SDIPN will be presenting a panel at this year’s Left Forum from May 29 – 31, hosted by John Jay College of Criminal Justice. The theme this year is “No Justice, No Peace: Confronting the Crises of Capitalism and Democracy.” 74 more words
Tags » Left Forum
On Monday 26 January UCL Defend Education will be hosting this term’s first Left Forum meeting.
Discussing how class struggle can help us save the environment will be GUIN CARTER (UCL Fossil Free) and STUART JORDAN (Workers’ Climate Action) – and there will be plenty of time for open debate. 171 more words
This talk is the follow up panel discussion to an excellent presentation by Die Linke’s Philipp Hersel, on the German Left Party’s outline on turning the financial system into a public utility which can be seen… 74 more words
What would we do if we could nationalize the banks? This is an important question, as this kind of demand requires not only the obvious political dimension, but also a technical one. 170 more words
This week’s broadcast includes news of the vote on the new UFT contract, progressives and union leaders giving support to Governor Cuomo’s reelection, Tri-national Coalition to Defend Public Education Conference in Chicago, Teachers speaking out at the Panel for Education Policy, the use of direct action to resist the trend of excessive and abusive standardized testing, a discussion of what non-coercive education would look like and final thoughts on the significance of the UFT contract. 1,964 more words