Mining in DRCongo and the Telecommunications Industry

Donnerstag, 5 März

Mining in DRCongo and the Telecommunications Industry

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https://squ.at/r/7rwu

Although the aesthetics of devices such as the I-phone may not encourage consideration for what lies beneath the surface, these are also products comprised of naturally occurring materials. An ostensibly immaterial sphere of instantaneously accessible information might be best plotted on a continuum of time relating where the materials inside have come from and where they will end up. For all the abundance of information available via the medium of telecommunications today,

Ironically and yet tragically there seems little awareness of the ethical issues which surround the mining of rare earth minerals in the DRC.

Datum & Zeit: 

Donnerstag, 5 März, 2020 - 19:30

Kategorie: 

  • Treffen
GRASS
The George, 9 Eden Grove, Islington
N7 8EE
Vereinigtes Königreich

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Round the corner from Holloway Road tube station

Squat: 

Evicted squat

GRASS was evicted on 29th May 2020. https://network23.org/grass/2020/05/30/from-lockdown-to-lock-out/

Green Radical Anti-capitalist Social Space.

Kategorien: 

  • Kneipe/Café / Buch-/Infoladen/Bücherei

Öffnungszeiten : 

12 noon - 10pm every day