Introducing the Better Future Forum (BFF)

On Bonfire Night 2020, a date synonymous with radical ideas and Parliament, we launched the Better Future Forum: a series of monthly online events showcasing game-changing initiatives and innovators upgrading the fabric of society, building a future that thrives in tune with each other and the planet. NEXT EVENT: Dec. …

Freedom Films X: Mad Max – Fury Road – 6th March 2020

An unusually ‘blockbuster’ movie for Freedom Film Club, Mad Max: Fury Road (2015, dir. George Miller, 120 mins) is this month’s curated film. Fury Road is a sci-fi action film set in a post-apocalyptic world that explores themes of basic survival and the retention of humanity in the face of …

Future Friday VII | Mental Health & Technology – 30th May 2019

How can technology help support better mental health? Instead of building spaces that breed toxic behaviour like trolling and bullying, are there ways to use or design technology that instead encourage the values we want? Has the much vaunted decentralisation of access to information been delivered, and how much has it …

GOTV with WhatsApp

We’ve released another version of our WhatsApp tool that helps spread a pro-democracy message through our social graph on that network – this time to help get out the vote for the EU elections. The message includes simple basic information about voting: opening times and location of polling stations, and a link …