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New Statesman Webinar: The Coronavirus Act – Rights and Powers During the Pandemic
June 10, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The recent implementation of the emergency Coronavirus Act has given the UK government unprecedented powers in its bid to curb the Covid-19 pandemic. At this time of crisis, can the government tackle the pandemic while protecting our rights and future freedom? The New Statesman is bringing together experts to discuss the human rights implications of the Coronavirus Act. Join Britain Editor Anoosh Chakelian and Martha Spurrier, director of advocacy group Liberty, for a live panel discussion and audience Q&A to tackle the key questions on privacy, liberty and democracy. More speakers to be announced.
Register here to tune into this online event at 5pm on Wednesday 10 June, and receive joining information closer to the date. Spaces are available on a first come, first serve basis.