Revolution #425, February 8, 2016


Hook up with the revolution

Coming Events at Revolution Books

Check the stores' websites for details and more events.

New York
Los Angeles

New York

Ngugi wa Thiong'o and Andy Zee at grand opening in Harlem

437 Malcolm X Blvd./Lenox Ave.

February 11, Thursday, 7 pm
An evening with Henry Chalfant, speaking on the new editions of his books Subway Art and Training Day–The Subway Artists Then and Now.


1103 N. Ashland Avenue
Hours: Wed-Fri: 2 pm to 7 pm; Sat: noon to 7 pm; Sun: 1pm to 5 pm

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.

Los Angeles

Mailing address: P.O. Box 29141, Los Angeles, CA 90029
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February 11, Thursday, 7 pm
Downtown LA Artwalk. Join Revolution Books and BA Everywhere to take out Revolution newspaper to thousands looking for a different way the world could be and how to be part of changing it. Meet on Spring St., just south of 5th St., or call 213-304-9864 to join in.

February 11, Thursday, 7 pm
Join an outreach team at the Maria Alyokhina (of Pussy Riot) speaking event at Royce Hall, UCLA. Contact Revolution Books to volunteer: 323-463-3500.

February 13, Saturday, 11 am
Join Revolution Books’ table at One Billion Rising Revolution to End Violence Against Women. Flash mob and community rally at Sal Guarriello Veterans’ Memorial (at the intersection of Holloway Drive and Santa Monica Blvd.), 8383 Santa Monica Blvd. Contact Revolution Books to volunteer: 323-463-3500.

The Los Angeles bookstore is now open at a temporary location while we continue the search for a new permanent space: Multicultural Artists United (MCAU) Gallery, 220 Glendale Blvd. (between Temple & Beverly). Contact the store at 323-463-3500, or P.O. Box 29141, Los Angeles, CA 90029, or to make donations, raise big funds, find out about book tables and programs, and to contribute in many ways to the campaign to relocate and revitalize the store as soon as possible.


2444 Durant Avenue
New Hours: 11 am–7 pm Mon–Sat, 1 pm–6 pm Sun

February 11, Thursday, 7 pm
On the 5th anniversary of the uprising in Egypt, showing of The Square, which documents the activity of radicals within the uprising in Cairo. Followed by a discussion on the critical need for a core of communist leadership, based on Bob Avakian’s statement, “Egypt 2011: Millions Have Heroically Stood Up... The Future Remains to Be Written.”


2615 South King Street, Suite 211
Hours: 12 noon–6 pm every day

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.


1158 Mass Ave., 2nd Floor, Cambridge
Hours: Thursday & Friday 4-6 pm; Saturday 12-6 pm


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, the initiative to End Pornography and Patriarchy: The Enslavement and Degradation of Women.

Saturdays, 1 pm
Screening and discussion of sections of the film BA Speaks: REVOLUTION—NOTHING LESS!

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.”


2804 Mayfield Rd. (at Coventry)
Cleveland Heights 216-932-2543
New Hours: Noon—6 pm, Wednesday—Saturday

February 11, Thursday, 6:30-8:30 pm
Watch and discuss the 4th hour of the film BA Speaks: REVOLUTION—NOTHING LESS!


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



P.O. Box 5360
Atlanta, GA 31107

February 14, Sunday, 4-6 pm
Join us for discussion digging into Bob Avakian’s new synthesis of communismwith articles from Revolution newspaper and clips from the films of Bob Avakian’s speeches. 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.


Revolution Distributors
P.O. Box 230112, Houston, TX 77223


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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