[act-ma] Socialism 2011: Revolution in the Air
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REVOLUTION IN THE AIR
Revolutionary politics, debate and entertainment
July 1-4, Chicago
Anthony Arnove • Omar Barghouti • John Carlos • Todd Chretien • Mark Clements • Paul D'Amato • Steve Early • Egyptian Activists • Sam Farber • Joel Geier • Anand Gopal • Paul LeBlanc •Alan Maass • Marlene Martin • Scott McLemee • Immanuel Ness • Khury Petersen-Smith • Mostafa Omar • Jennifer Roesch • Ahmed Shawki • Sharon Smith • Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor •Sherry Wolf • Dave Zirin • and many more!
the Middle East to the American Midwest, working people have come
together to make their own history. In 2011, mass mobilizations have
ousted seemingly unmovable dictatorships, and hundreds of thousands of
U.S. workers have rallied to draw the line against union busting and
scapegoating of public-sector workers for budget crises unleashed by
Wall Street’s disastrous profit seeking.
years of devastation in the clutches of the Great Recession, masses of
people are discovering their power to change the world. The movements
sweeping the Middle East, from Tunis to Cairo to Tripoli, have revived
the politics of class struggle and revolution for the 21st century.
Instead of cutbacks, unemployment and repression that our rulers offer
us, solidarity in struggle shows that "another world is possible."
2011 will provide an unparalleled opportunity for new and veteran
activists and scholars to discuss what these events mean for our world,
and for our own movements today.
year, more than 1,500 people turned out to explore the history of
struggles of ordinary people, to learn about radical figures who led
social movements and to debate theoretical questions that can help us
change the world.
miss the chance to meet, talk and hang out with hundreds of others like
you who want to build an alternative to a system of greed, racism, war
and oppression.What you’ll find at Socialism 2011: More than 100 meetings, a bookfair, films, entertainment, and parties.
Check out www.socialismconference.org or www.bostonsocialism.org to register and for more information about schedule, housing, and childcare.
The Center for Economic Research and Social Change
Publisher of the International Socialist Review and Haymarket Books.
The International Socialist Organization
Publisher of Socialist Worker
For the New England mobilization:
Charter Bus tickets--$160Bus leaves June 308pm from Boston, MA
10pm from Amherst, MAFor the Providence caravan:
email info at risocialism.org
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