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Meetings, events, demonstrations and film showings

Issue No. 1982

Respect | SWP meetings | movement events | Bookmarks events | film showings

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

LondonBurns night celebrationSat 28 Jan, 7pm to 11pmCittie of Yorke,
22 High Holborn, WC1.

SWP public meetings

BarnsleyIs nuclear power an alternative?
With Moira Nolan.
Wed 18 Jan, 7.30pmBarnsley Library,
Shambles St
BristolSocialists and the movementWed 15 Feb, 7.30pmCouncil House, College Gn
Home CountiesRosa Parks and the civil rights movement
With Kevin Ovenden.
Mon 9 Jan, 7.30pmTrinity Church Hall, Victoria St (nr station), St Albans
ManchesterNuclear power — no thanks
With Martin Empson.
Thu 12 Jan, 7.30pmFriends Meeting House, Mount St
SheffieldSocialists and the movementThu 9 Feb, 7.30pmVictoria Quays Suite,
Hilton Hotel, Furnival Rd,
Victoria Quays
Tower HamletsIs the US losing in Iraq?
With Simon Assaf.
Thu 5 Jan, 7pmOxford House,
Derbyshire St
West LondonJohn Coltrane — jazz, racism and resistance
With Martin Smith.
Wed 25 Jan, 7.30pmWe Cafe, Ealing Broadway

Movement events

ClydebankNational Asbestos conference
For info phone Clydebank Asbestos Group 0141 951 1008
Mon 27 Feb, 9.30am to 4pmClydebank town hall
LeedsNow is the time to stop the BNP
Protest outside the trial of leading BNP members Nick Griffin and Mark Collett.
Rally at noon outside Leeds Art Gallery, The Headrow.
Organised by Yorkshire and Humberside TUC and UAF. For details phone UAF 07932 221 014 or Yorks and Humberside TUC 0113 242 9696
Mon 16 Jan, 9amLeeds Crown Court,
Oxford Row.
LondonOpen meeting to discuss the crisis in working class representation
With Tony Benn, John McDonnell MP, Jean Lambert MEP, Colin Fox MSP, John Marek AM and councillor Dave Nellist.
Organised by RMT union
Sat 21 Jan, 12 noon to 3pmFriends Meeting House, Euston Rd.
1956 conference
With Sami Ramadani, Stan Newens, Anne Alexander, Mike Haynes, Neil Davidson, Paul Blackledge and sessions including Suez, Hungary, Nasser and Egypt, the Communist Party and the new left.
£15/£10. Organised by London Socialist Historians Group.
For info phone 07803 167 266 or e-mail
Sat 4 Feb, 9.30am to 4pmInstitute of Historical Research, Senate House,
Malet St, WC1E.
Fourth option for council housingLobby of parliament and rally at Central Hall, Westminster.
For info phone 020 7987 9989 or e-mail
Wed 8 Feb 2006, 12 noonParliament
Unite Against Fascism national conference
Go to
Sat 18 Feb 2006TUC Conference Centre, Congress House, Great Russell St
Marxism 2006
Five days of debate, music & film
organised by the Socialist Workers Party
Thu 6 to Mon 10 July in central London
ManchesterKeep our NHS public!Thu 19 Jan, 7.30pmFriends Meeting House,
Mount St.
Section 9 conference
For trade unionists, anti-deportation campaigners and anti-racists on the asylum and immigration acts.
£5/£3/asylum seekers free. For info phone Jason Travis (Bolton NUT) on 07976 476 181 or George Binette (CDAS) on 07905 826 304.
Sat 28 Jan, 11am to 5pmMethodist Central Hall, Oldham Street.
InternationalInternational day of anti-war protest
on the third anniversary of the invasion of Iraq
March 18 

Bookmarks events

AberdeenFrank Sinatra — when ol’ blue eyes was a red
With Martin Smith
Sun 22 Jan, 7.30pmCafe Drummond, Belmont St
(north of Union St).
£4/£2. To book phone Penny on 07840 101 589
DundeeMon 23 Jan, 7.30pmBraes bar, Perth Rd.
£4/£2. To book phone Pete 07903 572 823.
GlasgowTue 24 Jan, 6pmBorders, 98 Buchanan St.
Free. To reserve contact Alistair 07910 461 859.
WhitstableSun 29 Jan, 3pmWhitstable Arts and Community Centre, Sea St.
LondonTell It like it is: how our schools fail black children
With Dawn Butler MP, Ray Fearon (Coronation Street), Hassan Mahamdallie, Voice of Young People (2005 Human Rights Award winners), Valerie Brooks, Brent Pupil Referral Unit (pc). Christi Ikeogu.
Thu 2 Feb, 7pmHarlesden Library.

Film showings

WhitstableWho Shot the Sheriff?
A history of Rock Against Racism and the fight against the Nazis in the 1970s.
£4/£3 concessions. Organised by Respect.
Thu 19 Jan, 7.30pmDuke of Cumberland, Whitstable High St.

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