Anarchist Movie Night Street Politics 101

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Join us every Wednesday night in May for a free Movie Night hosted by Denver Anarchistblackcross at the Mutiny Information Cafe on Broadway and Ellsworth.

Wednesday 5/13, at 8pm we will be showing Street Politics 101 as well as current videos from subMedia.tv

In the spring of 2012, a massive student strike in opposition to a tuition hike, rocked the streets of the Montréal for over six months. Protests and militant street actions became part of the daily and nightly reality of this Canadian metropolis. Several times during this tumultuous spring, the numbers in the streets would reach over one hundred thousand. Police routinely clubbed students and their allies, and arrested them by the hundreds. Some were even banned from entering the city. But every time the cops struck, the student movement got bigger and angrier.

This is a story about how the arrogance of a government, underestimated a dedicated group of students, who through long term organizing laid the foundation for some of the largest mass demonstrations in Canada’s history. But it is also a story of how a crews of determined anarchists, educated a new generation of students, in the importance of owning the streets.

Stay tuned for next week's movie!
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By: Denver Anarchistblackcross

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