further reading: Global Britain returns to rule the waves – Jenny Clegg

Speakers include:

  • Lowkey, musician and activist
  • Martin Jacques, author of ‘When China Rules the World’
  • Jodie Evans, CODEPINK
  • Kate Hudson, General Secretary of CND
  • Vijay Prashad, Director of the Tricontinental Institute
  • Li Jingjing , Chinese journalist
  • Andrew Murray, Stop the War Coalition
  • Anna Chen, writer, poet and broadcaster
  • Ben Chacko, Editor of the Morning Star
  • Fiona Edwards, No Cold War

The speakers addressed a number of themes and questions including:

  • The role of Britain as a junior partner in the US’ cold war against China
  • How the cold war presents a threat to building world peace
  • The rise of anti-Asian racism that has accompanied the cold war
  • Why the British government’s increasing belligerence towards China will cause economic harm – losing lots of jobs, trade and investment
  • How we build a broad movement to stand up to the cold war

Follow @NCWBritain for updates about this exciting event and other initiatives.

This event is hosted by No Cold War Britain and Tricontinental Institute.

You can visit the NoColdWar.org website and follow @NCWBritain @NoColdWar on social media for more information.

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