Coming Events:

Peace Vigil each Monday, 5 - 6 PM at the Four Corners,intersection of Kenwood and Delaware Aves. in Delmar. Bring your sign or use one of ours. Stay for a few minutes or an hour. Let's stand together for peace.  (518) 466-1192 for further information.  


Film-  The Koch Brothers Exposed 2014
Wednesday, June 3,  7:00 - 8:45 pm 
Bethlehem Public Library
451 Delaware Ave., Delmar NY 12054

The Koch Brothers Exposed 2014 ( 60 minutes, 2014) The hour-long documentary is an updated version of a Robert Greenwald film originally released in 2012.The updated documentary shows how the Koch brothers have used their vast fortunes to oppose government programs such as Medicaid, Medicare and Social Security, as well as obstruct efforts to raise the minimum wage, tackle climate change and expand voting rights. We are joined by the film’s director, Robert Greenwald, founder and president of Brave New Films.  A discussion will follow the film.  Free. Everyone is welcome. Information: 466-1192.

Thursday, June 4, 7:00 pm, Oakwood Community Center, 313 10th St., Troy, NY.  The James Connolly Forum:  Steve Ellner on Venezuela After Chavez, Challenges in Post-Chavez Venezuela,  Is the Process of Change in Danger?
The death of the popular leader Hugo Chavez and the collapse of oil prices have left the socialist government of Venezuela in a difficult position to continue the course that benefited the poor and working people of that country. Steve Ellner will discuss the latest developments  
in Venezuela and what they mean for the notable political changes in Latin America in recent decades.  Steve Ellner is the author of dozens of books and articles on Latin America and has been teaching history and political science at the University of the East in Venezuela since 1977. He is a regular contributor to “In These Times” and “NACLA: Report on the Americas.” His most recent book is “Rethinking Venezuelan Politics: Class, Conflict, and the Chávez Phenomenon”  Located Exit 9E off 787 Collar City Bridge for Rte 7: on left at 2nd light between 9th and 10th Sts. Parking on left on 9th St., Old Fire station building parking lot left on 10th Use the door facing Hoosick St. Donation of $5 requested, $2 unemployed and students.  More information: 518 505 0948