March 31, Fri., 1:30 p.m.
Jane Finder memorial luncheon. Jane was a retired CPL librarian, CLUW member, longtime Modern Bookstore volunteer, & member of Rogers Park club CPUSA. At Unity Center, 3339 S. Halsted St. Info: (773) 446-9920 x205. Donations to PWW in Jane’s memory would be greatly appreciated.

March 31, Fri., 5-9 p.m.
“Immigrant Communities Standing Together” Annual Fundraiser for Coalition of African, Arab, Asian, European, & Latino Immigrants of Illinois. At Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington St. (at Michigan Ave.). Variety of local performance groups: spoken word acts, drumming ensembles, dance troupes, & much more. Info: call Isabel Anadon at (773) 248-1019, visit website

Beginning April 1, Saturdays. 3-5 p.m.
Spanish for activists! Learn Spanish in a group setting. Various levels of proficiency offered. Led by Guillermo Cohen, language instructor at high school & university level. At Unity Center, 3339 S Halsted St. Sponsor: Workers Education Society. Limited space. Please call (773) 446-9925 or email

April 1, Sat., 10 a.m.–noon,
Political Affairs Readers’ Group (monthly meeting) will discuss “Terror: Who Benefits and Why?” by Gary Tedman (Jan. 2006 issue). At Niebyl-Proctor Marxist Library, 6501 Telegraph Ave. Sponsored by Elizabeth Gurley Flynn Club, CPUSA. Info or copy of article, call the library: (510) 595-7417.

April 8, Sat., 9:30 a.m.–2 p.m.
Workshop: Fight Against Racism & Fight for Equality. At W.E.B. Du Bois Center, 4515 Baltimore Ave. Registration $10 includes reading materials & lunch. Hosted by Eastern PA & DE Dist. CPUSA. Info & RSVP e-mail or call (215) 222-8895.

March 31, Fri., 8 p.m.–10 p.m.
Mo Amer live in Comedy for Justice. Support the demand for justice by friends & family of Army Specialist John Torres (who was Mo Amer’s best friend & died in Afghanistan) & help fund the documentary “Murder & Heroin in Bagram.” At Embassy Suites Hotel Ballroom, 5500 N. River Rd. (2 blocks S of Rosemont stop on Blue Line, in front of Convention Center). Donation $20. Info: (773) 486-8499.

April 29, Sat., 9:30 a.m.
14th Annual Hershel Walker Peace & Justice awards breakfast. Awardees include: Quincy Boyd (Pres. AFSCME Local 2730), Joan Suarez (JwithJ), & PROMO (Personal Rights of Missourians). Shelby Richardson, recently back from Venezuela, will speak on tremendous changes there. At Postal Workers Union Hall, 1717 S. Broadway. Tickets $10 in advance, $15 at door. Sponsored by MO/KS Friends of PWW. Info: Tony (314) 776-7732 or

April 8, Sat., 2 p.m.
No Child Left Untested, presentation & discussion of Bush administration failed education policies where every child is left behind: who profits & what needs to be done? With Deb Wilmer, educator & member of our board. At Salt of the Earth Labor College, 1902 W. Irene Vista. Info: (520) 624-4789, e-mail

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