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Meetings, events, demonstrations and film showings

Issue No. 1969

Respect | SWP meetings | Stop the War | Bookmarks events | Movement events> | Film showings | demonstrations & events


Contact Respect with any queries. Phone 020 8980 3507, go to, or e-mail [email protected]

Swansea UniversityGeorge Galloway MP speaks
plus Suzie Wylie (NUS NEC)
Mon 3 Oct, 2pmDining Room C, Fulton House
De Montford University, LeicesterThu 6 Oct (to be confirmed). 
University College LondonMon 10 Oct, 12.30pmWindeyer Edward Lewis Lecture Theatre, Windeyer Building, Cleveland Street.
University of ExeterFri 21 Oct, 1pmLecture Theatre A, Streatham Court.
London School of EconomicsMon 24 Oct, 12.30pm 
Liverpool UniversityTue 25 Oct, 6pm 
Queen Mary, University of LondonFri 28 Oct, 12.30pm 
Sheffield UniversityMon 7 Nov, 12.30pm 
Leeds University Mon 7 Nov, 6pm 
Bristol UniversityWed 9 Nov, 6pm 
National conference
A two-day delegate conference will take place on Sat 19 and Sun 20 Nov at the Camden Centre, London (near Kings Cross). Details relating to the basis for electing delegates, delegates fees, submission of resolutions, timetable etc will be circulated. Contact Respect office for details
LiverpoolWhy Merseyside deserves Respect
With John Rees
Tue 27 Sep, 7.30pmCaribbean Community Centre, Upper Parliament St, L8.
SwanseaClimate change — how do we stop it?Thu 13 Oct, 7.30pmUnitarian Church, High St.

SWP meetings

BarnsleyClimate change — how do we stop it?Wed 12 Oct, 7.30pmBarnsley Library,
Shambles St.
Black CountryDisaster in New Orleans — what’s wrong with America?
With Chris Bambery.
Thu 6 Oct, 7.30pmCity Bar, King St,
BradfordClimate change — how do we stop it?Wed 12 Oct, 7pmBradford Central Library, Princes Way
BristolNew Orleans — climate change, race and class
With Jonathan Neale.
Wed 28 Sep, 7.30pmMain Hall, Kuumba Centre, Hepburn Rd, St Pauls
ChesterfieldLatin America in revolt
With Chris Bambery.
Wed 28 Sep, 7.30pmThe Market Hall,
Market Sq
East AngliaImperialism, war and terror
With Martin Smith.
Thu 29 Sep, 8pmRAD Hall,
Walsingham Road, Colchester
East LondonCan we ever trust the police?
With Weyman Bennett.
Thu 6 Oct, 7.30pm107-109 The Grove, Stratford
Home CountiesAntonio Gramsci in the 21st century
With Chris Bambery
Mon 3 Oct, 7.30pmUpstairs, Trinity Church Hall, Beaconsfield Rd/Victoria St (nr station), St Albans
HuddersfieldClimate change — how do we stop it?Wed 12 Oct, 6pmCoffeevolution, Church St
KentClimate change — how do we stop it?
With Jonathan Neale
Thu 29 Sep, 7.30pmCanterbury Environment Centre, Palace St (nr Siesta), Canterbury
LeicesterDisaster in New Orleans — what’s wrong with America?
With Chris Bambery
Wed 12 Oct, 7.30pmCafe Mozart, London Rd
LiverpoolWhy is there still racism in the 21st century?Thu 13 Oct, 7.15pmFriends House, Paradise St
North LondonClimate change — how can we stop it?
With Jonathan Neale.
Wed 5 Oct, 7.30pmWest Indian Cultural Centre, Clarendon Rd

(Turnpike Lane tube), N8

North West LondonImperialism, war and terror
With Julie Waterson
Thu 29 Sep, 7.30pmBrent Trades and Labour Hall, 375 High Rd, Willesden
PrestonImperialism, war and terror
With Judith Orr
Thu 29 Sep, 7.30pmCVS Building, Lancaster Rd

Stop the War Coalition

LondonPeace and Liberty rally
With Tony Benn (veteran peace campaigner), Jeremy Corbyn MP, Andrew Murray (chair StWC), Reg Keys (Military Families Against the War), Kate Hudson (chair CND), Tom Hayden (former US senator & political activist), speaker from the Muslim Association of Britain. Chaired by Lindsey German (convenor StWC).
Fri 23 Sep, 7.30pmFriends Meeting House, Euston Road (opposite Euston Station), WC1
Bookmarks tour — Frank Sinatra: when ol’ blue eyes was a red
Talks by Martin Smith, based on his book. Includes classic tracks and rare film clips
For tickets phone Bookmarks on 020 7637 1848. Booking recommended
LondonPlus The Sam Beste Band, a blend of soul, jazz and funk.
Tickets £5/£3
Tue 27 Sep, 7pm (doors 6.30pm)Bar 101, New Oxford St.
Hebden BridgeTickets £5/£2. For more info phone 07759 549 390Wed 5 Oct, 7.30pmTrades Club, Holme St, HX7
LeedsIncludes Harlem Bush Club admission for live funk from The New Masterminds.
Tickets £7/£5. For more info phone 07989 448 883
Thu 6 Oct, 7.45pmHiFi Club, Central Rd, LS1
SheffieldPlus guest DJs.
Tickets £5/£3. For more info phone 07979 648 442
Sun 9 Oct, 7pmThe Forum, Devonshire St
BirminghamPlus music from Mood Indigo.
Tickets £5/£3. For more info phone 07929 657 327
Tue 25 Oct, 7pmThe Jam House, Tickets £5/£3.

Movement events

LondonDiagnosis: Disorder
Exhibition of artwork by Paul Mattsson and Sally Bowen. Party Sat 24 Sep with DJs Fusing Naked and Micky Vespre.
Phone 020 7739 6900 or go to
23 to 25 Sep, 7-11pmThe Foundry,
84-86 Great Eastern St, EC2.
LondonWords from Beyond the Wall — Poetry from Palestine
Tickets: requested minimum £7 (concs £2.50). Organised by Camden Abu Dis Friendship Association and City Lit Natfhe. For more info e-mail [email protected]
Mon 26 Sep, 6.30pmThe Poetry Cafe,
Betterton St, WC2.
LondonStop Bush’s drive for nuclear dominance — keep space for peace!
With Bruce Gagnon (Global Network Against Weapons & Nuclear Power in Space), Kate Hudson (CND chair), Dave Knight (Global Network UN representative and CND vice-president), chair Sophie Bolt (London Region CND)
Organised by CND
Tue 4 Oct, 7.30pmEuston Room, Friends Meeting House, Euston Road (opposite Euston Station).
OxfordCampaign Against Climate Change
With Mark Lynas (author High Tide: News from a Warming World), George Marshall (co-director Climate Outreach and Information Network). National planning meeting for December demonstration.
Accommodation available. For more info e-mail [email protected]
Sat 1 Oct, noon to 4pmAsian Cultural Centre, Manzil Way (behind mosque, off Cowley Rd).
Tower HamletsTower Hamlets and Jenin Twinning Campaign launch
With George Galloway MP, Kama Nabulsi, Harry Cohen MP (invited), Caroline Lucas (Green MEP, invited), Oliur Rahman (Respect councillor)
For more info e-mail [email protected]
Wed 12 Oct, 7pmJagonari Centre, 183-185 Whitechapel Rd.

Film showings

Canterbury Who Shot the Sheriff?
History of Rock Against Racism including interviews with the 1970s artists and Peter Doherty, as well as unseen footage of the struggles against racism and the Nazis
Sat 29 Sep, 7.30pm Canterbury Environment Centre,
Palace Street
(near Siesta)
LondonOctober (1927)
Introduced by Lindsey German. Eisenstein’s powerful retelling of the 1917 Russian Revolution
Organised by Red Fridays Film Club and Socialist Worker appeal. For more info phone Bookmarks 020 7637 1848
Fri 14 Oct, 7pmFriends Meeting House, Euston Road (opp Euston Station)
Wandsworth & MertonA letter to the Prime Minister — Jo Wilding’s diary from Iraq
Organised by Respect
Wed 28 Sep, 7.45pmDerinton Road Community Centre, 101 Derinton Rd (cnr Blakenham Rd), Tooting

Demonstrations & events

LondonCampaign Against Climate Change demonstration
For more info go to
Sat 3 Dec, nooncentral London

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