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Meetings, events and demonstrations

Issue No. 2036


Respect | Stop the War Coalition | A rebel's guide to Trotsky | Organising for Fighting Unions | SWP meetings | Movement events | Demonstrations and lobbies

Respect
Contact Respect with any queries. Phone 0870 850 1978, go to www.respectcoalition.org, or email office@respectcoalition.org
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London: Barking & DagenhamRespect for Barking & Dagenham
With George Galloway MP, Lindsey German, Paul Embury (FBU-pc), Cllr Hanif Abdulmuhit, Cllr Oliur Rahman
Thu 8 Feb, 7pmEton Road Community Centre,
Ilford IG1
London: EnfieldBritain after Blair
With George Galloway MP, Lindsey German
Wed 7 Feb, 7.30pmRoom P8,
Pascal Building, Middlesex University, Ponders End campus, Queensway
London: HounslowBritain after Blair
With George Galloway MP, Lindsey German, Salvinder Dhillon
Tue 6 Feb, 7.30pmMontague Hall, Montague Road
London: NewhamRespect for the environment
With Elaine Graham-Leigh, Martin Empson
Mon 19 Feb, 7pmDurning Hall, Earlham Grove, Forest Gate
London: Waltham ForestBritish politics after Blair
With George Galloway MP, Nick Wrack, Charlotte Monroe (Save Whipps Cross Hospital Campaign)
Fri 9 Feb, 6.30pmNorthumberland Road entrance, Al-Badr Hall, 453 Lea Bridge Road E10
MargateThe Wind That Shakes The Barley
Film showing with introduction by Tom Behan
Sat 17 Feb, 2pmSolutions Cafe, High Street
Stop the War
Contact StWC with any queries. Phone 020 7278 6694, go to www.stopwar.org.uk, or email office@stopwar.org.uk
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CambridgeEnd the occupationThu 1 Feb, 7.30pmFriends Meeting House,
Jesus Lane
HuddersfieldTroops out of Iraq, no Trident replacement
With Kate Hudson (CND), Mike Woods MP
Thu 15 Feb, 7pmHuddersfield Town Hall
KetteringNo Trident replacement – troops out of Iraq
With Moazzam Begg, Chris Nineham
Sun 11 Feb, 2pmCornmarket Hall, London Road
London:
Brent
No Trident replacement – troops out of Iraq
With Craig Murray, CND speaker
Mon 5 Feb, 7.30pmSpace2, Willesden Green Library Centre, 95 High Road, Willesden, NW10
London: CroydonNo Trident replacement – troops out of Iraq
With George Galloway MP, Tony Benn, Kate Hudson (CND)
Mon 5 Feb, 7.30pmArnhem Gallery, Fairfield Halls, Park Lane
London: EalingTroops out now, no to Trident, hands off Somalia
With Ken Loach, Sahel Ali (Somali civil liberties and human rights organisation)
Thu 15 Feb, 7pmEaling Town Hall, Queens Hall, Uxbridge Road W5
London: HounslowNo Trident replacement – troops out of Iraq
With Craig Murray, Chris Nineham, Walter Wolfgang
Tue 20 Feb, 7.30pmMontague Hall, Montague Road
London: IslingtonNo Trident replacement – troops out of Iraq
With Chris Nineham, Noreen Fatima, John McDonnell MP, chair Jeremy Corbyn MP
Mon 19 Feb, 7pmRed Rose Club, 129 Seven Sisters Road
London: LewishamNo Trident replacement – troops out of Iraq
With John Rees, Jim Brann, Tahrir Numan, Rania Hafez
Mon 12 Feb, 7.30pmPalms Bar, Ladywell Leisure Centre, 261 Lewisham High Street
London: WandsworthNo Trident replacement – troops out of Iraq
With Kate Hudson, Chris Nineham, George Solomou
Thu 15 Feb, 7.30pmBalham Library, 16 Ramsden Road
MerseysideTroops out of Iraq, no Trident replacement
With Walter Wolfgang, Chris Nineham, Rae Street (CND), Yvonne Ridley
Thu 15 Feb, 7.15pmFriends House, School Lane, city centre
ScotlandStop the War conference
With Kate Hudson, Craig Murray, Yvonne Ridley, Anas Altikriti, Jeremy Corbyn MP, Lindsey German, Moazzam Begg, Rose Gentle, Pauline McNeill MSP, Sandra White MSP, Mike Brider, Kenny Ross
Go to www.edinburghstw.org.uk
Sat 10 Feb, 10am to 5pmCharles Wilson Building, Gibson Street, Glasgow
St AlbansTroops out of Iraq, no Trident replacement
With Kate Hudson (CND), Dr Elaheh Rostami-Povey (Campaign Iran)
Tue 6 Feb, 7.30pmTrinity Church Hall, Beaconsfield Road, near city station, phone 07775 656 983
YorkNo Trident replacement – troops out of Iraq
With Kate Hudson, Lindsey German
Wed 14 Feb, 7.30pmPriory Street Community Centre
A rebel's guide to Trotsky
SW journalist Esme Choonara, speaks on her new short introduction to Trotsky
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GlasgowWed 14 Feb, 7.30pmJury Inn, Jamaica Street
EdinburghThu 15 Feb, 7.30pmFriends Meeting House, Victoria Terrace (off George IV Bridge)
LeedsWed 28 Feb, 7.30pmPriestley Room, West Yorkshire Playhouse, Quarry Hill
Organising for Fighting Unions
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BirminghamWith Mark Serwotka (PCS), Tony Kearns (CWU), John Rees, local trade unionistsMon 5 Mar, 7pmAdrian Boult Hall (nr Central Library)
BristolWith Tony Benn, Matt Wrack (FBU), John Rees, local trade unionistsWed 14 Mar, 7.30pmCouncil House, College Green
SheffieldWith Mark Serwotka (PCS), Valerie Wise, John Rees, local trade unionistsMon 26 Feb, 7.30pmLibrary Theatre, Tudor Square
SWP public meetings
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BarnsleyA rebel's guide to TrotskyWed 7 Feb, 7.30pmBarnsley Library, Shambles Street
BrightonThe neocons in crisisThu 1 Feb, 7.30pmRoof room, Brighthelm Centre, corner of Queens Road and North Road
CambridgeThe shape of the working class today
With Martin Smith
Thu 8 Feb, 7.30pmUpstairs at CB2, Norfolk Street
CardiffA rebel's guide to GramsciThu 8 Feb, 7.30pmCathays Community Centre,
Cathays Terrace
East AngliaFighting imperialism and neoliberalism todayWed 7 Feb, 6.30pmSt Andrew's Tavern, 4 St Andrew Street, Norwich
LeedsWho are the working class today?
With Martin Smith
Thu 1 Feb, 7.30pmSwarthmore Centre, Woodhouse Square, Woodhouse
LeedsSocialist Worker: the revolutionary paper in the 21st century
With Anindya Bhattacharyya
Thu 15 Mar, 7.30pmCongreave Room, West Yorkshire Playhouse, Quarry Hill
LeicesterA rebel's guide to TrotskyWed 14 Feb, 6.30pmMozart Cafe, London Road
LondonForty years after gay sex became legal, how do we make freedom real?
Meeting for LGBT History Month with Colin Wilson, Jinan Coulter
Tue 13 Feb, 7pmFriends Meeting House, Euston Road
London:
Brent
Neocons in crisis
With Chris Nineham
Thu 1 Feb, 7.30pmBrent Trades Hall, Apollo Club, 375 High Road, Willesden
London: CentralImperialism and resistance
With John Rees
Thu 1 Mar, 7pmRoom G51, SOAS, Thornhough Street, WC1H
London: EalingImperialism and resistance
With John Rees
Thu 22 Feb, 7pmEaling Town Hall, Queens Hall, Uxbridge Road W5
London: Ladbroke Grove & North WestminsterNGOs, fair trade and global capitalism
World Social Forum reportback with Guy Taylor
Wed 7 Feb, 7.30pmInn on the Green, Thorpe Close (nr Ladbroke Grove tube)
London: NewhamFrom Martin Luther King to Malcolm X
With Kerri Parke
Thu 1 Feb, 7pmBryant Street Community Centre, off West Ham Lane, near Stratford station
London: NewhamImperialism and resistance
With John Rees
Wed 21 Feb, 7pmKatherine Road Community Centre, 254 Katherine Road
London: PlumsteadA rebel's guide to GramsciWed 7 Feb, 7.30pmGlyndon Community Centre, Raglan Road
London: TootingA rebel's guide to TrotskyWed 14 Feb, 7.30pmDerinton Road Community Centre, 101 Derinton Road
London: Tottenham & Green LanesAfrica, imperialism and the 'war on terror'
With Charlie Kimber
Thu 1 Feb, 7.30pmKitap Evi Bookhouse, 410 Tottenham High Road
London: Tower HamletsOur flag stays red
With Martin Smith and slide show
Wed 14 Feb, 7pmOxford House
London: Waltham ForestAfrica: neoliberalism, war and resistance
Reportback from World Social Forum with Ken Olende
Wed 7 Feb, 7.30pmHornBeam Centre, 458 Hoe Street (near Bakers Arms)
NewcastleThe shape of the working class today
With Chris Bambery
Thu 15 Feb, 7.30pmRoyal Station Hotel, near Central Rail Street
NottinghamA rebel's guide to MarxThu 15 Feb, 7pmNew Mechanics Institute, North Sherwood Street
PrestonIran: from revolution to rogue stateThu 1 Feb, 7pmRoom 127, Livesey House, Heatley Street
PrestonSocialist Worker: the revolutionary paper in the 21st century
With Kelly Hilditch
Thu 14 Feb, 7pmUnity Centre, Shepherd Street, off Manchester Road
PrestonImperialism and resistance
With John Rees
Tue 6 Mar, 7pmForest Cinema, Corporation Street
SouthamptonA rebel's guide to MarxWed 7 Feb, 7.30pmHigh Street Cafe, High Street
St AlbansLatin America's permanent revolution
With Joseph Choonara
Mon 19 Feb, 7.30pmTrinity Church Hall, Beaconsfield Road, near city station, phone 07903 239 999
Movement events
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NationalUnite Against Fascism annual conference
With Ken Livingstone, Billy Hayes, Paul Mackney, Gemma Tumelty, Dr Mohammed Abdul Bari, Alan Wardle, Henry Guterman, Edie Friedman, Glyn Ford MEP, Jerry Dammers, Sam Duckworth, Jenna G, Kirsten Hearn, Martin Smith, Lee Jasper, Mohammed Azam, Sabby Dhalu, Weyman Bennett
Go to www.uaf.org.uk
Sat 17 FebCongress House, Great Russell Street, London WC1
GlasgowSocial work – a profession worth fighting for?
Speakers include Phil Scraton, Richard Wilkinson, Ann Davis, Gerry Mooney, 'The Glasgow Girls' (school student campaigners against deportations of asylum seekers), Jelka Zorn. Second annual conference for social workers, academics, service users, carers and students in social work
Phone 0141 331 3126 or email socialworkconference@gcal.ac.uk
Sat 24 and Sun 25 MarSchool of Health and Social Care, Glasgow Caledonian University
LondonMarxism 2007
A festival of resistance hosted by the Socialist Workers Party
Go to www.marxismfestival.org.uk
Thu 5 Jul to Mon 9 JulCentral London
London: LewishamKeep Our NHS Public launch meeting
With Geoff Martin, Dr Brian Fisher, Martin Powell-Davies (Lewisham NUT), Cllr Romayne Phoenix (Green Party)
Wed 7 Feb, 7pmCivic Suite, Lewisham Town Hall
InternationalFifth Cairo Conference
This conference is a key meeting place for those opposing war and occupation from Iraq, Palestine, Egypt and the international anti-war movement
Go to www.stopwar.org.uk
Thu 29 Mar to Sun 1 AprCairo, Egypt
Demonstrations & lobbies
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LondonNo Trident replacement – troops out of Iraq
March to Trafalgar Square
Organised by CND and Stop the War. Go to www.stopwar.org.uk
Sat 24 Feb, 12 nooncentral London
LondonFourth anniversary of Iraq invasion
Protest
Called by Stop the War. Go to www.stopwar.org.uk
Tue 20 MarParliament Square
InternationalG8 summit
Protest against the world leaders’ meeting
For info and updates go to the Globalise Resistance website www.resist.org.uk
Wed 6 Jun to Fri 8 JunHeiligendamm (nr Rostock), Germany


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