Defence Diversification: The Lucas Plan
Thousands of jobs depend on Britain selling arms abroad, so we can’t afford to be moralistic about it. Or so we’re told. But do we really have to deploy the skills of our engineers and technicians to make weapons to sell to human rights abusers, or continue to spend vast amounts of skill and resources building nuclear weapons?
Sam Mason of the PCS, and former Lucas shop steward, Phil Asquith, will run us through the nuts and bolts of how we can harness our skilled workers and technology to build things to enrich life, not destroy it.
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