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Meetings, events and demonstrations

Issue No. 2062

| SWP meetings| Bookmarks events| movement events| demonstrations & lobbies| film showings| concerts and benefits

Stop the War
Contact StWC with any queries. Phone 020 7278 6694, go to, or email [email protected]
LondonAfghanistan – the forgotten war
Day school with speakers (to be announced)
Sat 15 SepRoom 101,
University of London Union, Malet St
ManchesterDay school
Followed by film showing
Sat 29 Sep, 1pm to 6pmUniversity of Manchester Students Union, Oxford Rd
MerseysideBlair to Brown – change policy, not just leader
With Moazzam Begg and others
Organised by Wallasey Stop the War
Tue 7 Aug, 7.30pmSt Andrews Community Church Centre,
Rake Lane, New Brighton
SWP public meetings
ChesterfieldThe British working class – politics and resistanceWed 1 Aug, 7.30pmAssembly Rooms,
Market Hall
Sexism and the systemWed 8 Aug, 7.30pm
GlasgowWho are the working class today?Wed 15 Aug, 7.30pmJury’s Hotel,
Jamaica St
HuddersfieldIs multiculturalism in crisis?
With Weyman Bennett
Wed 8 Aug, 6pmCoffeEvolution, Church St
LeicesterThe shape of the British working class todayWed 15 Aug, 6.30pmCafe Mozart, London Rd
LiverpoolIs multiculturalism in crisis?Wed 15 Aug, 7.30pmThe Crown, Lime St
London: Brent and HarrowWhere does wealth come from?
With Roger Cox
Thu 2 Aug, 7.30pmBrent Trades and Labour Hall (Apollo Club), 375 High Rd, Willesden, NW10 (nr Dollis Hill station)
Is multiculturalism in crisis?
With Anindya Bhattacharyya
Wed 22 Aug, 7.30pm
London: EalingIs multiculturalism in crisis?
With Ken Olende
Thu 9 Aug, 7.30pmHarvester Restaurant, Granville Gardens, W5 (Ealing Common tube)
London: Hackney EastRosa Luxemburg and the mass strikeThu 2 Aug, 7.45pmRound Chapel, Powerscroft Rd (corner Lower Clapton Rd)
Turkey: democracy, Islam and the European UnionThu 9 Aug, 7.45pm
London: Hackney SouthForty years since gay sex became legal – how do we make freedom real?Wed 8 Aug, 7.30pmHCD Centre, 62 Beechwood Rd, (off Dalston Lane) E5
London: NewhamZionism and antisemitism
With John Rose
Wed 1 Aug, 7pmMethodist Centre,
Bryant St (off West Ham Lane), Stratford
The shape of the British working class today
With Charlie Kimber
Wed 8 Aug, 7pm
Can capitalism run on debt forever?
With Jacob Middleton
Wed 15 Aug, 7pm
London: Tower HamletsHow can Palestine be free?
With Simon Assaf
Thu 2 Aug, 7pmOxford House, Derbyshire St (off Bethnal Green Rd, opp Tesco)
London: Waltham ForestThe environment – Marxism versus the market
With Kelly Hilditch
Thu 2 Aug, 7.30pmHornbeam Environmental Centre, 458 Hoe St (nr Bakers Arms)
China – the next superpower?
With Charlie Hore
Wed 15 Aug, 7.30pm
Manchester NorthPakistan and the “war on terror”
With Geoff Brown
Thu 16 Aug, 7.30pmOstrich Pub, Bury New Rd
NottinghamThe shape of the British working class todayThu 16 Aug, 7pmInternational Community Centre, Mansfield Rd
PrestonThe shape of the British working class todayThu 2 Aug, 7pmLivesey House, University of Central Lancashire
Socialists and trade unionsThu 16 Aug, 7pm
SunderlandA rebel’s guide to socialismTue 14 Aug, 7.30pmNew Democratic Club,
34 North Bridge St (St Peters Metro)
Bookmarks events
Events held at bookshop, except where indicated. Bookmarks bookshop, 1 Bloomsbury St, WC1. To reserve places phone 020 7637 1848 or email
[email protected]
LondonBad Men – Guantanamo Bay and the Secret Prisons
With author Clive Stafford-Smith, who is the lawyer for 50 Guantanamo Bay prisoners. He will read from his book and talk about the campaign to close Guantanamo and release the men still held there
Phone 020 7637 1848 to reserve a free place
Tue 14 Aug, 6.30pmBookmarks bookshop,
1 Bloomsbury Street, WC1B
London: ClaphamBookmarks summer party
Booze, books and boules. Wonderful barbeque and salads, plus copious amounts of beer, wine and fruit juice
£5/£3. Children under 12 free. Phone 020 7637 1848 to reserve places. All proceeds to Friends of Bookmarks Appeal
Sun 26 Aug, 2pm to 8pmMaritime House, Old Town (Clapham Common tube)
Movement events
London: EustonOrganising for Fighting Unions – the public sector versus the market
With Jane Loftus, CWU president (personal capacity)
Thu 2 Aug, 6.30pmRoom 2C, Kings College London, Strand, WC2
ManchesterPublic sector pay rally – fight the government’s pay freeze
With Mark Serwotka (PCS general secretary), Jane Loftus (CWU president), Frank Hont (Unison regional secretary), Bryan Beckingham (Oldham NUT)
Called by PCS, CWU & Unison
Wed 1 Aug, 6.30pmMechanics Institute, Princess St (corner Major St)
PrestonTrade union socialFri 31 Aug, time tbcFunction Room, Last Orders Pub, Church St
Concerts and benefits
Kent: Whitstable30 years of punk and ska
Celebrating anti-fascism with Love Music Hate Racism
Free. 07947 424 505
Sun 16 Sept,
12 noon to 8pm
Old Neptune, Marine Terrace
London: WandsworthParty 4 Peace
With Sam Beste, Arthur Smith, Paul Millns plus guests, Davide Sanna, and the funky ten piece Jazz4Peace Collective. Plus international artists’ multimedia work on Palestine
£10/£5 on the door. £7/£3 advance. Phone 020 7223 0234
Sun 16 Sep, doors 7pmThe Bedford, Bedford Hill, Balham

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Meetings And Events
Tue 31 Jul 2007, 18:49 BST
Issue No. 2062
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