Friday, July 3, 2009

Harlem Bookstore Presents Speakers Forum

Revolution Books Presents"The Ascendancy of Obama and the Continued Need for Resistance andLiberation" A Dialogue between Cornel West and Carl Dix July 14, Tuesday, 7:00 pm Harlem Stage at Aaron Davis Hall 150 Convent Ave at West 135th Street

CORNEL WEST is one of America's most provocative public intellectuals and has been a champion for racial justice since childhood. His writing, speaking, and teaching weave together the traditions of the black BaptistChurch, progressive politics, and jazz. The New York Times has praised his"ferocious moral vision." Dr. West currently teaches at PrincetonUniversity.

CARL DIX is a long-time revolutionary and a founding member of theRevolutionary Communist Party, USA. In 1970 Carl was one of the Fort Lewis6, six GI's who refused orders to go to Vietnam. He served two years inLeavenworth Military Penitentiary for this stand. In the aftermath of the 1985 bombing of the MOVE house inPhiladelphia, Carl initiated the Draw the Line statement, a powerfulcondemnation of the attack. He co-founded the October 22nd Coalition toStop Police Brutality in 1996. Carl coordinated the Katrina hearings ofthe 2006 Bush Crimes Commission. Get your tickets today. Space is limited. Tickets: $20, $10 with student ID Group rates available Premium Tickets: $100 To buy tickets online: http://purchase.tickets.com/buy/TicketPurchase?organ_val=26765&schedule=list

For buy tickets by phone: 212-281-9240 ext.6Tickets also available at Revolution Books, 212-691-3345 To volunteer, donate towards, or help promote this ground-breaking event, contact Revolution Books, 212-691-3345 or email:cornelcarldialogue@gmail.com

Directions to: HARLEM STAGE at AARON DAVIS HALL, 150 Convent Ave. at West135th St. 1 train to 137th Street at Broadway or A, B, C, D to 125th Street at St.Nicholas Proceeds of this event will benefit Revolution Books (NYC) and thePrisoners Revolutionary LiteratureFund(www.prisonersrevolutionaryliteraturefund.org), which provides subsidized subscriptions to Revolution newspaper and otherrevolutionary literature to prisoners. Revolution Books / Libros RevoluciĆ³n 146 W. 26th Street, near 7th Ave., New York City Phone 212-691-3345

www.revolutionbooksnyc.org Open every day, noon to 7pm If you want to understand and radically change the world, support and keep Revolution Books open.
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