Revolution #402, August 31, 2015
Hook up with the revolution
Coming Events at Revolution Books
Check the stores' websites for details and more events.
Store in transition. Call, email, or, check their website for updates.
Revolution Books must move from its 26th street location. As soon as funds are raised and a new location secured, the bookstore will re-open. Read more.
Every Thursday, 4-7 pm
Open House on the History of Socialism. Bring your questions about the history of socialist societies in the 20th century, from 1917-1956 in the Soviet Union and 1949-1976 in China. We will delve into what they aimed to do, their great achievements, and their shortcomings and problems.
September 3, Thursday, 7:30 pm
Resuming this week: Screening and continuing discussion of the film BA Speaks: REVOLUTION—NOTHING LESS! This time: “The Election Hustle: ‘If They Draw You in, They Win.’" Every 1st and 3rd Thursday.
September 6, Sunday, 3 pm
Afternoon Jazz Jam with Tunji Heath, Gary Pak and friends.
Wednesdays, 6:30 pm
Weekly discussion of major articles in Revolution newspaper, and let’s talk about how you can become part of building the movement for revolution.
89 S. Washington St. (off 1st Ave. in Pioneer Square)
Hours: 11 am—6 pm Wednesday & Friday, 11 am—9 pm Thursday,
11 am—5 pm Saturday, and noon—4 pm Sunday
Fridays, 4 pm
Get involved in the fight for abortion rights and connect with StopPatriarchy.org, the initiative to End Pornography and Patriarchy: The Enslavement and Degradation of Women.
Saturdays, 1 pm
Screening and discussion of sections of the film REVOLUTION AND RELIGION: The Fight for Emancipation and the Role of Religion; A Dialogue Between CORNEL WEST & BOB AVAKIAN.
Sundays, 1 pm
Come dig into “The Cold but Liberating Truth About the Police, the Struggle for Justice, and Revolution,” and “A Statement from the Revolutionary Communist Party: On the Strategy for Revolution.”
September 1, Tuesday, 6 pm
Discussion of the special issue of Revolution/revcom.us: “10 Years Since Katrina and 60 Years Since Emmett Till.”
4152 Woodward Avenue (and Willis)
lower level, enter from back of building (Look for Zef's Cafe on street level)
Open every Friday 4-8 pm
September 6, Sunday, 4-6 pm
Join us for discussions of clips from the films REVOLUTION AND RELIGION: The Fight for Emancipation and the Role of Religion; A Dialogue Between CORNEL WEST & BOB AVAKIAN, and BA Speaks: REVOLUTION—NOTHING LESS!, articles from revcom.us/Revolution newspaper, and the struggle to fight the power, and transform the people, for revolution. Little 5 Points Arts and Community Center, 1083 Austin Ave. NE, top floor, Room 202. Parking in rear, wheelchair accessible. Contact store for more info.
Every Monday, 5 pm
Discussion of quotes from BAsics, from the talks and writings of Bob Avakian, the handbook for revolution. Burger King, 3730 Scott St. @ Cleburne, in Third Ward, or call 832-865-0408 for more info.
Check the stores' websites for details, information, and more events.
Unless otherwise noted, the events listed on this page are in English, but in many cases Spanish translation is available. Please call the bookstore in advance to request Spanish translation.
If you like this article, subscribe, donate to and sustain Revolution newspaper.