FILM SCREENING: ‘THE MOMENT WAS NOW’ – HISTORY COMES ALIVE

During this historic moment of both crisis and opportunity, the film version of the musical, The Moment Was Now, captures the striking parallels between the era of Reconstruction portrayed in the film and our current movements for justice.

Arabic Language and Film Club Summer 2020 Class Registration

Algarabía Language Co-op is offering new *virtual* Arabic courses! Special focus will be given to learning vocabulary and community organizing terminology relevant to contemporary social movements in the U.S. and the Arab world.

OUT OF SIGHT: Film Screening and Discussion

"Out of Sight" features 18-year-old Farzan Sheikh, who was struck in the face, on two separate occasions, by lead pellets fired by Indian occupying forces in Srinagar, Kashmir.

The Deal of the Century and Ongoing Imperialist Attacks on Palestine

Virtual Event with The People's Forum

As the world still battles an ongoing global pandemic, the Israeli government intensified violence against the Palestinian people and renewed efforts to annex 30% of the West Bank. How should we understand this in the context of over 70 years of land theft, violence, occupation, and apartheid? Join Ali Abunimah for a discussion.

WE ARE THE WORKING CLASS — A photo project

The People's Forum 320 West 37th Street, New York, NY

There's still time to submit! Pick up your camera! Pick up your phone! Join WE ARE THE WORKING CLASS — An internationalist photo project. A project to construct memory, exchange our common visions, and share messages of unity. Deadline: July 30th. Read more and learn how to participate!

Virtual Book Talk: Climate Solutions Beyond Capitalism

Millions around the world are demanding action and actively seeking solutions to the unfolding climate crisis. But what if we look to solutions beyond how we currently structure our economies? Climate Solutions Beyond Capitalism makes the case that socialism provides the framework for solving the crisis

Amilcar Cabral and the Liberation Struggle

To revolutionary movements throughout the world, the struggle in Guinea is of prime importance as an outstanding illustration of the need to study one’s own concrete conditions and to make the revolution according to these conditions. A lecture and discussion.

Socialism vs. Barbarism: Understanding the New Cold War on China

A lecture and discussion with the Qiao Collective to equip us with an analysis of U.S.-China relations within a longer history of U.S. imperialist aggression; the nature of socialism with Chinese characteristics; and China's vision of multilateralism as an alternative to U.S. unilateralism.

ART OF INNOCENCE: THE PEOPLE’S STRUGGLE TO ABOLISH THE DEATH PENALTY

The People's Forum 320 West 37th Street, New York, NY

Online Art Exhibit + Performances + Panel Discussion on Abolishing the Death Penalty. A day to expose the case of Billie Allen, a man who has spent the past 23 years of his life on Federal Death Row for a crime he didn’t commit. An opportunity to amplify the voices of families and friends impacted by the death penalty and or a wrongful conviction, and exposing the truth of the unjust and dehumanizing criminal justice system.

LESSONS FROM CUBA

Join Belly of the Beast for an exchange between Devyn Springer and James Early on the connection between the  Cuban struggle and anti-racist movement in the US, and a first look at Belly of the Beast's upcoming documentary.