• Rahila Gupta

    Rahila Gupta

    Rahila Gupta is a freelance journalist, writer and activist, a longstanding member of Southall Black Sisters, an advocacy and campaigning group for women escaping domestic violence and chair of the Nihal Armstrong Trust which funds families of children with cerebral palsy to buy cutting-edge equipment and services.

  • Federico Venturini

    Federico Venturini

    Federico is part of the Contested Cities research network, and is working with social movements in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) with participatory/militant methodology.

  • Janet Biehl

    Janet Biehl

    Janet Biehl is the author of several books on social ecology, including Ecology or Catastrophe: The Life of Murray Bookchin (2015).

  • Nadhim Zahawi MP

    Nadhim Zahawi MP

    Nadhim Zahawi was appointed as Parliamentary Under Secretary of State at the Department for Education on 9 January 2018. He is the Conservative MP for Stratford Upon Avon. He is the first Kurdish MP to have been elected to the UK Parliament. 

  • Dr Seevan Saeed

    Dr Seevan Saeed

    Dr Seevan Saeed is Associate Professor in the School of History and Civilisation at Shaanxi Normal University, China

  • Abdullah Mohtadi

    Abdullah Mohtadi

    A well-known figure among Iranian opposition, Abdullah Mohtadi in currently the leader of the Komala Party of Iranian Kurdistan.