Today in 1967: a federal grand jury indicts heavyweight boxing champion Muhammed Ali for refusing to be inducted into the United States armed forces.
It’s Today’s Action Calendar!
Tonight is a picket and rally to protest the Fresh Market’s continued selling of Palermo’s pizzas – the subject of a nationwide labor boycott. This is from 5 to 6pm outside of Fresh Market at University Ave and Lake Street. This is called by the Palermo’s Workers Madison Support Picket. More info at 442-8399.
Tonight, the Madison Infoshop is sponsoring a free screening of the documentary “How to Start a Revolution,” on non-violent civil resistance to dictatorships and repression. This is at 7pm in room 1641 of the UW Humanities Building, 455 North Park Street. More info at 262-9036.
Tonight, Rock County Progressives host Mary Bottari, a Madison activist of national attention as the Director of the Center for Media and Democracy’s Real Economy Project, and editor of Bankster.org, for bank busting activists. Snack potluck starts at 6pm and the program starts at 6:30. This is at Basics Food Cooperative, 1711 Lodge Drive in Janesville. More info at rockcountyprogressives.org. The event is sponsored by the Rock County Progressives and is not affiliated with Basics.
Tonight is the monthly meeting of the Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom. This is from 6:30 to 8:00pm aat Goodman South Library, 2222 South Park Street. For more info, email email@example.com