Scapegoats – Disability Hate Crime and the Media

Scapegoats – Disability Hate Crime and the Media

Monday 1st December 2015 at 12.30pm

FDA Head Office, 8 Leake Street, London SE1 7NN

 

In support of this year’s Disability History Month, the FDA and CPS Disabled Staff Network are arranging an event around this years theme of Disability and the Media.

 

Starting with a networking lunch at 12.30pm, the event will begin at 1.30pm and hear from speakers including,

–      Katharine Quarmby, campaigning journalist and author of ‘Scapegoat’

–      Stephen Brookes, founder of the Disability Hate Crime Network and NUJ activist

–      Ann Novis, Disability Hate Crime lead for DPAC and Inclusion London.

 

The event will end by 4pm when there will be an opportunity for some further networking.  There is limited space at this event, so if you are interested in attending please email FDAs Organiser, Becky Billington at rebecca@fda.org.uk.