Progressive Cinema: Ivory Tower
Reveals how colleges in the US promote expansion over quality learning. Entry free, donations welcome. Friday August 21 at 6pm; community dinner 7.30pm. Kent House, 141 Faulkner St, Armidale. Ph Bea 0458 752 680. Email bbleile@ bigpond.net.au.
Benefit concert for Gaza — Middle Eastern dinner
Featuring: The Firedrakes, Phil Monsour, Al Zayton Palestinian Dabke Troupe. Tickets include dinner $25/$20 conc/kids free. Saturday August 29 at 7pm. Kurilpa Hall, 174 Boundary St, West End. Bookings email phil@ philmonsour.com.
Forum: Follow the money: offshore and out of sight
Corporations profit from locking up people for political and economic reasons. Speakers: Aaron Fernandes, filmmaker; Jasmina Brankovich, community activist. Sunday August 23 at 4pm. North Fremantle Bowling Club, 8 Thompson Rd, North Fremantle.
Red Cinema: Pride
Queer activists join with striking coal miners in Wales against Margaret Thatcher’s government. Friday August 21 at 6.30pm. Resistance Centre, 22 Mountain St, Ultimo.