10:30 am History of Communist and Left Movements in Turkey . @ Online
History of Communist and Left Movements in Turkey . @ Online
Feb 14 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
This is being organized by Yusuf Gürsey with some other possible speakers. Yusuf writes: “I am Turkish and born in Turkey but now residing in New Haven, CT. I am a member of of the US Peace Council and CPUSA and an associate of Communist Party of Turkey (TKP). I am a retired physicist from Middle East Technical University Ankara, Turkey but lately I have become an independent researcher in linguistics and history. I am also very knowledgeable about the struggles in other Middle East countries, particularly the Arab World and I am … Continued
1:00 pm Sunflower Alliance GND @ Online
Sunflower Alliance GND @ Online
Feb 14 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
We love the Green New Deal—so much that we’re devoting a whole meeting to it on Valentine’s Day! We’ve assembled a formidable panel of activists to talk about their roles in envisioning and advocating for a federal, statewide and regional Green New Deal. What has happened thus far? Where are we now, and how do we move strategically forward? The conversation will feature: Wietske Medema and Mark Van Landuyt, co-authors of the Bay Area Green New Deal; Sylvia Chi, Policy Director for Asian Pacific Environmental Network (APEN) and a convenor of … Continued
5:00 pm Big and Bold Strategies and Proposals for Systemic Transformation @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Big and Bold Strategies and Proposals for Systemic Transformation @ ONLINE, VIA 'ZOOM'
Feb 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Green Sunday – Green Party of Alameda County If we are ever to have a government that actually responds to the needs of the majority of people in this country, we are going to need much more than a change of administration and Congress. We need a fundamental change of consciousness. We also need fundamental and systemic changes to our systems. The values and beliefs on which our country was founded – imperialism, racism, patriarchy, and capitalism – and our current systems are killing us and the life-support system of … Continued
6:00 pm Movie Night: Pussy Riot A Punk Prayer @ Online
Movie Night: Pussy Riot A Punk Prayer @ Online
Feb 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Join us on Sunday, February 14th at 6pm to watch Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer together on Zoom! Here is the Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84443394573 After we watch the film people may stick around to discuss the film together! Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer is about three young women who face seven years in a Russian prison for a satirical performance in a Moscow cathedral. But who is really on trial in a case that has gripped the nation and the world beyond, three young artists or the society they live in? … Continued