DATE : February 24, 2020 AUTHOR : Voice for Justice Webmaster
PLEASE NOTE THIS DEBATE HAS BEEN POSTPONED. In September 1620, a group of English Puritans, branded traitors and hounded for their Separatist beliefs by King James and Parliament, set sail from Plymouth. They were heading for the Americas, known at the time as the New World, and their intention was to establish a colony where they could practise their belief without fear of persecution. The ship they sailed on was the Mayflower.
To mark the 400th anniversary of their momentous voyage, Voice for Justice UK is planning a year-long series of events to celebrate their fight for religious freedom and the right to express their beliefs, without intimidation and free from persecution.
Four speakers, tackling four different areas, will give their views on the reality of freedom in the UK today…READ MORE