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Chris Hedges, Richard Wolff and Kate Crehan at The Left Forum 2017: Gramsci's Importance for the Left Today

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with Chris Hedges, and Richard D. Wolff

OpenUnivoftheLeft on Jun 5, 2017

Left Forum 2017, Gramsci’s Importance for the Left Today, John Jay College, CUNY, 6-2-2017, New York City, Laura Flanders, Chair, The Laura Flanders Show, Chris Hedges, Truthdig, On Contact RT, Richard D.

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Left Forum 2017

Last year I boycotted the annual Left Forum conference in New York, an event I have been covering since 2005. As I put it in a… 2,876 more words

Left Forum

Left Forum Cancels Lesbian Panel Questioning Trans Advocacy Funding

Many lesbians and gays have increasingly felt excluded, alienated, even erased by trans dogma, yet when attempting to express genuine concern, they are pathologized, threatened, and publicly slandered. 52 more words


On red pills and #transgender rights w/ @transscribe — #KatieSpeakShow Ep91 06/03/2017

In brief: CN: transphobia/TERFs

Katelyn Burns is back on the show for an extended conversation about the barriers to transgender healthcare and protections, including some history in which we get to blame Reagan (my favorite thing) and a crew of hateful “radical feminists.” We also discussed the transphobic AF cancelled Left Forum panel on the collusion between “Big Pharma” and the “well-funded” (heavy on the scare quotes) transgender rights movement. 220 more words

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Nuclear Power is Dead. Time for a Just Transition: A Left Forum Panel

SDIPN will once again be hosting a Left Forum panel. The theme for 2017 is “The Resistance.” Our panel  is entitled, “Nuclear Power is Dead. Time for a Just Transition.” The panel is scheduled for Sunday, June 4th 12 Noon — 1:50PM, in room 1.65. 264 more words

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