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Monday, June 17, 5:00 – 7:00 pm, Capital District LAtino Center, 160 Central Avenue, Albany. The Cuba Caravan is Coming. Program: Pot Luck and Speaker Gail Walker- Executive Director of IFCO/Pastors for Peace. You can say no to Trump’s new aggression toward Cuba. Stand with your Cuban Family! Save the Date. Co-Sponsored by Bethlehem Neighbors for Peace. Information: mleon2@nycap.rr.com

 

Friday, June 21, 7:00 pm, Oakwood Community Center, 313 10th St., Troy, The James Connolly Forum:  Working-Class Heroes A History of Struggle in Song: A Songbook. Mat Callahan and Yvonne Moore are back for the finale of the eighth year of the James Connolly Forum. They will be singing from and discussing their new book “Working Class Heroes” : A Song Book. If your organization is interested in co-sponsoring, let me know. Working-Class Heroes is an organic melding of history, music, and politics that demonstrates with remarkably colorful evidence that workers everywhere will struggle to improve their conditions of life. And among them will be workers who share an insight: in order to better our lot, we must act collectively to change the world. Carefully curated by Mat Callahan and Yvonne Moore, this profusely illustrated treasury of song sheets, lyrics, photographs, histories, and biographical sketches explores the notion that our best hope lies in the capacity of ordinary working people to awaken to the need to emancipate ourselves and all of humanity. Located Exit 9E off 787 Collar City Bridge for Rte 7: on left at 2nd light between 9th and 10th Sts. Parking on left on 9th St., Old Fire station building parking lot left on 10th Use the door facing Hoosick St. Donation of $5 requested, $2 unemployed and students :more information: 518 407 3582

 

Tuesday, July 9, 6:30 – 8:45 pm, Bethlehem Public Library, 451 Delaware Avenue, Delmar, NY, Film: Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964, 1 hr 43 minutes) .  More commonly known simply as Dr. Strangelove, this film is a 1964 political satire black comedy,  that satirizes the Cold War fears of a nuclear conflict between the Soviet Union and the United States.  Directed by Stanley Kubrick, this classic film was produced at a time when the Cuban Missile Crisis was fresh in the viewers minds. This film about what could happen if the wrong person pushed the wrong button, is as timely today as it was in 1964.  Information: 518-466-1192

 

 

Monday, July 15, 5:00 – 6:00 pm, BNP Vigil: “No War on Iran, No U.S. Coup in Venezuela, End the Sanctions and End the Wars. ” , at the Four Corners, intersection of Kenwood and Delaware Aves. in Delmar.  Please join us as we oppose the Trump administrations threats of war. Possible signs: “NO WAR ON IRAN”, “NO US COUP IN VENEZUELA”, “END THE WARS”, “HANDS OFF VENEZUELA”. Join us for a few minutes or an hour. Bring your own sign, or use one of ours.  Information:518-466-1192.


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Monday, October 29, 2018, BNP Vigil: “STOP THE HATE” , at the Four Corners, intersection of Kenwood and Delaware Aves. in Delmar

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