Honourable friends? Parliament and the fight for change

27 May 2015, 8.00 PM - 27 May 2015, 9.00 PM

Caroline Lucas

At-Bristol, Anchor Road, Harbourside, Bristol, BS1 5DB

In 2010 Caroline Lucas gained access to the country’s most exclusive club – Parliament – and became a witness to its absurdities, inefficiencies and uniquely baffling customs. As a woman, and as the only Green MP in the 2010-2015 parliament Lucas is an outsider in an elitist member’s club fossilized by tradition and self-interest, fighting for change. She describes what it is like to defend the interests of her constituents, to challenge the establishment and to balance the demands of work and family with a radical political mission.


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This event is run in association with Bristol Festival of Ideas, the Cabot Institute at the University of Bristol and At-Bristol.

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