Ben Dyson, the founder of Positive Money will be speaking about “Why is the current monetary system broken and how can it be fixed” at the Hay Festival Wales on Saturday 25 May 2013. Where: Dairy Meadows, Brecon Road, Hay on Wye, HR3 5PJ (In a tented village in Hay-on-Wye, on the edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park; between Hereford and Brecon) Venue: Landmarc Hay Festival runs for ten days with a packed programme of debates and conversations with poets and scientists, novelists and … Continue reading
Events and Meetups
More and more of us are meeting up around the country to learn more about this debt-based system. We’re positive, proactive people who want to work towards solving the debt crisis and reducing poverty, debt and economic chaos. Find a meetup and come along!
May 26, 2013
Ben Dyson will give a talk at “Sunday Papers Live” – A day of performance, talk and food – on Sunday 26th May 2013 in London More info & tickets here
May 30, 2013
Private rentals are up, social housing is scarce, first time homes are expensive. So this workshop will explore why are housing costs so high, what are the causes of the housing crisis, what co-op rental options are and how co-op mutual options work. Positive Money videos will be shown. It is for people of all ages, particularly those in their 20’s and 30’s who want to co-operate to get better housing, plus over 50’s considering co-op housing options. Where: The Space, Lansdown Hall, Lansdown, Stroud GL5 - 5 mins walk … Continue reading
May 31, 2013
Sensible Money – our sister organisation in Ireland – is pleased to announce a one day conference on the consequences of our dysfunctional banking system and what we might do to improve it. In conjunction with Feasta, Sensible Money is hosting “The Money Mess; Consequences and Alternatives” in the Central Hotel, Exchequer Street, Dublin on Friday 31st May between 9:30 and 15:45. Full details of the event are available here and registration is essential.
June 7, 2013
You are invited to a talk and discussion with Prof Jem Bendell: The Money Myth More info