Revolution #408, October 12, 2015
Hook up with the revolution
Coming Events at Revolution Books
Check the stores' websites for details and more events.
Will re-open in mid-October at 437 Malcolm X Blvd/Lenox Ave, New York, NY 10037. Temporary mailing address: Revolution Books, 30 E. 125th St., #141, NYC 10035
GRAND OPENING IN EARLY NOVEMBER
Visit Revolution Books NYC Without Walls while the new space is under construction:
Every Wednesday, 3-6 pm
Book table by Harlem Hospital, 135 St. & Malcolm X Blvd./Lenox Ave.
Every Saturday, 1:30-4 pm
Book table at 125th St. & Malcolm X Blvd./Lenox Ave.
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.
October 15, Thursday, 7:30 pm
Screening and continuing discussion of film BA Speaks: REVOLUTION—NOTHING LESS! This time: “Bourgeois Democratic Intellectuals Thinking Like Serfs Unable to Imagine a Different World.” Every first and third Thursday.
October 18, Sunday, 3 pm
Special screening of the 1971 documentary The Murder of Fred Hampton, the assassination of this Black Panther leader on December 4, 1969 by Chicago police and the FBI. Most relevant today as we get ready for Rise Up October. $10 at door to support Revolution Books.
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.”
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
October 18, 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.
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