The CME has been educating revolutionists since 1975 by hosting events that are free and open to the public. Through the generosity of volunteers, we provide lectures, films, book talks, strategy meetigs and discussion groups from global, national, and local socialists for anyone who believes that capitalism isn't working, and wants to find a better way.
Saturday, March 16 | 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
A report from Brazil under Bolsonaro
The world did not end when the right-wing populist Bolsonaro took office in Brazil last December. In fact, his rise has prompted moves to greater unity in the Left. Gary Dotterman reports on developments. Gary lives in Minas Gerais, the most industrialized (and unionized) state in Brazil. He is the former long-time director of the CME.
Sunday, March 17 | 6:00 PM
Documentary-style drama showing the events that led up to the tragic incident on January 30, 1972 in the Northern Ireland town of Derry when a protest march led by civil rights activist Ivan Cooper was fired upon by British troops, killing 13 protesters and wounding 14 more. On January 30, 1972, in the Northern Irish town of Derry, a peaceful protest march led by civil rights activist Ivan Cooper (James Nesbitt) turned into a slaughter. British soldiers suddenly opened fire on the defenseless crowd, killing 13 people and wounding 14 more. Shot as if a documentary, this film follows Ivan throughout the day as it chronicles the events leading up to the horrific incident and the bloodied, confused aftermath that followed. Watch the trailer.
EVENT CANCELED: Sunday, March 24 | 6:00 – 9:00 PM
Stop the War on Working Families
Caleb Maupin, Internationally recognized journalist and political analyst
Join us for an event hosted by co-sponsored by the Center for Political Innovation and the Students and Youth for a New America. A keynote presentation will be given by internationally recognized journalist and political analyst Caleb Maupin. Local activists will also present on the need for a mass movement of patriotic young people dedicated to service, study, and struggle.
Center for Marxist Education
550 Massachusetts Avenue, 2nd Floor Cambridge, MA, 02139
Metered parking is available in the area as well as several pay lots (free on Sundays).
MBTA station on the Red Line and the Number 1 bus.
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