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Meetings, events and demonstrations

Issue No. 2010

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

Contact Respect with any queries. Phone 0870 850 1978, go to, or e-mail

London: Brent and HarrowDefending human rights and civil liberties
With Yvonne Ridley
Mon 24 Jul, 7.30pmWillesden Library,
95 Willesden High Rd, London NW10
London: 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, or e-mail

BirminghamIn whose interest?
Film showing of a post-9/11 journey through 50 years of US foreign policy. Introduced by director David Kaplowitz
Fri 18 Aug, 7.30pmCafe One, Five Ways Shopping Centre, Broad St
CoventryTime to go - troops out of Iraq, no attack on Iran
With John Rees, Tony Benn
Sat 2 Sep, 7.30pmMethodist Central Hall, Warwick Lane
Liverpool: MerseysideFund raising social
An evening with Bruce Kent (CND) and Paul Robeson songs sung by local playwright and singer
For tickets phone 07752 350 994
Sat 2 Sep, 7pmThe Piazza restaurant (by Catholic cathedral),
Mt Pleasant
London: HaringeyTime to go - troops out of Iraq, no attack on Iran
With George Galloway MP, Lindsey German, Jeremy Corbyn MP
Wed 20 Sep, 7.30pmWest Indian Cultural Centre, Clarendon Rd, N8
Manchester: ChorltonPublic meeting
With speakers from Iran, Stop the War, CND
Thu 27 Jul, 7.30pmChorlton central church,
Barlow Moor Rd
SheffieldTime to go - troops out of Iraq, no attack on Iran
With Tony Benn, Azam Tamimi, Lindsey German, Musheir El- Farra
£3/£1. For info and to book phone 07761 471 441
Tue 19 Sep, 7pmInternational Hall,
Ponds Forge
TynesideMusic and comedy
Fundraising social with entertainment from Avril Springsteen, Verbal Terrorist, Tim Darling, Joe Crane and friends
For more info e-mail
Tue 25 July, 8pm to lateCumberland Arms, Ouseburn

SWP public meetings

BarnsleyThe Spanish Civil War - 70 years onWed 16 Aug, 7.30pmBarnsley Central Library, Shambles St
Barrow in FurnessClimate change - nuclear power is not the answer
With Charlie Winstanley
Thu 3 Aug, 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
East AngliaA rebel’s guide to MarxWed 26 Jul, 7pmSt Andrews Tavern,
St Andrews St,
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
London: CentralMarxism and art
With Vicky Williamson
Wed 2 Aug, 6.30pmCamera Cafe,
Museum St
(nr British Museum)
London: EalingUS immigrant revolt - the Latino civil rights movementThu 20 Jul, 7.30pmGranville Harvester,
Granville Gardens,
Uxbridge Rd (opp Ealing Common tube),
London W5
London: Hackney EastThe Spanish Civil War - seventy years onTue 18 Jul, 7.45pmRound Chapel, Powerscroft Rd (off Lower Clapton Rd), London E5
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 onWed 19 Jul, 7.30pmBrent Trades and Labour Hall, 375 Willesden High Rd
London: South EastPolice injustice - fact or fiction?Tue 25 Jul, 7.30pmOld Bakehouse,
11 Blackheath Village, SE3
Manchester: South EastUS immigrant revolt - the Latino civil rights movementWed 19 Jul, 7.30pmFalafel, Wilmslow Rd,
Manchester: South WestGeorge Lansbury and the rebel councillors of Poplar
With Michael Lavalette
Thu 20 Jul, 7.30pmChorlton Library, Manchester Rd, Chorlton
London: 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,
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
London: TootingIs Britain becoming more segregated?Wed 19 Jul, 7.30pmDerinton Rd Community Centre (cnr Derinton Rd and Blakenham Rd),
London SW17
London: Tower HamletsA rebel’s guide to Trotsky
With Esme Choonara
Thu 20 Jul, 7pmOxford House, Derbyshire St, Bethnal Green, London E2
WolverhamptonA rebel’s guide to TrotskyThu 27 July, 7.30pmCity Bar, King St
YorkClimate change - nuclear power is not the answerWed 19 Jul, 7.30pmPriory Community Centre, Priory St

Movement events

LondonRacism, 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
Sat 16 SepConway Hall, central London
Organising for fighting unions conference
With John McDonnell MP, Matt Wrack (FBU), Bob Crow (RMT), Mark Serwotka (PCS)
Go to
Sat 11 NovShoreditch Town Hall, EC1
SwanseaDefend Council Housing launch
With guest speakers
Thu 20 July, 7.30pmClase Social Club,
Pengwern Rd, Swansea

Demonstrations & lobbies

DundeeAgainst Israeli bombing of Lebanon
Called by Dundee Anti-war group
Wed 19 Jul, 6pmCity Square, Dundee
EdinburghHands off Lebanon - Freedom for Palestine
Called by Edinburgh Stop the War Coalition
Sat 22 Jul, 2pm Mound Precinct, Princes St, Edinburgh
GlasgowHands off Lebanon - Freedom for Palestine
Called by Stop the War Coaltion
Sat 22 Jul, 12 noon George Square, Glasgow
ManchesterIsrael out of Gaza - Israel out of Lebanon
Called by General Union of Palestinian Students, Palestine Solidarity Campaign, Stop the War Coalition, Palestine Forum, Manchester Respect
Sat 22 Jul, 1pm The BBC, Oxford Rd, Manchester
Time to go: Troops out of Iraq, Don't attack Iran
Organised by Stop the War and CND. Go to
Sat 23 Sep, 1pmoutside Labour Party conference
LondonHands off Lebanon - Freedom for Palestine
Called by Stop the War. Go to
Sat 22 Jul, 12 noonEmbankment, central London (Embankment tube)

Concerts and benefits

LiverpoolRefugee benefit gig
With Alun Parry, Fayze Two
In aid of the National Coalition of Anti Deportation Campaigns
Thu 20 July, 8pmMagnet, Hardman St
London: 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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