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Capitalism and its discontents

Capitalism is stumbling, empire is faltering, the floods and cyclones are intensifying. Yet many people are still grappling to understand these multiple crises and to find a way forward to a just future. It is the time to arm ourselves with knowledge and develop the skills we need to make a new world. A good place to start is with the educational events at Jura this month (not to mention hundreds of newly arrived radical books)!

Food inc


FOOD, Inc. Food co-op film screening

Saturday, February 26, 2011 -
5:30am to 7:30am

The Jura Food Buyers' Co-op is excited to be screening FOOD, INC - a recent documentary that looks inside the corporate controlled food industry. The global food production business delivers enormous profits and power to a handful of multinational corporations. All at the expense of the health of the food, animals, workers and consumers.

6.30pm, Friday 25 February.
Suggested donation $5, no-one turned away for lack of funds.

Anarcho end-of-year party

Monday, December 20, 2010 -
5:00am to 9:00am

Come celebrate the end of 2010 and the opportunities for 20!!

It's also Jura's 33rd birthday - we've been around for a third of a century!

Rocking and Dreaming

Dear Jura friends,

The Juran People's Committee for Propaganda & Culture would love you to watch and discuss two great films with us this month...

Political Perspectives: 

"The Rise of Disaster Capitalism." Doco Screening

Sunday, September 26, 2010 -
12:00am to 2:00am

"The Rise of Disaster Capitalism features Naomi Klein explaining the ideas and research behind her bestselling book, The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism. In this riveting lecture and interview, Klein challenges and exposes the popular myth of the free market economy’s peaceful global victory