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THE COMMUNIST MANIFESTO Reading and Discussion

Join the Youth for Socialist Action in a reading and discussion of the world’s most famous political document, The Communist Manifesto, by Karl Marx and Frederick Engels.

Participants are encouraged to read the Manifesto prior to the session.

The discussion will be led by Yasin Kaya, a member of Youth for
Socialist Action and a PhD student at York University.

You can access the text online here:
www.marxists.org/archive/marx/works/1848/communist-manifesto/.

September 20, Thursday 7 pm. OISE – Room 2-212, 252 Bloor St. W., above the St.
George Subway Station.

Greek Socialist Speaks About Anti-Austerity Fight

Toronto Socialist Action presents a public forum

Greek Socialist Speaks about anti-austerity fight

Special guest: Michael Skourtis

Based in Athens, Michael is a leader of OKDE-Spartakos (Organization of Communist Internationalists in Greece), Greek section of the Fourth International, and of ANTARSYA, the revolutionary electoral coalition. He is editor of the OKDE magazine Spartakos, an organizer of the annual Athens anti-racism festival, and is involved in the ‘social kitchens’ of the Athens anti-poverty movement. For weeks in 2011 he participated in the Occupation of Syntagma (parliament) Square. Michael will discuss the post-June 17 election situation, workers’ resistance to the capitalist austerity drive, and opposition to the fascist Golden Dawn party.An open Q & A, and discussion period will follow the presentation.Wednesday, August 22 7 p.m.
OISE, 252 Bloor St. West, Room 2-211
(at the St. George Subway Station)

Everyone is welcome. $4 donation requested, or PWYC.
Forum endorsed by: Toronto Forum on Cuba, Youth for Socialist Action, NDP Socialist Caucus, International Council of Latin American and Caribbean Women of Canada – Latin@s, and Socialist Unity League (LUS) Mexico.

For more information, e-mail: barryaw@rogers.com visit the SA web site at:
www.socialistactioncanada.org or call 416-535-8779

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Photo: http://willyloman.wordpress.com/2011/05/29/photos-of-greek-protests-may-25th-2011/

Ontario Student Strike Training Camp

July 27 at 7:00pm until July 29 at 5:00pm in UTC-04
Registration Desk: 5 Bancroft Ave., Lobby of the Earth Sciences Centre — University of Toronto

PLEASE FILL OUT THE ONLINE REGISTRATION FORM HERE:
http://www.utgsu.ca/stuorgtrain/
– and spread the word to any other students who you think will be interested !

On the weekend of July 28 – 29th, several student organizers from Quebec will be coming to the University of Toronto to train the crew of Ontario student organizers who will be (direct) democratizing their campuses and mobilizing towards a student strike. Whether you are an experienced organizer or new to the scene, whether you’re on the ex…See More

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Public Forum: Eyewitness report on Greece (July 4)

Socialist Action Public Forum

Eyewitness report on Greece
– Election, Workers’ movement, EU Crisis

Speaker: Barry Weisleder, co-chair, NDP Socialist Caucus, Canada editor of Socialist Action newspaper

with supplementary remarks

by Elizabeth Byce and Judy Koch

An open Q & A, and discussion period will follow the presentations.

Wednesday, July 4   7 p.m.
OISE, 252 Bloor St. West, Room 2-212

(at the St. George Subway Station)

Everyone is welcome. $4 donation requested, or PWYC.

For more information, e-mail: barryaw@rogers.com visit the SA web site at:

http://www.socialistactioncanada.org or call 416-535-8779

Source: https://athens.indymedia.org/