Eminent journalist Luis Hernandez Navarro was in Toronto this week to speak about the crisis in Mexico after the deaths and kidnappings of student teachers last fall.
Jan 16, 2015
1585 Dundas St WestToronto , ON
Canada43° 38' 59.2836" N, 79° 26' 4.3872" W
"Transforming Classes" with: * Sue Ferguson, David McNally, John McCullough and Adolph Reed * Moderated by Leo Panitch and Greg Albo
Jan 23, 2015
Octopus Books Centretown
2nd Floor, 251 Bank St.Ottawa , ON
Canada45° 24' 58.7052" N, 75° 41' 48.6744" W
Come join Brewster Kneen and his family and friends for an evening of celebration for his new book, his journey of an unrepentant socialist.
Socialist Kshama Sawant ran for a seat on city council in Seattle with a campaign promise to introduce a minimum wage of $15, more than double the federal rate.
Kshama Sawant, the first socialist elected to Seattle city council in 100 years, spoke in Vancouver on Saturday night on the kind of politics that could transform a city malaised by vacuous debate.
Need a little commiepunk, dieselpunk literary fiction in your hands? We've got just what you need.
We need to abandon the idea of "responsible capitalism." It sounds clunky and doesn't resonate with voters, because it is a contradiction in terms, says Leo Panitch.
'Realism' is about as pure, mindless and ultimately cruel an ideological vision as you can get. And it is driven almost entirely by a craven thirst for personal power.
Environmentalists have admirably studied and publicized the threats we face. The really difficult challenge is building the structures to give people collective confidence that change is possible.
Sam Gindin explores the lost potential of the workers in socialist politics. Quick to identify its shortcomings, he overlooks the promising incipient mobilization of the working-class is well underway