April 2, Sat., 7 p.m.
Movie Night: “The Battle of Algiers.” At Chicago’s Unity Center, 3339 S Halsted St. Free, discussion afterwards. Info: (773) 446-9925.
April 12, Tues., 7 p.m.
“Social Security – Crisis or Wall Street Rip-off?” Hear activists from Ill. United to Protect Social Security, retirees & the disabled community. Unity Center, 3339 S. Halsted St. Refreshments, free. Info: (773) 446-9925.
May 29, Sun., 2 p.m.
We won’t forget! Republic Steel Memorial Day 1937. Commemoration meeting & rally remembering those who died for workers’ rights. Speakers, entertainment, refreshments, free. At Memorial Hall, 11731 S. Avenue ‘O’. Sponsored by: Steelworkers Organization of Active Returees Chapter 31-9. Info: (773) 646-4370.
April 9, Sat., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.
S. Cal. District CPUSA invites activists & organizers to our opening pre-convention discussion for our 28th National Convention. Discussing draft main political resolution, available on website: www.cpusa.org. At the Workers Center, 1251 S. St. Andrews Pl. Bring your lunch, beverages will be available. Info: (323) 733-3415 or e-mail: socal @ cpusa.org.
April 30, Sat., 9:30 a.m.
Missouri/Kansas District Friends of People’s Weekly World 13th ‘Hershel Walker Peace and Justice Awards Breakfast.’ At Postal Workers Union Hall, 1717 S. Broadway. Awardees include Mo. State Rep. Jeanette Mott Oxford, Pro-Vote Organizer Margarida Jorge, & Nurses Union UFCW 655. Keynote speaker: Keren Wheeler, editor Dynamic Magazine. Ticket & adbook info:
call Tony Pecinovsky, (314) 776-7732 or
e-mail: moks @ pww.org.
April 16, Sat., 2 p.m.
“Why Do the American People Vote Against Their Own Class Interests?” Community forum: panel of local progressive leaders will explore causes and solutions. At Salt of the Earth Labor College, 1902 E. Irene Vista. Nominal registration fee. Info: (520) 624-4789, or e-mail SELC @ webtv.net.