All posts tagged: Women Occupy San Diego

Aug 8 – Satirical Songwriter Roy Zimmerman Returns to San Diego!

What: Satirical Songwriter Roy Zimmerman Returns to San Diego! When: Friday, August 8 at 7:00pm Where: Private venue in Clairemont, San Diego, address provided with prepaid reservation Martha Sullivan is organizing this event, in a new venue in Clairemont. Not much time left to reserve your seats for this GREAT evening of political satire, musicianship and camaraderie a week from this Friday, Aug 8! The venue is outside with wine, beer and soft drinks available with a donation bucket, or BYOB. Chairs provided. Doors open at 7p. Roy Zimmerman is a satirical songwriter in the Tom Lehrer/Phil Ochs tradition. He tours almost constantly, taking his funny songs about fracking, creationism, marijuana laws, government shutdown, same-sex marriage, guns, taxes and abstinence across the country, often playing in some of the least Progressive places in America for the most Progressive people there – the “Blue Dots” he calls them. Women Occupy San Diego’s choral group, the Occupellas, will open for Roy, and WOSD sister and performance poet, Jeeni Criscenzo, will kick off his 2nd set. Suggested Donation …

May 22 – WOSD Movie Night “Not My Life,” a Film About Slavery In Our Time

“Not My Life” A film about slavery in our time. Published September 26, 2012. View Trailer Discussion. Refreshments. FREE! Wednesday May 22, 2013 Doors open 6:30 pm; Movie 7 pm At Women’s Museum of California 2730 Historic Decatur Road, Barracks 16, Liberty Station “Not My Life” is the first documentary film to depict the horrifying and dangerous practices of human trafficking and modern slavery on a global scale. Filmed on five continents over a period of four years, “Not My Life” unflinchingly, but with enormous dignity and compassion, depicts the unspeakable practices of a multi-billion dollar global industry whose profits, as the film’s narration says, “are built on the backs and in the beds of our planet’s youth.” Sponsored by San Diego World Affairs Council, Women Occupy San Diego, League of Women Voters of San Diego, Project Concern International, Bilateral Safety Corridor Coalition, Women’s Equity Council, United Nations Association–San Diego, American Association of University Women, San Diego Branch