Marxism 2010: A planet to save, a world to win

Friday, May 28, 2010 - 06:00 to Sunday, May 30, 2010 - 06:00

War, oppression, poverty and climate change have defined the first decade of the 21st century. But so too has resistance. As the global economic system moves from crisis to crisis, ordinary people all over the world are looking for alternatives, and ways to fight back.

The stakes couldn't be higher. We're not just fighting to save jobs and pensions, or to bring the troops home now. Faced with the growing threat of climate change, we're fighting for the future and survival of the planet.

Marxism 2010 is a three-day conference of over 40 talks and panel discussions, where hundreds will discuss and debate how to build a better world.

 Join us: we have a planet to save, and a world to win.


Clayton Thomas Muller Tar Sands Campaigner, Indigenous Environmental Network

Kostas Katarahias General Council Member, Federation of Hospital Doctors Unions of Greece

Carolyn Egan President, Steelworkers Toronto Area Council

Virginia Rodino US-based socialist and anti-war activist

Derrick O'Keefe Co-chair, Canadian Peace Alliance

Khaled Mouammar President, Canadian Arab Federation

Diana Ralph Co-founder, Independent Jewish Voices

Tim McCaskell Anti-Apartheid campaigner and gay rights activist

Sedef Arat-Koç Feminist scholar and author

Gilary Massa Women's rights and anti-war activist

Benoit Renaud Secretary-General, Québec solidaire

Monique Moisan Editor, À bâbord ! and leading member, Québec solidaire

Abdi Dirshe Co-founder, Somali-Canadian Diaspora Alliance

John Riddell Co-editor, Socialist Voice

Steve Craig Member, Cadillac-Fairview 61

Shanaaz Gokool Representative, Amnesty International

For a full program and to register online:

Ryerson University Student Centre
55 Gould Street
43° 39' 28.9188" N, 79° 22' 43.3308" W
May 28 2:00pm-9:00pm, May 29 10:00am-10:00pm, May 30 10:00am-2:00pm

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