Toronto Socialist Action Presents
OISE, 252 Bloor Street West [at the St. George Station]
Everyone is welcome. $4 Donation Requested
|Friday, September 22, 7 p.m. @ OISE 5-280
I Am Not Your Negro
|1h 33 min | 2017
Writer James Baldwin tells the story of race in modern America with his unfinished novel, Remember This House. Norman Otis Richmond, producer of Diasporic Music on Black Rock, will open the discussion.
|Friday, September 29, 7 p.m. @ OISE 5-150
Ukraine on Fire
|1h 35 min | 2016 | Documentary
New perspectives on 2014’s Maidan Massacre and the overthrow of Ukrainian leader Viktor Yanukovych. Konstantin Goulich, Russian community activist and long-time observer of events in Ukraine, will lead off the discussion.
|Friday, October 6, 7 p.m. @ OISE 5-150
|1h 40 min | 2016 | Crime Film/Documentary
Explores the history of racial inequality in the United States, focusing on the fact that its prisons are disproportionately filled with African-Americans.
|Friday, October 13, 7 p.m. @ OISE 5-150
|1h 25 min | 2016 | Documentary
A Canadian feature-length documentary film that defends the Inuit seal hunt, arguing the hunt is a vital means for Inuit peoples to sustain themselves.
|Friday, October 20, 7 p.m. @ OISE 5-280
|1h 28 min | 2016 | Documentary
The untold story of migrant agricultural workers who are struggling under Canada’s Temporary Foreign Worker Program. The film examines the lives of a group of resisting migrant women.
|Friday, October 27, 7 p.m. @ OISE 5-150
Every Cook Can Govern: The Life, Impact & Work of CLR James
|2h 1 min | 2016 | Documentary
This historical tour-de-force interweaves never-before-seen footage of C.L.R. James and astute analysis from leading scholars of his work.
|Friday, November 3, 7 p.m. @ OISE 5-150
From Czar to Lenin
|1h 8 min | 1937 | Documentary
A cinematic account of the Russian Revolution. A classic. Barry Weisleder, co-editor of Socialist Action newspaper, will will make a presentation to mark the 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution.