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Issue No. 2030

Respect | Stop the War | Imperialism & Resistance | SWP meetings | Socialist Worker Appeal events | Bookmarks events | concerts and benefits

Contact Respect with any queries. Phone 0870 850 1978, go to, or e-mail [email protected]
London: HackneyThree short films about the Black Panthers
£5/£3. For info phone 07947 125 801
Fri 19 Jan, 7pmRound chapel, Powerscroft Rd (off Lower Clapton Rd), E5
London: Wandsworth and MertonDefend our NHSWed 13 Dec, 7.30pmDerinton Rd Community Centre (corner Blakenham Rd), Tooting
Stop the War
Contact StWC with any queries. Phone 020 7278 6694, go to, or e-mail [email protected]
NationalSchool Students Against War conference
E-mail [email protected] or phone 07788 513 563
Sat 27 Jan, 10amUniversity of London Union, Malet St, London
GlasgowUnite for peace this ChristmasSat 16 Dec, 12.30pm to 2pmGeorge Square
IpswichPublic meeting
With Andrew Murray (chair Stop the War)
Tue 23 Jan, 7.30pmLecture Hall, Central Library
London: North Kensington and PaddingtonIslamophobia and the war on terror
With Victoria Brittain, Lindsey German and local speakers
Thu 11 Jan, 7.30pmPaddington Arts Centre, Woodfield Rd W9
NorwichChristmas music and quiz
£5/£3. Plus raffle
Fri 15 Dec, 7pmTake 5 Cafe, Tombland
ScotlandStop the War conference
With Kate Hudson, Craig Murray, Yvonne Ridley, Anas Altikriti, Walter Wolfgang, Jeremy Corbyn MP, Lindsey German, Moazzam Begg, Rose Gentle, Pauline McNeill MSP, Sandra White MSP
Sat 10 FebCharles Wilson Building, Gibson St, Glasgow
Imperialism & Resistance rallies with John Rees
Organised by Socialist Worker
Bristol  Wed 6 Dec, 7.30pmCouncil House, College Green
SWP public meetings
BarnsleySexism and the system – the rise of raunch cultureTue 12 Dec, 7.30pmBarcode Agency,
Shambles St
BirminghamA rebel’s guide to Gramsci
With Chris Bambery
Wed 6 Dec, 7.30pmCafe One, Five Ways Shopping Centre, Broad St
Birmingham: NorthBolsheviks and women’s liberationWed 13 Dec, 7.30pmSummerfield Community Centre, Winson Green Rd (corner Dudley Rd), Handsworth
Birmingham: SouthCharlie Chaplin – a rebel in tramp’s clothes
With Simon Furze
Wed 13 Dec, 7.30pmKings Heath Community Centre, Heathfield Rd
Black CountryA rebel’s guide to Trotsky
With Esme Choonara
Thu 18 Jan, 7.30pmCity Bar, King St, Wolverhampton
BrightonSexism and the system – the rise of raunch culture
With Esme Choonara
Thu 14 Dec, 7.30pmFriends Meeting House, Ship St
CambridgeThe neocons in crisisThu 7 Dec, 7.30pmCB2 Cafe, Norfolk St
CardiffRemembering the Spanish Civil WarWed 13 Dec, 7.30pmCathays Community Centre, Cathays Terrace
ChesterfieldA rebel’s guide to Gramsci
With Matthew Cookson
Wed 6 Dec, 7.30pmAssembly Room, Market Hall
DerbyCharlie Chaplin – a rebel in tramp’s clothes
Illustrated talk with Simon Furze
Thu 14 Dec, 7.30pmHeart of the Park building, Arboretum Park
ExeterLife after BlairSun 10 Dec, 6.30pmNew Horizon Cafe,
Longbrook St
GlasgowHungary 1956 – the rebirth of socialism from below
With Chris Harman
Wed 6 Dec, 7.30pmRoom 105, Jury’s Inn Hotel,
80 Jamaica St
HuddersfieldSexism and the system – the rise of raunch cultureWed 13 Dec, 6pmCoffee Evolution, Church St
London: Brent & HarrowHow to stop climate changeThu 7 Dec, 7pmBrent Trades Hall,
375 Willesden High Rd
London: CentralEyewitnesses from Lebanon
With Simon Assaf, Guy Smallman
Thu 14 Dec, 7pmRoom G51, SOAS,
Thornhaugh St, WC1
London: Hackney EastCan Britishness be reclaimed by the left?
With Anindya Bhattacharyya
Tue 5 Dec, 7.45pmRound Chapel,
Powerscroft Rd (off Lower Clapton Rd), E5
London: Hackney southA rebel’s guide to GramsciWed 13 Dec, 7.30pmPensioners Hall,
33 Brougham Rd (nr London Fields), E8
London: IslingtonSexism and the system – the rise of raunch culture
With Judith Orr
Wed 13 Dec, 6.30pmEl Rincon Quiteno Cafe,
235 Holloway Rd, N7
London: Ladbroke GroveSexism and the system – the rise of raunch cultureWed 6 Dec, 7pmInn on the Green,
3 Thorpe Close (Ladbroke Grove tube)
London: LewishamThe bloody history of British imperialismThu 7 Dec, 7.30pmLife Cafe, Ladywell Rd, SE13
London: SouthA rebel’s guide to GramsciWed 25 Jan, 7.30pmPodium lecture theatre, London College of Communications,
Elephant and Castle
London: TottenhamReel News film showingThu 14 Dec, 7.30pmKitap Evi Bookhouse,
410 Tottenham High Rd
London: Waltham ForestThe fight for women’s liberation
With Megan Trudell
Wed 13 Dec, 7.30pmHornbeam Centre,
458 Hoe St (nr Bakers Arms)
London: WoolwichWhat do we mean by revolution?Wed 13 Dec, 7.30pmGlyndon Community Centre,
Raglan Rd,
NorwichChristmas quiz and raffle
Sun 17 Dec, 7pmSt Andrews Tavern,
4 St Andrews St
Sheffield NorthThe politics of HizbollahWed 13 Dec, 7.30pmBurngreave Library,
179 Spital Hill
SunderlandA rebel’s guide to LeninTue 5 Dec, 7.30pmTaylors pub,
Alston Crescent (Seaburn metro).

Socialist Worker Appeal events
For details of events and to book online go to To contact the appeal phone 020 7819 1182 or e-mail [email protected]
BlackwoodDylan Thomas – poetry and politics
With Phil Knight. Plus refreshments
Thu 7 Dec, 7.30pmBlackwood Miners’ Institute, High St
LondonCultures of resistance concert
With Courtney Pine, Rodney P, Gilad Atzmon, Sam Beste
£20/£15 (£25 solidarity price). To book phone 020 7637 1848 or 07951 737 003
Fri 8 Dec, 7.30pmUnion Chapel,
Compton Terrace (off Upper St. Highbury & Islington tube)
London: north WestStrange Fruit
Martin Smith introduces the film that shows the histroy of racism in the US through the protest song. Plus live jazz
Sat 20 Jan, 7pmInn on the Green,

3 Thorpe Close

(nr Ladbroke Grove tube)

Bookmarks events
Events held at bookshop, except where indicated. Bookmarks bookshop, 1 Bloomsbury St, WC1. To reserve places phone 020 7637 1848 or e-mail
[email protected]
LondonRastamouse event
With Rastamouse creators Michael de Souza and Genevieve Webster. Listen and join in. All ages welcome. With refreshments and mince pies
To reserve a place phone 020 7637 1848
Sun 10 Dec, 2pmBookmarks bookshop
Gillo Pontecorvo’s film tells the true story of a plot to kill General Franco’s deputy in fascist Spain during the 1970s, introduced by Tom Behan
£5/£3. Red Fridays film showing
Fri 15 Dec, 7pm
Concerts and benefits
KingstonSchool Students Against War benefit gig
With reggae, rock, acoustic and folk, two comedians and poetry reading
For advance tickets phone 020 7637 1848
Sat 16 DecKaleidoscope Project,
40-46 Cromwell Rd (entrance Hardman Rd), Kingston KT2

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Meetings And Events
Sat 9 Dec 2006, 00:00 GMT
Issue No. 2030
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