RADICAL RANTS AT THE SPIRAL CAFE!
WHAT DO YOU STAND FOR?
STAND UP! SPEAK UP! SPEAK OUT!
Theme for the evening: SOLIDARITY
Join us for an awesome early evening
activist gathering, people's forum and round table discussion
supporting and empowering each other
to raise our voices in critical resistance
featuring engaging speakers, impassioned activists and YOU!
Focused on social environmental economic justice
celebrating our solidarity and having fun all at the same time!
FEATURED RANTERS FOR THE EVENING INCLUDE:
Animal Alliance Environment Voters Party of Canada
Curve Lake First Nation (Ojibwe)
Madrona Farm, Farmland Protection Coalition
Protecting Farmland, First Nations Land Stewardship, Industrialization as Colonization and How Acting Locally in Solidarity Can Ripple Out to Site C
Victoria Immigrant and Refugee Centre
What is the impact of the arrival of hundreds of Syrian newcomers to Greater Victoria? What are the best practices coming out of this experience? How has the community responded? What lessons can we apply to other social movements?
Socialist Fightback BC
Successful Solidarity: how the collective action of different groups within the working class can lead to positive reforms
Social Environmental Alliance
Proportional Representation and a Report Back from the Frontlines of Land Defender Camps in BC
The evening also includes an open mic so you can get up there,
group discussions so you can get involved,
and a flyer table so you stay informed,
spreading the word, being heard!
This is our forum! All power to the people!
Bring your favourite radical poem and songs to share with us
Obviously, hate speeches of any kind will not be tolerated
Wanna be a featured ranter?
Know someone else who should be?
Let us know!
THIS IS AN ALL AGES EVENT
Sponsored by the Social Environmental Alliance
and the free radical bulletin board
Admission: $5 or pay what you can
(no one turned away due to lack of funds)
All proceeds will go to worthy causes
We acknowledge this event is taking place
on traditional Lekwungen territory
RADICAL RANTS AT THE SPIRAL CAFE!
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