ORGANIZE THE RESISTANCE
May 24-26, 2019 - Montreal
The Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung—New York Office is proud to support the conference “Organiser la résistance,” presented by the Canadian group Collectif La grande transition. From May 24-26, guest speakers from Québec, Canada, England, France, Spain, and the USA will gather in Montreal to discuss strategies and means to implement in order to organize the resistance for changing the world, here and now.
For more information please visit: lagrandetransition.net
FRIDAY MAY 24, 2019
Opening ceremony, with speeches from international guest speakers (Barcelona, England, France, USA)
SATURDAY MAY 25, 2019
9:30 – Conjuncture: Québec in a crisis world
12:00 – Workshops and lunch
14:30 – Mobilizing against the CAQ: strikes to come, social movements to organize
18:00 – Debate: left populism and modern election strategies
SUNDAY MAY 26, 2019
9:30 – Nationalism, globalization and internationalism nowadays: which position for the left?
13:00 – A supportive government: mirage or solution?
15:30 – The Great Transition: democratize the economy
UPDATE: The author Thomas Schmidinger was originally scheduled to appear in person at Bluestockings Books. However, due to the fact the author was denied entry on his flight by Homeland Security, Mr. Schmidinger will give his talk via Skype at the regularly scheduled time and location.
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