Speakers & artistes include
A South Africa-born human rights lawyer and married to Julian Assange. Stella is fighting against Julian Assange’s extradition from the United Kingdom to the United States.
Activist and secretary of Merseyside Pensioners Association, who recently confronted Keir Starmer.
Former South African politician, Executive Director of Corruption Watch UK and chaired the AIDS charity Friends of the Treatment Action Campaign. Andrew also lectures and writes on South Africa and the global arms trade.
Author, broadcaster and human rights activist. Craig was British Ambassador to Uzbekistan from August 2002 to October 2004 and Rector of the University of Dundee from 2007 to 2010.
After a tumultuous childhood, Teddy helped organise the UK’s first Gay Pride in 1972 – going on to battle against homophobic media, in a lifetime devoted to change.
President of Liverpool Trade Unions Council.
President of the Bakers, Food and Allied Workers Union (BFAWU) (personal capacity).
Anti-racism campaigner, author of a family memoir, Pilgrim State, and the co-writer and performer of a one-woman show, The Lynching.
Former Lord Mayor of Liverpool and former Labour Councillor. Leader Liverpool Community Independents.
Ryan McNee (guitar/vocal), Ciaran Smith (guitar/vocal), Harry Robertson (drums), Aidan McLean (keyboard/vocal) and Sean Knibb (bass).
Huda Ammori and Richard Barnard
Activists of Palestine Action.
Former Labour MP for Derby North. Vegan and animal rights champion.
Nigerian-born playwright, actor, singer and poet best known for his stage plays Call Mr. Robeson and Just An Ordinary Lawyer. Recently work includes a radio play, titled Paul Robeson’s Love Song, exploring historic and contemporary American anti-Black racism, anti-communism and anti-Semitism. His poetry is political, “with a bite”.
Musician, singer and songwriter. Front man for Amsterdam and member of band Pele.
Socialist. Trade Unionist. Activist (Personal capacity).
Haldane Society of Socialist Lawyers.
Maz is a talented singer songwriter and will be resident throughout the broadcast.
David U. Himmelstein is an American academic physician specializing in internal medicine. He is a distinguished professor of public health and health policy in the CUNY School of Public Health at Hunter College.
Investigative Journalist and Associate editor with The Electronic Intifada.
One of the 47 socialist Liverpool Councillors surcharged by the Thatcher government.
Former editor of Labour Briefing.
Former Labour MP for Coventry South East; expelled as part of the witch-hunt against the Militant tendency in 1991.
Leader of Breakthrough Party.
Vice chair of the national black members’ committee for PCS union and chair of the HMRC black members’ advisory group. A member of PCS North West regional committee, co-convenor of the NW black members’ network and equality officer for her branch.
Poet and activist.
Vice-president of the University of Liverpool UCU, and Admin for the Merseyside Strike Solidarity group. Mark is a member of Liverpool Socialist Workers’ Party.
Activist and Co-ordinator of Save Oglet Shore and Greenbelt campaign against further expansion of Liverpool John Lennon Airport and to protect, preserve and retain access to the green space in and around Oglet Shore in Speke.
And many more to come. Keep checking back as we continue to confirm guests for the programme.