This week’s events below but please attend the Southwark TUC meeting on Weds 17th at 7pm in room 13A Cator St

Cultural and Academic Boycott

of Israel

7.30pm at 140 –142 Hartfield Road,

London SW19

Talk with Jews for Boycotting Israeli

Goods convenor Mike Cushman

about why the boycot is important

and deserves support.

8 WEDNESDAY 17

 

London’s Industrial Heritage

 

7pm at Peace House, 5 Caledonian

Road, London N1

Historian Geoff Marshall discusses

London’s often overlooked industrial

heritage and its implications on

workers and the fabric of the city, as

told in his new book. Entry £3,

redeemable against any purchase.

 

Talk: The Syria Conflict

 

7pm at the Frontline Club, 13 Norfolk

Place, London W2

Discussing recent developments, on

the ground and on the international

stage, and asking what changes we

could see in coming months. With

war correspondents Anthony Loyd,

Lina Sinjab, James Harkin and

Patrick Cockburn. Tickets £12.50,

call (020) 7479-8940.

8 THURSDAY 18

 

Modern Day Protest

 

7.30pm at the Bishopsgate Institute,

230 Bishopsgate, London EC2

Talk on how voices against authority

can make themselves heard,

examining which forms of protest

have made the most impact.

 

Reel News Blacklisting Special

 

7.30pm at the Grosvenor, Sidney

Rd, London SW9

With blacklisted construction

workers, green activists and sacked

Crossrail steward Frank Morris.

8 FRIDAY 19

 

Screening: They call it Myanmar

 

6.30pm at Manchester Buddhist

Centre, 16 Turner Street, Manchester

Shot clandes tinely over a two-year

period by Robert H. Lieberman, the

film provides a rare look at the

second-most isolated country on

the planet.

 

19th-21st: Eastern Permaculture

 

Gathering

 

2pm at Ringsfield Hall, Ringsfield

near Beccles NR34 8JR

Annual event promoting and

organising for an expansion of

permaculture in the region. Ticket

prices vary, call 0845 458-1805 or go

to permaculture.org.uk for details.

 

19th-21st: Tolpuddle Martyrs

 

Festival and Rally 2013

 

7pm Friday, 12pm Saturday,

10.30am Sunday in Tolpuddle

village centre, DT2 7EH

The summer’s big trade union bash

honours the six people who stood

for the right to organise in the 1830s.

Friday/Saturday require tickets (£25

weekend pass, £5 children,

under-5s free) while rally day on

Sunday is free. Call (01305) 848-237

or go to tolpuddlemartyrs.org.uk.

8 SATURDAY 20

 

Stuff the Banks!

 

n Bristol: 1pm, venue tbc.

Updates at facebook.com/

events/169779389871684/

n London: 12pm on Brixton Rd,

email brixtonuncutters@gmail.com

for details

n London: 12pm at 133 Regent

Street, email ukuncut@googlemail.

com

n Glasgow: 12pm at St Enoch

subway station, email s.rodger1@

googlemail.com

n Grimsby: 10am on Victoria

Street., email grimsbyukuncut@

gmail.com

n Northampton: 10.30am 22

Abington St, email ukuncut@

occupynorthampton.org.uk

n Oxford: 1pm on Market Street,

email DayneD89@gmail.com

n Sheffield: 12pm at Sheffield

town Hall, email sheffield.uncut@

hotmail.co.uk

n Shrewsbury: 11am at 33 High

St, email shropsfightback@

virginmedia.com

UK Uncut day of action against tax

dodging by and bonus cultures in

financial giants, setting up

temporary food banks in branches

and helping out the community.

 

The 2013 Peace and Justice

 

Pilgrimage: Final Day

 

1pm at Trafalgar Square

The epic 500-mile walk from Iona,

Scotland to London in opposition to

Trident renewal will finish up walking

from the Friends House, 173 Euston

Road at 11am to St Martin in the Fields

Church, where a service of celebration

where will be held before making the

final stroll to Trafalgar Square where

there will be a shared picnic lunch.

 

Celebrating 60 years since

 

Moncada Barracks

 

1pm at Bolivar Hall, 54 Grafton Way,

London W1

Celebrating 60 years since Fidel,

Raul and the revolutionary rebels

attacked the Moncada Barracks,

sparking the Cuban Revolution.

With Cuban music, salsa classes,

art and photo exhibition, snacks,

drinks, raffle, kids’ games, face

painting, live music and more.

 

Antifascist Footprints

 

2pm at Algate Station, Aldgate High

Street, London EC3

Who was Oswald Mosley? Who were

the Blackshirts and what did they do?

What was it like living in the East End

at the beginning of the 20th century?

Answers to these questions and more

will be delivered by David Rosenberg

from East End Walks

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