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Issue No. 2005

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BirminghamClimate change – nuclear power is not the answer
With Martin Empson
Thu 22 Jun, 6.30pmCafe One, Five Ways Shopping Centre, Broad St
CoventryA Palestine journey
With Cllr Michael Lavalette
Thu 22 Jun, 7.30pmMuslim Resource Centre, Red Lane
ManchesterAfter the elections – where next?
With John Rees, Nahella Ashraf
Thu 22 Jun, 7.30pmFriends Meeting House,
6 Mount St
(behind the round library)

Stop the War
Contact StWC with any queries. Phone 020 7278 6694, go to, or e-mail [email protected]

BristolThe Road to Guantanamo
Moazzam Begg introduces Michael Winterbottom’s film
Wed 21 Jun, 7.45pmEaston Community Centre,
Kilburn St,
KentFestival for peace
With Lindsey German, Walter Wolfgang. Plus music, stalls, DJ tent, performance tent
For info phone 07947 424 505
Sat 17 Jun, 12 noonDane John Gardens, Canterbury
LeedsGuantanamo – shut it down
Film showing of The Road To Guantanamo. Plus discussion with Jackie Chase, Abu Bakr Deghayes (Omar Deghayes campaign)
Sun 18 Jun, 1.45pmPakistani Community Centre, Harehills

Socialists and the movement rallies
Organised by Socialist Worker

Brent and HarrowWith Martin SmithMon 26 Jun, 7.30pmWillesden Green Library Centre, 95, High Road, Willesden Green, NW10
North LondonWith Chris Nineham and Martin SmithThu 15 Jun, 7.30pmWest Indian Cultural Centre, Clarendon Rd, N8
NottinghamWith Chris Bambery and Hannah DeeThu 15 Jun, 7pmNew Mechanics Institute, 3 North Sherwood St
Tower HamletsWith John Rees and Weyman BennettTue 13 Jun, 7.30pmOxford House, Derbyshire St (off Bethnal Green Rd), London E1
West LondonWith Candy Udwin and Chris HarmanMon 26 Jun, 7.30pmElizabeth Cantell Room, Ealing Town Hall, Ealing Broadway

SWP public meetings

Brent & HarrowThe politics of footballWed 21 Jun, 7.30pmBrent Trades Hall,
375 Willesden High Rd, London NW10
BrightonRevolution and resistance in Latin AmericaWed 21 Jun, 8pm,Friends Meeting House,
Ship St
BristolResistance to neo-liberalism across Europe
With Alex Callinicos
Wed 14 Jun, 7.30pmKuumba Centre,
Hepburn Rd, St Pauls
BurnleyGeorge Lansbury and Poplar’s rebel councillors
With Michael Lavalette
Thu 15 Jun, 7.30pmBrierfield Community Centre,
21 Colne Rd
CambridgeRevolution and resistance in Latin America
With Chris Bambery
Tue 13 Jun, 7.30pmCB2,
5-7 Norfolk St
ChesterfieldA rebel’s guide to Trotsky
With Esme Choonara
Wed 21 Jun, 7.30pmAssembly Rooms,
Market Square
DerbyA rebel’s guide to Marx
With Chris Bambery
Thu 22 Jun, 7.30pmBrunswick, 1 Railway Terrace
EustonUS immigrant revolt – the Latino civil rights movementThur 29 Jun, 7pmRoom 3D, University of London Union,
Malet St,
London WC1
HuddersfieldUS immigration revolt – the Latino civil rights movementWed 14 Jun, 6pmCoffeevolution, Church St
LeedsClimate change – nuclear power is not the answer
With Malcolm Povey
Thu 29 Jun, 7.30pmCongreave room, West Yorkshire Playhouse,
Quarry Hill
LiverpoolRevolution and resistance in Latin America
With Chris Nineham
Thu 22 Jun, 7.30pmEveryman Theatre, Hope St (opp Catholic Cathedral)
PrestonLatin America in revolt
With Sally Campbell
Wed 21 Jun, 7pmUnity Community Centre,
Shepherd St (off Church St)
SheffieldClimate change – nuclear power is not the answer
With Martin Empson
Thu 29 Jun, 7pmMain Hall, St Matthews Rooms, Carver St (off Division Rd)
SouthamptonGeorge Lansbury and the rebel councillors of PoplarWed 14 Jun, 7.30pmHigh Street Cafe, High St
South LondonClimate change – nuclear power is not the answer
With Martin Empson
Wed 21 Jun, 7.30pmThe Brix at St Matthews, Brixton Hill, SW2
WakefieldRevolution and resistance in Latin America
With Martin Smith
Thu 29 Jun, 7pmAgbrigg and Bellevue Community Centre, Montague St

Movement events

Manchester Keep our NHS public
With Peter Hinchcliffe (Unison branch secretary, Pennine Acute Trust)
Wed 14 Jun, 7pmNorth Manchester General Hospital Postgraduate Centre (nr Delaunays Rd main gate)
LondonHuman rights, civil liberties and racism
A public seminar with Balraj Purewal, Merry Varney (Liberty), Mufti Sadruddin (Muslim Scholars, Europe), Richard Stone (Islamaphobia commission), Yvonne Ridley (Islam Channel)
Organised by the Asian Health Agency. For info phone 020 8538 7703 or e-mail [email protected]
Thu 29 Jun, 10.30am to 2pmQueens Room,
Ealing Town Hall, New Broadway, W5
The Investigation
A new production of Peter Weiss’s dramatic reconstruction of the Frankfurt war crimes trials after the Second World War, concerning Auschwitz. An important revival after the advances by the Nazi BNP in east London
£10. To book phone 020 7503 1646 or go to
Thu 29 & Fri 30 Jun, 8pmArcola Theatre,
27 Arcola Street, E8
Marxism 2006
A celebration of resistance
Speakers include: George Galloway MP, Tariq Ali, Tony Benn, Victoria Brittain, Rose Gentle, Adrian Mitchell, Eamonn McCann, Trevor Ngwane, Michael Rosen, Melissa Benn, Bernadette McAliskey
Five days of debate, music & film organised by the Socialist Workers Party. Prices £45 waged l £32 unwaged l £25 higher education l £15 under 18/school/further education. For details phone 020 7819 1190 or go to
Thu 6 to Mon 10 July in central London
ManchesterKeep our NHS public
With Peter Hinchcliffe (Unison branch secretary, Pennine Acute Trust)
Wed 14 Jun, 7pmNorth Manchester General Hospital Postgraduate Centre (nr Delaunays Rd main gate).

Demonstrations & lobbies

LondonNo job cuts at St Ann’s – keep our NHS public Sat 24 Jun, 11amAssemble Haringey Civic Centre for march to St Ann’s Hospital. Called by Haringey Trades Council
Justice for Paul Coker
March for Paul, who died in police custody. With speakers including Janet Alder
Sat 1 July, 1.30pmAssemble Plumstead Common for march to Plumstead Police Station

Concerts and benefits

LondonA night of conscience
To help pay Malcolm Kendall-Smith’s legal costs, imposed when he was jailed for refusing to fight in Iraq. With Tony Benn, Mark Thomas, Mark Steel, Michael Nyman, Janet Suzman, Ken Loach, Caryl Churchill, David Edgar, Ed Harcourt, Vivienne Westwood, Haifa Zangana, Walter Wolfgang, Kate Hudson, Lindsey German, John Rees and many others
£15. Tickets from Stop the War. Phone 020 7278 6694 or go to
Wed 28 Jun,7.30pmSt James Church,
197 Piccadilly, W1
Zion party for the people
Celebration of London’s multi-cultural metrobeats, breaks and bass for unity in the community. With Bailey, Tendai, Sparxx, Chef, Rage, Justyce, Ad, Raggadon. Plus speaker Lee Billingham (LMHR)
Free. Supported by Love Music Hate Racism. Phone 07944 207 809, e-mail [email protected] or go to For LMHR go to
Fri 30 Jun, 8pm to midnightCafe 1001,
91 Brick Lane, E1

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