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June 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until July 16, 2019

Race and Revolution in the United States

This course explores the position that historically oppressed groups in the US — Puerto Ricans and Native, African, Chinese, Japanese and Mexican Americans have occupied in the US economy. We outline the Materialist/Marxist analysis of race ideology and how if differs from other interpretations. We also analyze the theoretical and political contributions that radicals of color in the US have made to the fight for human liberation.
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June 25 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

What is Democracy? A Film Screening and Discussion

Coming at a moment of profound political and social crisis, What Is Democracy? reflects on a word we too often take for granted. If we want to live in democracy, we must first ask what the word even means.
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June 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

The Struggle Against Sanctions: The case of Venezuela

Sanctions kill, and nowhere is that more clear than in Venezuela. Join us for a panel and discussion with analysts and activists who will examine the devastating consequences of sanctions on the people of Venezuela , and share a historical, socio-political and economic analysis of the current situation in Venezuela.
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June 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until June 29, 2019

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until June 29, 2019

Arabic Language for Social Movements (True Beginner) *New Course!

The Center for Language Justice and the People’s Forum are offering beginner-level courses to folks who have little to no prior knowledge of Arabic.
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June 26 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 7:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until July 24, 2019

Jazz: Music of the Black Holocaust

$15 – $120
Jazz: Music of the Black Holocaust is an introductory course that seeks to explore intersections of “jazz” music, historical perspectives of the African diaspora and their role and impact on contemporary society. Students will be introduced to basic jazz rhythms, melodies, harmonies, jazz culture, fashion and development through multi-media that includes videos, films and recordings. Open to the public.
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June 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Prescreening of CHULAS FRONTERAS (Beautiful Borders)

A zesty introduction to the music and culture of the Texas-Mexican border. During this event we will show special clips of the about-to-be released movie Chulas Fronteras directed by Les Blank.
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June 27 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

RAIZ UP FOR PRIDE LIBERATION!

This is a monthly open mic and showcase welcoming emcee’s, singers, dancers, poets, and all other artists! We do it for the culture! Our resistance to oppression and exploitation has been our main source of survival.
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June 27 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on Thursday, repeating until June 27, 2019

An event every week that begins at 7:30 pm on [day], repeating until July 25, 2019

Dance For The People

Come dance at The People's Forum! Together, we’ll study and embody the social and political significance of dance. Every week, we’ll build strength and skill, explore our creative impulses and learn new choreography.
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June 28 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

FILM SCREENING: Camp de Thiaroye

As the Senegalese troops are about to be transferred out of the camp, they learn they will only be given half the pay for their service as the French troops are unfairly converting French francs to Senegalese francs at half the rate to save money.
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June 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Putting Capital in our Hands: Why worker cooperatives gained traction in global movements for economic change

This session introduces the worker co-op model to folks who are curious but not really familiar with it yet. Join us as we explore the radical possibilities that worker co-ops bring to our visions of the future!
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June 29 @ 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Saturday, repeating until July 27, 2019

Capital, Volume 2 with the Capital Studies Group

Volume I of Capital is just the beginning of unraveling the underlying laws of capitalist development. After solving the form that the production of wealth takes within a society where generalized commodity production prevails under the domination of capital, Marx takes on the next big question.
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June 29 @ 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm

THE PEOPLE’S MARKET

The People’s Market features local artists, creatives and makers from the 5 boroughs, and beyond. Come learn, share experiences and build community while supporting our local. 
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