May 3, Sat., café 7 p.m., cabaret 8 p.m.
The Bolshevik Café: Music, stand-up comedy & spoken word plus display: 50 years of political posters, t-shirts & other left memorabilia. Put the social in socialism, the comic in communism & pizza in the proletariat! Sliding scale admission $5 – $15, food sold separately. At Finn Hall, 1819 10th St. Sponsored by Billie Holiday Collective. Info: (415) 863-6637 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
April 23, Wed., 7 p.m.
The 2008 elections & creating a green economy that works for all. With Lillie Molina (Little Village Enviro. Justice Org.), Chicago Sierra Club & PWW labor ed. John Wojcik. Plus short video on global warming & exhibits on home recycling, composting & urban agriculture. At 3339 S Halsted St. Free. Sponsors: PWW/NM, Dynamic magazine & Workers Education Society. Info: 773-446-9932.
Free asthma screenings
April 26, Sat., 11a.m. – 2p.m.
Armour Square Park, North of 35th Street & East of Shields.
May 4, Sun., 10a.m. – 3p.m., Century Shopping Center, 2828 N. Clark Street.
Nationwide screenings sponsored by The American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology. For more locations and dates: .
May 3, Sat., 1 – 4 p.m.
Annual May Day picnic. Food, fun & activities. At 19178 Collinson, Eastpointe (north of Vernier, east of Kelly Rd).
Donation: $8. Sponsored by Michigan Friends of the PWW. Info: (313) 262-7294.
Through April 30, Mon. – Fri.,
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Paul Robeson: A Hero For All Time Exhibit on Paul Robeson, scholar, athlete, singer & actor. With emphasis on his political development, principles & activism, his powerful support of unions & working people & his message that is still fresh and relevant to the struggles of today. In the Rotunda of Oakland City Hall. Info: .
May 3, Sat., 9:30 a.m.
MO/KS Friends of People’s Weekly World host 16th Annual Hershel Walker Peace & Justice Awards Breakfast. At the Postal Workers Union Hall, 1717 S. Broadway. Tickets $15 in advance, $20 at door. Tables $100. Information, tickets, program booklet ad-rates: call Tony Pecinovsky at (314) 776-7732 or e-mail email@example.com.
April 26, Sat., 2 p.m.
May Day the Real Labor Day, presentation & discussion with Joe Bernick, Director of Salt of the Earth Labor College. At Salt of the Earth Labor College, 1902 E. Irene Vista, www.saltearthlaborcollege.org. Info: e-mail