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Southern Cross Brigade to Cuba – 2014/2015
VISIT CUBA BE MORE THAN A TOURIST
Get an in-depth experience of the history, culture and achievements of a small socialist country and show your solidarity with the Cuban people.
Highlights of this year’s program are:
- Tour of the historic centre of old Havana, gala performance of the Cuban National Ballet, as well as opportunities to explore Havana independently
- Visits to Baracoa Beach as well as regional visits to Villa Clara and Cienfuegos
- Meet with medical students and visit a comprehensive general medical centre
- Visit a Cuban trade fair and participate in agricultural activities with local cooperative farmers
- Learn about the Cuban revolution, economic and social model, democratic process and international relations
- Participate in cultural activities – salsa and more!
The cost of the Brigade is $1100, including accommodation, internal transport, activities and almost all meals within Cuba. Flights to and from Cuba are not included.
Contact Peter: firstname.lastname@example.org or 0439 091 767
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PAUL (Philippines Australia Union Link) – Inaugural Annual Fund Raising Dinner
Wednesday October 1
Huong Huong Restaurant
(mixture of Chinese, Vietnamese and Thai)
228 Marrickville Road, Marrickville
RSVP: Eric 0400 437 824 by September 26
All proceeds to fund KMU organisers through the PAUL-KMU-APHEDA project.
Free the Cuban 5
Sunday October 5
Outside the US Consulate
Martin Place Sydney
In support of the release of the three left in jail: Antonio Guerrero, Ramón Labañino and Gerardo Hernández.
Venezuela – the revolution continues
Monday October 6 (Labour Day holiday)
9:00am - 6:00pm
Redfern Town Hall
73 Pitt Street, Redfern
Feature discussions will include Ideology of Bolivarian revolution, Social and economic achievements, Truth and media lies of revolution, Bolivarian Alternative for the America.
Contact: Vlaudin 0450 082 960, Fred 0412 556 527, or Roberto 0425 182 994
An event organised by the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, in conjunction with: Australia Venezuela Solidarity Network, Bolivarian Circle, Chile Solidarity Committee, Committee for Human Rights in Guatemala, Communist Party of Australia, Green Left Weekly, Grupo Ibiray - Fondo Raul Sendic, Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front Committee (Sydney), Latin America Social Forum, Maritime Union of Australia, Socialist Alliance, Socialist Alternative, United for Colombia.
Against execution, against torture – 26th anniversary of the execution of the political prisoners in Iran!
Saturday October 11
Pennant Hills Community Centre
Corner of Yarrara & Ramsay Road (Opposite of Pennant Hills Railway station)
In commemoration of the thousands of comrades who sacrificed their lives for freedom and social justice, for emancipation of humanity from the clutches of oppression, exploitation and modern slavery! Ever since the summer of 1988, when thousands of political prisoners were executed in Iran, we remember our fallen comrades who said NO to the Islamic regime’s demands and were executed brutally by hanging.
Program Solidarity messages from Australian left organisations
Guest speaker Shadi Amin Europe, feminist & political activist
Film: Tell me of the Sea, the latest work of film maker Reza Alamehzadeh
Entrance fee: $15
Further info: 0413 489 420 or email@example.com
Presented by the Solidarity Committee with the Iranian Workers’ Movement
Lebanese Communists – Celebrate 90th Anniversary
Saturday October 18
8:30pm at the
Westella Sky Lounge,
3 New Street East, Lidcombe
The Lebanese Communists invite you to celebrate the 90th Anniversary of their party’s foundation.
Ticket $75 – including full entertaiment, top mezza, dinner, soft drinks, beer and wine.
For tickets call Allan Maarbani on 0412 035 800.
Please tell your comrades.
Celebrate The Great October Revolution
Friday November 7
74 Buckingham Street Surry Hills
More Info 02 9699 8844 (Tom or Linda)
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Wednesday, October 1, 2014