Hear classic STUDS TERKEL interviews from dissidents: artist-activists targeted in the Cold War, anti-communist "red scare" of the 1950s that often resulted in baing "blacklisted"/not allowed to work: Pulitzer Prize winning American playwright ARTHUR MILLER & JOHN HENRY FAULK, story teller/activist. The failed "war on drugs" and "war on terrorism" continue to shred more of our Constitution: KNOW YOUR RIGHTS presented by the NATIONAL LAWYERS GUILD read by actor-activist PETER COYOTE. Plus events calendar (see below).
SAT.SEPT.28,6pm:PUT A SOCIALIST ON THE CITY COUNCIL---AGAIN
1919 Minneapolis City Council had socialists:hear from Macalester College labor history PROF.PETER RACHLEFF and labor activist DAVE RIEHLE, plus 2013 candidate TY MOORE (running in WARD 9). TEXAS CHILE & desserts by LYDIA HOWELL.
MAY DAY BOOKS 301 Cedar Ave.S.(basement HUB Bikes),West Bank, Minneapolis (612)333-4719
FRI.SEPT. 27-SUN.SEPT.29: 2013 TC BLACK FILM FESTIVAL (schedule:www.tcbff.org )
SHOWPLACE ICON THEATER,1625 West End Blvd., St.Louis Park, MN
TUE. OCT.1, 7pm: IRAQ & TURMOIL IN THE MIDDLE EAST w/Iraqui-Amer. SAMI RASOULI at ST.JOAN OF ARC CHURCH,(Hospirality Hall), 4537 Third Avenue, south Minneapolis (612)827-5364 www.wamm.org
SAMI RASOULI lived in Minneapolis for many years before returning to his homeland to found MUSLIM PEACEMAKER TEAMS. Get a fresh perspective about current events.