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by Lucien van der Walt - Zabalaza Anarchist Communist Federation (Southern Africa)
22 Jun 2007
This text is based on a Red and Black Forum workshop given by the ZACF, held on 5th May at Khanya College in Johannesburg, about the relevance and impact of the 2010 Soccer World Cup for the poor and working poor in South Africa.
Whole continents bowed to the Washington Consensus. The World Bank must end its embittered attack on distribution policy. . Privatization awakened false hopes. Evo Morales in Bolivia nationalized the oil and gas economy and raised the monthly minimum wage to $100.
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Lucy Parsons Center
Friday, June 22, 2007
About the event:
Editors Cleo Woelfle-Erskine and July Oscar Cole and illustrator Annie Danger will be at the Lucy Parsons Center to talk about their recently released anthology DAM NATION: DISPATCHES FROM THE WATER UNDERGROUND. An informal and open-floor discussion will follow.