Broken Hands: a tribute to Victor Jara
Folk singer Victor Jara was captured by the Chilean army during the 1973 coup.
He was tortured and killed in the concentration camp at the national football stadium.
Chilean artist Otto Schade has created this mural as a homage to Jara. He said, “I grew up during the dictatorship. Victor Jara was an inspiration to those of us who were trying to understand what was happening.”
Marx in Soho
Historian Howard Zinn’s one man play is revived in London, starring Daniel Kelly as Karl Marx.
It shows Marx resurrected to attack capitalism and defend communism against the distortions committed in his name.
Eleven LGBT people in their 60s and 70s talk about their experience living in France.
Some recall life in the less tolerant period between the wars. Others talk about their experience as older LGBT people in youth-obsessed times.