Free Public Conference : "How Neoliberalism enriches the few, while impoverishing the rest of us!" with guest speaker Eric Pineault. To be followed by a discussion and refreshments.
Professor Eric Pineault teaches sociology at UQAM and is a well-known media commentator, on economic matters, for Radio Canada, as well as other media outlets. He will be speaking about how the business elite have managed to kill our manufacturing sector by exporting our resources and returning us to our previous status as ''hewers of wood and drawers of water.'' Come and find out how the one percent accumulate wealth, impose austerity and impoverish the 99 per cent. Learn how to decipher the euphemisms and gobbledegook used by the ruling class to bamboozle unsuspecting citizens. Bring your friends too.
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