“It has never been so necessary to challenge how our art & culture is currently run: budget cuts, privatisations, closures, commercialisation have become the priorities. Access to Art & Culture is a human right and we must reclaim it. The Manifesto for Cultural Democracy comes at a perfect time when we need to develop a strong agenda on Art & Culture for the future Labour government led by Jeremy Corbyn.… READ MORE
“PCS Culture Group welcomes the Manifesto for Cultural Democracy initiative, at a time when budget cuts and austerity policies are deeply undermining our cultural institutions and when corporate power is increasingly encroaching on the fundamental aims of our museums and art centres.
The PCS Culture Group, working with other unions in the creative & cultural sector, has developed its own programme, under the banner of the Show Culture Some Love, and we look forward to taking part in this initiative, building the Manifesto by consulting our members, and helping develop an alternative political programme to the Tories’ profit-making agenda.”… READ MORE