Dr Shola Mos-Shogbamimu – This is Why I Resist

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Start time: 11:30

End time: 12:30

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After being brought back into light over the past few months, Dr Shola Mos-Shogbamimu digs to the roots of racism in This is Why I Resist, In conversation with Maliha Abidi

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In the last months both at home and abroad, people have seen more clearly than ever that black people are still fighting for the right to be judged by the content of their character and not the colour of their skin. Dr Shola Mos-Shogbamimu in conversation with Maliha Abidi on the topic on the 7th of November.

In This is Why I Resist, activist and political commentator Dr Shola Mos-Shogbamimu digs down to the roots of racism in the UK and the US. Against the background of the Black Lives Matter campaign and using real life examples from the modern day, Dr Shola shows us the different forms racism takes in our day-to-day lives and asks profound and difficult questions.

Dr Shola Mos-Shogbamimu is a political and women’s rights activist, qualified New York Attorney and Solicitor of England & Wales. She is the founder of the Women in Leadership Publication. She is a public speaker and political commentator in mainstream and online media.

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Adult: £10

Child: £5

Child Age Limit: None

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Name: Petworth Festival

Email: info@petworthfestival.org.uk

Website: https://www.petworthfestival.org.uk

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Address: Leconfield Hall, Petworth, West Sussex, GU28 0AH

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