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Witnessing HDP victory in Turkey: Election monitors report back

Witnessing HDP victory in Turkey: Election monitors report back



Where: Committee Room 6, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AAWhen:  Tuesday 7 July 2015 // 6.30pm - 8.30pm Hosted by Kate Osamor MP



Speakers:Dr Thomas Jeffrey Miley, Lecturer in Political Sociology in Department of sociology at Cambridge University Melanie Gingell, human rights lawyer; barrister, Doughty Street ChambersBronwen

Spinoza and Other Heretics: The Marrano of Reason

Yirmiyahu Yovel shows how Spinoza grounded a philosophical revolution in a radically new principle--the philosophy of immanence, or the idea that this world is all there is--and how he thereby anticipated secularization, the Enlightenment, the disintegration of ghetto life, and the rise of natural science and the liberal-democratic state.

The Marrano of Reason

The Marrano of Reason finds

UK election monitors return from Turkey following stunning HDP result

RESS RELEASE Peace in Kurdistan Campaign 11 June 2015 UK election monitors return from Turkey following stunning HDP result Six elections monitors who took part in a delegation to observe the Turkey general election last weekend have returned to the UK after a stunning result took the pro-Kurdish HDP into Turkey’s national assembly for the first time. The group has reported that it witnessed no