Daily Archives: Monday November 18th, 2019

On the third Tuesday every month, the Citizenship Academy will organise the #nuncamais [#neveragain] Talks, with questions based on a prejudice, stereotype or scapegoat theory propagated by neo-fascist movements. At 21h30, the “Com-Calma – Espaço Cultural” in Benfica, Lisbon will host the conversations, which will also be streamed live in our Facebook page by the PTRevolutionTV collective and later converted to podcast. Roma people do not want to integrate? Is “gender ideology” destroying the traditional family? Is Climate Change an invention? Do feminists hate men? Does political correctness limit free speech? These are some of the questions we’ll invite participants to answer. “We want to deconstruct simplistic discourses, that generate fear and hatred, therefore preventing the growth of neo-fascist movements in Portugal”, tells Joana Dias, from the Citizenship Academy. “The first #nuncamais talk will be held the 19th of November 2019. ‘Does the lack of housing contribute to the growth […]

The talks to deconstruct extreme-rigths arguments #nuncamais TALKS

On the third Tuesday every month, at 21h30, in the Com Calma – Espaço Cultural (Benfica), we’ll launch new questions, based on a prejudice, stereotype or scapegoat propagated by neo-fascist movements.  “#neveragain (#nuncamais)Talks” are the first of many initiatives of the “#neveragain campaign”, thought and designed to fight the growth of the far-right in Portugal.  Join us to reflect, discuss and find strategies to deconstruct discriminatory, xenophobic and simplistic discourses.  All conversations will be streamed live in our facebook page by the PTRevolutionTV collective. You can also hear the episodes on podcast.  19th December 2019  Does the lack of housing contribute to the growth of the far-right?  Invitee: António Góri (Habita! – Associação pelo direito à habitação e à cidade) Moderator: Leonor Duarte (Morar em Lisboa / Academia Cidadã)  10th December 2019  Are refugees invading us?  Invitee: Miguel Duarte (HuBB – Humans Before Borders) Moderator: João Labrincha (Academia Cidadã)  21st January 2020  […]

#neveragain TALKS Programme