Autonomy Films and Bridport UNITE Community Group present “JOE HILL – HE NEVER DIED!”

Joe HillToday, 19th November 2015,  is the 100th anniversary of the death of Joe Hill.  He was an activist and union organizer whose songs have inspired the labour movement worldwide.  A thorn in the side of exploitative bosses and the US state, he was executed in Utah on 19th November 1915 on a trumped-up murder charge.  Come to celebrate the life of this extraordinary man, watch a short documentary film, mark his unjust death, and enjoy his songs – join in if you want!  Hear Paul Robeson sing about him.

Saturday 28th November 2015 WI Hall, North Street, Bridport 7 pm for 7.30 pm Entry £3, less if you can’t afford it! Vegetarian pies on sale from 6.45 pm

EVENTS ORGANISED BY OTHERS

Tuesday 24th November
Naomi Klein’s new film ‘THIS CHANGES EVERYTHING’ The climate change film of the moment The Beehive, Honiton 8 pm Entry:  £5

Wednesday 25th November
Meeting about HOUSING The Corn Exchange, Dorchester  7pm

Saturday 28th November DORSET PARADE FOR THE PLANET 12.00 p.m. – 3 p.m. Bournemouth Pier Approach

Wednesday 2nd December
BRIDFEM XMAS PARTY 7 p.m. The Snug at The George, South Street, Bridport, 6pm £8 including nibbles, followed by discussion about Women and Xmas (Self-defined women welcome).

Friday 11th December
SUFFRAGETTE    (film starring Carey Mulligan) The Electric Palace, South Street, Bridport Doors 6 p.m. event starts 7pm. Members of Bridfem will give an introduction relating the story to Bridport, and there will be a discussion afterwards for anyone who wishes. All tickets £4 on the door – no need to book just turn up! (All genders welcome)

Saturday 12th December
THE CHRISTMAS MARCH FOR THE KINGFISHER WARD AND MATERNITY UNIT
Top o’Town Carpark, Dorchester  11 a.m. Assemble for march through town, ending at Borough Gardens

Monday 14th December
BRIDPORT LABOUR PARTY XMAS SOCIAL British Legion Hall, Victoria Grove, Bridport 7pm Entry:  £12 including meal (curry) and entertainment (Cartoon Action Theatre) Guest speaker: Billy Bragg Licensed bar

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  1. Reblogged this on Industrial Workers of the World Dorset.

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