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Winter appeal for refugees in and around Calais

November/December 2017

Stand Up To Racism and Care4Calais are organising a winter appeal for refugees still living in Calais and its surrounding area, or in Paris or Brussels. The destruction of the "Jungle" camp by French authorities has not ended the refugee crisis, it has wor...

Sheffield Green Business Group planned

March 2017

Sheffield Green Party members who own or run a business are invited to a meeting discussing policies for Sheffield Green Party which are friendly to local business, rather than remote, faceless and profit-sucking corporations. Please contact Councillor Rob...

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The Lynching - A fight for justice - Jackie Walker´s Solo Show

Thu 23 Nov 2017, 7pm, DINA, 32-34 Cambridge St. S1 4HP

Jackie´s black mother and Jewish father fought for civil rights in 1950s USA. Now history repeats itself as an ´anti-Semitism´ witch hunt threatens the Corbyn movement.

"Cheers and a standing ovation" (Jewish Chronicle)

"Catch her if you can! Outstanding." (Philip Leslie)

"I wholeheartedly support the right of anyone to criticise Israel without being branded antisemitic. That goes in particular for Jackie Walker" (Noam Chomsky)

Ticket Prices: £5 waged, £3 low-waged/unwaged.

Social: "Better Must Come"

Fri 24 Nov 2017, 8pm-midnight, Broomhall Community Centre, Broomspring Lane S10 2FD

An evening of music with a real ale bar, celebrating the new radical energy in the UK, organised by Broomhill & Sharrow Vale Labour Party Branch. Featuring:

Angelina Abel (African fusion dance)

Spit n Strings (socially conscious rhythmic poetry)

The Mighty Vipers (funky ska & reggae)

DJ Papa Al (The JuJu Club)

DJ The Globologist

Tickets: £5 from Airy Fairy (London Rd); Ellas Kitchen, 655 Ecclesall Rd; Cawa Coffee, 5 Crookes Rd, S10 5BA; Broomhill Labour Party Branch (c/o alan.deadman47@gmail.com or call 07903 9498931. Online tickets from Party for The People

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Sheffield Against Islamophobia

Sat 25 Nov 2017, 2-4pm, Broomhall Community Centre, Broomspring Lane S10 2FD

An event hosted by MEND (Muslim Engagement and Development) to bring people together in solidarity and to learn more about the menace of Islamophobia, empowering local communities and creating changemakers. Also featuring their landmark causes and cures presentation.

Guest speakers include Paul Blomfield MP (Sheffield Central)

Free event, refreshments will be provided.

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Public meeting: Stand Up To Islamophobia

Tue 28 Nov 2017, 7pm, Room 5, Showroom Cinema, 15 Paternoter Row S1 2BX

As part of Islamophobia Awareness Month, a public meeting hosted by Stand Up To Racism Sheffield on racist attacks, the "Prevent strategy", "Trojan Horse", the refugee crisis and attacks on Muslim organisations. Enough is enough! Join the fight back! Speakers:

Nadeem Murtuja (Just Yorkshire)

Amina Khan (MEND)

Abdullah Wasim (Sheffield Hallam University SU BME rep)

Shezana Hafiz (CAGE)

Amy Murch (NEU)

Includes screening of a short documentary of the Student Convoy to Calais in 2016. Details by email: sheffieldsutr@gmail.com

Facebook event page - Stand Up To Racism Sheffield

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