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Meetings, events, demonstrations and film showings

Issue No. 2008


| Stop the War | SWP meetings | movement events | demonstrations & lobbies | concerts and benefits

Respect
Contact Respect with any queries. Phone 0870 850 1978, go to www.respectcoalition.org, or e-mail office@respectcoalition.org

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Brent and HarrowDefending human rights and civil liberties
With Yvonne Ridley.
Mon 24 Jul, 7.30pmWillesden Library,
95 Willesden High Rd, London NW10
CamdenAfter the council elections - what next for Respect in Camden?
With Cllr Lutfa Begum (Tower Hamlets Respect).
Sun 23 Jul, 3pmSomers Town Community Centre, 150 Ossulston St, London NW1

Stop the War
Contact StWC with any queries. Phone 020 7278 6694, go to www.stopwar.org.uk, or e-mail office@stopwar.org.uk

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BirminghamImperialism and resistance
Book launch with John Rees.
Monday 17 Jul, 7.30pmCafe One, Five Ways shopping centre, Broad St
BrentSummer fundraising garden party
With delicious food, poetry, music and magic
£10/£5 in advance, £12/£6 on the door. For details and tickets phone 07840 357 482
Sun 16 Jul, 4pmKate and Jamie’s garden, Willesden Green
ChorltonPublic meeting
With speakers from Iran, Stop the War, CND.
Thu 27 Jul, 7.30pmChorlton central church,
Barlow Moor Rd
RusholmePublic meeting and film showingWed 12 Jul, 7.30pmManchester Multicultural Centre (formerly The Nelson),
494 Claremont Rd

SWP public meetings

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Barrow in FurnessClimate change - nuclear power is not the answer
With Charlie Winstanley.
Thu 27 Jul, 7.30pmHindpool Community Centre,
Nelson St
BirminghamA rebel’s guide to Gramsci
With Chris Bambery.
Wed 23 Aug, 7.30pmCarrs Lane Church Centre (opp Moor St station)
BrightonThe Spanish Civil War - seventy years onWed 26 Jul, 7.30pmFriends Meeting House,
Ship St
BristolThe Spanish Civil War - seventy years on
With Chris Harman.
Tue 18 Jul, 7.30pmMalcolm X Centre,

141 City Rd, St Pauls

CambridgeA rebel’s guide to GramsciThu 20 Jul, 7.30pmCB2, Norfolk St
CardiffIs China the world’s next superpower?
With Vicky Wlliamson
Wed 19 Jul, 7.30pmCathays Community Centre,
Cathays Terrace
EalingUS immigrant revolt - the Latino civil rights movementThu 20 Jul, 7.30pmGranville Harvester,
Granville Gardens,
Uxbridge Rd (opp Ealing Common tube),
London W5
East AngliaA rebel’s guide to MarxWed 26 Jul, 7pmSt Andrews Tavern,
St Andrews St,
Norwich
Hackney EastThe Spanish Civil War - seventy years onTue 18 Jul, 7.45pmRound Chapel,

Powerscroft Rd (off Lower Clapton Rd), London E5

HarlowThe Spanish Civil War - seventy years onThu 20 Jul, 8pmPolly’s Kitchen, 2 Wych Elm
KentA rebel’s guide to Gramsci
With Chris Bambery
Thu 20 Jul, 7.30pmCanterbury

Environment Centre,
St Alphege Lane (next to Bell and Crown pub)

LeedsRevolution and resistance in Latin America
With Sally Campbell
Wed 26 Jul, 7.30pmCongreave Room,
West Yorkshire Playhouse, Quarry Hill
LeicesterThe Israeli occupation of GazaWed 12 Jul, 6.30pmCafe Mozart,
London Rd
London: NorthThe Spanish Civil War - seventy years on
With Chris Harman
Thu 27 Jul, 7.30pmWest Indian Cultural Centre, 9 Clarendon Rd,

Hornsey, N8

London: North WestThe Spanish Civil War - seventy years onThu 20 Jul, 7.30pmBrent Trades and Labour Hall, 375 Willesden High Rd
London: South EastPolice injustice - fact or fictionTue 25 Jul, 7.30pmBake House,
Blackheath
Manchester: NorthVenezuela - revolution in the 21st centuryThu 13 Jul, 7.30pmOstrich, 163 Bury Old Rd
Manchester: South EastUS immigrant revolt - the Latino civil rights movementWed 19 Jul, 7.30pmFalafel, Wilmslow Rd,
Rusholme
Manchester: South WestGeorge Lansbury and the rebel councillors of PoplarThu 20 Jul, 7.30pmChorlton Library, Manchester Rd, Chorlton
NewhamThe Spanish Civil War - seventy years onTue 25 Jul, 7.30pmStratford Advice Arcade,
107–109 The Grove,
Stratford, London E15
PortsmouthA rebel’s guide to TrotskySun 30 Jul, 7pmCafe Citrus, Albert Rd,
Southsea
PrestonGeorge Lansbury and the rebel councillors of Poplar
With Michael Lavalette
Thu 20 Jul, 7.30pmCVS Building, Lancaster Rd
SheffieldA rebel’s guide to Gramsci
With Chris Bambery
Wed 26 Jul, 7.30pmShowroom 5, Showroom cinema, Paternoster Row
SouthamptonThe return of the working class
With Matthew Cookson
Wed 19 July, 7.30pmHigh St Cafe, High St
SwanseaCrime, class and corruption
With Sian Ruddick
Wed 19 Jul, 7.30pmBrynmill Community centre,
St Albans Rd
Tower HamletsA rebel’s guide to GramsciThu 20 Jul, 7pmOxford House, Derbyshire St, Bethnal Green, London E2
YorkClimate change - nuclear power is not the answerWed 19 Jul, 7.30pmPriory Community Centre, Priory St

Movement events

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Harrow RoadTell it like it is – how our schools fail black children
With Karen Buck MP, Brian Richardson (editor Tell it Like it Is), Kerri Parke
For info phone 020 8968 5543
Tue 4 Jul, 7pmYaa Asantewaa Centre,
1 Chippenham Mews, London W9
LondonMarxism 2006
A celebration of resistance
Speakers include:  Oscar Olivera, Tariq Ali, Tony Benn, Ghada Karmi, Roland Denis, Ken Loach, Bernadette McAliskey, Trevor Ngwane, Saffron Burrows, Winston Silcott, Janet Alder, George Galloway MP, Melissa Benn, Charlotte Westenra, Moazzam Begg, Hassan Jumaa, John Arden, Sam West, Alistair Beaton, Alex Callinicos, Wendy Savage, Doreen Lawrence, Brian Richardson, David Gillborn, Victoria Brittain, Mark Steel, Walden Bello, Jonathan Neale, Adrian Mitchell, Mahmood Jamal, Michael Rosen, Istvan Meszaros, Sami Ramadani, Kevin Courtney, Peter Kennard, Cat Picton Phillips. Plus music from Rodney P, Drew McConnell, Pariz 1, Mecca2Medina
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 www.marxism2006.org.uk
Thu 6 to Mon 10 July in central London
Racism, liberty and the war on terror
Conference with Moazzam Begg, Jeremy Corbyn, Gareth Peirce, Colin Prescod, A Sivanandan, Salma Yaqoob
Organised by the Institute of Race Relations. For info phone 020 7837 0041 or go to www.irr.org.uk/pdf/irr_conference_2006.pdf
Sat 16 Sep>Conway Hall, central London

Demonstrations & lobbies

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ManchesterTime to go: Troops out of Iraq, Don't attack Iran
Organised by Stop the War and CND. Go to www.stopwar.org.uk
Sat 23 Sept, 1pmoutside Labour Party conference

Concerts and benefits

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LondonAn evening for the Iraqi oil workers
Iraqi music, speech and poetry. Featuring a performance by celebrated Oud player Ahmed Mukhtar
£10 (£3 for Marxism 2006 ticket holders). To raise money for the Southern Oil Workers’ Union in its fight against privatisation and occupation. Supported by Stop the War and Naftana (UK Support Committee for the Iraqi Southern Oil Workers’ Union)
Sat 8 Jul, 9pmJeffrey Hall, Institute of Education, Bedford Way, WC1 (Russell Square tube)
LiverpoolRefugee benefit gig
With Alun Parry, Fayze Two
In aid of the National Coalition of Anti Deportation Campaigns
Thu 20 July, 8pmMagnet, Hardman St
WandsworthParty4Peace
With Funky Jazz 4 Peace.
Organised by Wandsworth Stop the War. Phone 020 8682 8940
Sun 23 July, 7pmBedford, 77 Bedford Hill, London SW12


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