East Shropshire Group Meeting – The Spirit Level

Why equality is better for everyone
Start Date:
Monday 24th February 2020
Start Time:
7:30PM
Location:
St Mary’s Church Centre, Albrighton
Contact:
David Wood, Convener
Phone:
01743860347
Email:
dcdownunder@gmail.com
Speakers:
Ruth Vyse
Cost:
Usual £2 subscription

Ruth will introduce the book ‘The Spirit Level - Why Equality is better for Everyone’ by Kate Picket and Richard Wilkinson [2009]. The book highlights the “pernicious effects that inequality has on societies; eroding trust, increasing anxiety and illness and encouraging excessive consumption.” Followed by discussion.

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