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Jul 27, 2016 - Climate Consultation for Spadina-Fort York

When: Wednesday, July 27th, 7pm
Where: Trinity Community Recreation Centre, 155 Crawford St.

MP Adam Vaughan is holding a climate change consultation for his riding Spadina-Fort York, July 27th at 7pm. It's up to us to show up and speak up in support of an ambitious national climate strategy.

Sign up for the event on Facebook and email to let your MP's office know you're participating.

Together, we'll show our support for a People's Climate Plan that keeps global warming below 1.5 degrees, builds a 100% renewable energy economy that works for transitioning fossil fuel workers, and enshrines justice and reconciliation for Indigenous peoples.
Jul 28, 2016 - Forum: Brexit

When: Thursday, July 28th, 7pm
Where: 290 Danforth Ave, Toronto

Much controversy surrounds the Brexit vote even amongst the left. At this forum, our speakers will be discussing the context and key reasons why Leave won, arguments for Remain, the response by the capitalist class and that of the left, and propsects.

* Tim Heffernan (Socialist Alternative)
* Migiel Figueroa (Communist Party of Canada)

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Jul 30, 2016 - No More Prisons!

When: Saturday July 30th, 12pm
Where: U.S. Embassy, Toronto

Join the students of BLMTO Freedom School for their closing action as they demand:
* No more political prisoners!
* No more prisoners!
* Support hunger strikes by incarcerated people across Ontario!
* Overturn all charges against BLMPasadena Freedom Fighter Jasmine Abdullah!

Performance by Ubuntu Drum and Dance Theatre

Around 60 men are on hunger strike in three different prisons in Ontario. They started the hunger strike to demand a meeting with MP Ralph Goodall and apparently they have gotten that, so they're continuing until the meeting actually happens and he makes concrete steps to implement their demands which you can see at | Facebook event
Jul 30, 2016 - Moncada Celebration

When: Saturday July 30th, 7pm
Where: 1604 Bloor Street West, Toronto (1 block west of Dundas West Subway Station)

* Music, dance, cash bar, raffle, door prize
* Words from the Cuban Consulate
* Special Video presentation of Fidel Castro's 90th Birthday

On July 26, 1953, 135 young revolutionaries led by Fidel Castro boldly assaulted the Moncada Barracks in Santiago de Cuba, the country's second-largest military fortress, while two smaller groups led by Abel Santamaria and Raúl Castro targeted important adjacent buildings. Though the Moncada Barracks did not fall, the revolutionary action was highly significant. It signalled the future battles that were to triumph in 1959 when the Cuban people celebrated the defeat of Fulgencio Batista's brutal dictatorship. As Fidel declared later, "Moncada taught us to turn setbacks into victories."

Organized by: Canadian-Cuban Friendship Association Toronto, Juan Gualberto Gomez Association of Cubans in Toronto, Latin American and Caribbean Solidarity Network, Friends of Cuba against the US Blockade, Toronto Forum on Cuba | Facebook event