|International Peace Conference|
With delegates including Tony Benn, Cindy Sheehan, Jawad al Khalissi and many others from Iraq, USA and Britain
Delegates from Iraq include: Ayattolla Jawad al Khalissi, (Gen Sec, Iraqi National Foundation Congress), Sheikh Hassan Al Zargani, (Al Sadr Movement), Hassan Juma, (President, General Union of Oil Employees, Basra), Hana Ibrahim, (Women's Will Association), Dr Khair Eldin Hasseeb, (Centre for Arab Unity Studies) | Delegates from the US include:Cindy Sheehan, Medea Benjamin (Code Pink), Judy Linehan, (MFSO), Kelly Dougherty (IVAW)
For more details phone 020 7278 6694 or go to www.stopwar.org.uk
|Sat 10 Dec, 10am - 8pm||Royal Horticultural Hall, 80 Vincent Square, London SW1P 2PE|
|Edinburgh||Lobby of the Scottish Parliament|
With Cindy Sheehan and millitary families from the UK, followed by a cross party meeting in the parliament.
|Thu 8 Dec, 12.30pm - 2pm|
|Glasgow||Bring the Troops Home rally|
With Cindy Sheehan, Rose Gentle, Susan Smith (Millitary Families Against the War), Alex Salmond (SNP leader); Jim McKechnie (Glasgow Labour councillor), Tommy Sheridan (SSP), Dr Ali Bhutta (president Carrington St mosque). Chaired by comedian Elaine C Smith.
Organised by Glasgow StWC, supported by STUC womens conference
|Thu 8 Dec, 7pm||Quality Central Hotel, Hope St|
|North West London||Bring the troops home|
With Chris Nineham & Military Families Against the War
|Thu 8 Dec, 7.30pm||Paddington Arts Centre, Woodfield Rd, W9 (nr Westbourne Pk station)|
|Bradford||A Palestine journey|
Talk by Cllr Michael Lavalette on the visit to Nablus by 34 Respect supporters from Preston.
|Wed 7 Dec, 7pm||Thornbury Centre, Leeds Old Rd, BD3|
|Hackney||Rosa Parks and the fight for civil rights, 1955 to 2005|
A talk with visuals, introduced by Donna Guthrie.
|Wed 7 Dec, 7.30pm||Round Chapel, Powerscroft Rd (off Lower Clapton Rd)|
|Manchester||A Palestine journey|
With Cllr Michael Lavalette (Respect), Ismail Patel (Chair, Friends of Al-Aqsa)
|Thu 8 Dec, 7.30pm||Main Hall, Friends Meeting House, Mount St|
|Chesterfield||The rebel’s guide to Lenin|
With Kate Connelly.
|Wed 7 Dec, 7.30pm||The Market Hall, Market Sq|
|Home Counties||The rebel’s guide to Lenin|
With Ian Birchall.
|Mon 5 Dec, 7.30pm||Trinity Church Hall, |
Victoria St (nr station),
|Islington||Rosa Parks and the civil rights movement|
With Weyman Bennett.
|Wed 30 Nov, 6.30pm||El Rincon Quiteno Cafe, |
235 Holloway Rd, N7
|Kent||Rosa Parks and the civil rights movement|
With Weyman Bennett.
|Thu 1 Dec, 7.30pm||Canterbury Environment Centre, Palace St (nr Siesta)|
|Leicester||Is Britain becoming segregated?||Wed 7 Dec, 6.30pm||Cafe Mozart, London Rd.|
|Manchester||Nuclear power — no thanks||Wed 12 Jan, 7.30pm||Friends Meeting House, Mount St.|
|Newcastle||Rosa Parks and the civil rights movement||Wed 7 Dec, 7.30pm||Side cafe, The Side |
(nr Guild Hall)
|North London||Rosa Parks and the civil rights movement|
With Weyman Bennett.
|Thu 8 Dec, 7.30pm||Botany Bay, Phillip Lane, N15|
|Nottingham||Is Britain becoming segregated?|
With Anindya Bhattacharyya.
|Thu 1 Dec, 7.30pm||ICC, 61b Mansfield Rd (nr Victoria Shopping Centre)|
|Pontardawe||Marxism and art|
With Tom Rapsey.
|Thu 1 Dec, 7.30pm||Cross Community Centre, Herbert St|
|Preston||Rosa Parks and the civil rights movement||Thu 1 Dec, 7.30pm||CVS Building (opp town hall), Lancaster Rd|
|South London||Bolivia and the fight against neo-liberalism|
With Chris Harman.
|Wed 7 Dec, 7.30pm||Brix, St Matthew’s Church (cnr Effra Rd/Brixton Hill)|
|Southampton||Rosa Parks and the civil rights movement|
With Martin Smith.
|Wed 30 Nov, 7.30pm||Sir James Matthews Bldg, Southampton Solent University, Above Bar St|
|Wakefield||Rosa Parks and the civil rights movement|
With Moira Nolan
|Thu 8 Dec, 7.15pm||Friends Meeting House, Thornhill St|
|Waltham Forest||Rosa Parks and the civil rights movement|
With Kevin Ovenden.
|Thu 1 Dec, 7.30pm||Asian Centre, Orford Rd, London E17|
|London||Latin America 2005 — making another world possible dayschool|
With Olga Salanueva, Rod Stoneman, Tariq Ali, Richard Gott, Tony Benn, Jeremy Corbyn MP, Sue Branford, Jenny Pearce.
£8/£6. Phone 020 7263 6452 for credit card booking. Advance registration required. Organised by Venezuela Information Centre, Cuba Solidarity Campaign and T&G
|Sat 3 Dec, 9.30am||Hamilton House, |
Mabledon Place, WC1.
|Hands Off Venezuela national conference|
With John McDonnell MP, Jeremy Corbyn MP.
For info phone Charley Allan on 07963 446 664 or go to www.handsoffvenezuela.org
|Sat 3 Dec, 11.30am||Natfhe headquarters, 27 Britannia St, WC1X|
|Securing trade justice|
With Anne Feltham, Laura Cheeseman, Karl Miller, Sheila Triggs, Bruce Kent
Admission Free. Organised by Arms Reduction Coalition. Go to www.arcuk.org
|Thu 8 Dec, 7.00pm||Friends Meeting House, 173 Euston Rd, NW1|
|Unite Against Fascism national conference|
Go to www.uaf.org.uk
|Sat 18 Feb 2006||TUC Conference Centre, Congress House, Great Russell St|
|London||The Bloody Sunday Inquiry|
With Eamonn McCann.
|Fri 9 Dec, 6.30pm||Bookmarks bookshop,|
1 Bloomsbury St, WC1.
|Hollywood’s New Radicalism|
With Ben Dickenson.
|Thu 15 Dec, 7.30pm|
|Kent||Who shot the sheriff?|
A history of Rock Against Racism and the fight against the Nazis in the 1970s.
|Thu 8 Dec, 7.30pm||Canterbury Environment Centre, Palace St (nr Siesta)|
George Galloway introduces his favourite film, Stanley Kubrick’s Oscar-winning classic starring Kirk Douglas.
£5/£4. To book phone 08700 606061. Organised by Respect.
|Tue 6 Dec, 8pm||Genesis Cinema, |
93-95 Mile End Rd, E1.
Moira Nolan introduces Gillo Pontecorvo’s follow up to The Battle of Algiers, a sharp analysis of colonialism starring Marlon Brando.
£5/£3. Organised by Socialist Film Club. For info phone 020 7637 1848
|Fri 9 Dec, 7pm||Goldsmiths Lecture Theatre, London School of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Keppel St (off Gower St)|
|Norwich||La Haine (1995)|
Set in the housing projects on the outskirts of Paris, La Haine is one of the most incendiary films of the 1990s. Its treatment of racial violence, disenfranchisement and poverty introduced audiences to aspects of French life rarely seen on film.
|Thu 1 Dec, 7pm||Russell St Centre |
(off Dereham Rd).
With Gavin Smith, Penny Howard, Marian Brich, Nick Gotts, Duncan Hart.
March round the Mound, down the Royal Mile and finish at the Scottish parliament
|Sat 3 Dec, assemble 11am||East Market Street (Next to Waverley stn).|
With George Monbiot, Michael Meacher MP, Norman Baker MP, Caroline Lucas MEP.
Organised by Campaign Against Climate Change. Go to www.campaigncc.org
|Sat 3 Dec, assemble noon||Lincoln’s Inn Fields|