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"The only thing that gives any purpose to life is to move humankind along to a better world, the struggle to eliminate homelessness, hunger, disease, and most of all, to eliminate the greatest insanity, war. That is the 'good fight.'" Milt Wolff Commander of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade

The Front Lines of Social Change:
Veterans of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade

An ode to political activism,
an antidote to cynicism

a book of photographs and text
by Richard Bermack

Calendar of Past Events 2007

Exhibit April 1-20
Reception and Presentation April 5 7 pm Berkeley Richmond Jewish
Community Center
1414 Walnut St
Berkeley , CA 94709
510 848-0237

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Past Events

Reading and Presentation
Wednesday, July 20, at 7 p.m.
Chicago Friends of the Lincoln Brigade
and the Center for New Deal Studies
Roosevelt University
430 S. Michigan Ave. Rm #528
708-488-9552
Chicago, Il
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Reading
Thursday, June 23, 7:00 pm
Modern Times Bookstore
888 Valencia Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
415 282-9246
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Sunday, June 12, 4:30 pm
Bird and Becket
2788 Diamond Street
San Francisco, CA, 94131
415-586-3733
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RB and Ambassador with book
Richard Bermack presents a copy of "The Front Lines of Social Change" to United Nations Spanish Ambassador Juan Antonio Yáñez-Barnuevo at the King Juan Carlos event. More photos of the event

Reading and Book Signing by Richard Bermack
Spanish Civil War poetry by Jack Hirschman
Wed., May 25, 7:00 - 10:00 p.m.
at Specs

12 Adler Place
(across from City Lights Books)
San Francisco, CA
415 421-4112
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Sunday, May 1 at 1:30 p.m.
Veterans of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade
Reunion Event
New York - Honoring Pete Seeger

Skirball Center for the Performing Arts
New York, NY
(212) 674-5398

Saturday, April 30 at 6;00 p.m
Opening of Photo Exhibit

King Juan Carlos Center
53 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012
(212) 998-3650

Photo Exhibit from April 28- May 31
King Juan Carlos Center
53 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012
(212) 998-3650
Photos of opening event

Thursday, April 28 at 5:00 p.m.
Bread and Roses Cultural Project
Gallery 1199
310 West 43rd St.
New York, NY 10036
(212) 603-1186

Book Reading and Music
Thursday April 21 6pm
Travlin' Joe Home Cafe
2801 7th street
West Berkeley
510 665-1660
www.travelinjoeespresso.com

Friday, March 11 at 7:00 p.m.
Niebyl-Proctor Library
6501 Telegraph Ave. Oakland, CA 94609
(510) 595-7417.

Songs for Hardtimes
Reunion of the Veterans of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade
Oakland CA, February 27, 2005

 

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