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Keep Left 2015

 

Two days of revolutionary politics, debate and discussion solidarity.net.au/keepleft

 

FEATURING

Recession and austerity in Greece: can Syriza solve the crisis? A debate
with special guest speakers PETROS CONSTANTINOU, visiting Greek socialist, councillor for Athens, national co-ordinator of KEERFA (Movement against Racism and the Fascist Threat) and ADAM RORRIS, Australia-Greek Solidarity campaign

Panel: Team Australia? Not our team! Uniting to fight racism
with LYDIA SHELLY, anti-Islamophobia activist
KEN CANNING, lifetime Indigenous activist, poet and campaigner with the Redfern Aboriginal Tent Embassy

IAN RINTOUL, refugee activist and socialist

Europe and the rise of the right: lessons from the frontlines in Greece with PETROS CONSTANTINOU 


Unstable, unpopular, incapable? The crisis of Australian politics
with JOHN KAYE, NSW Greens MLC and
ARTHUR RORRIS, Secretary of the South Coast Labor Council and former member of the ALP

The politics of Australia's first Aboriginal rights organisations
with PADDY GIBSON, Aboriginal rights activist, Associate Producer of film 'Utopia' 

The White Australia Policy, class and racism in Australia 
with PHIL GRIFFITHS, longterm socialist activist, researcher on White Australia and Lecturer at the University of Southern Queensland (USU)

Another world is possible: Resisting crisis, cuts and racism
with newly-elected Greens MP JENNY LEONG, PETROS CONSTANTINOU, and more TBC

Other sessions include:
- BACKLASH IN THE MIDDLE EAST: SYRIA, ISIS AND IMPERIALISM
- MARXISM 101: CAPITALISM, CLASS AND EXPLOITATION with Peter Jones
- MARXISM 102: SOCIALISM, ANARCHISM AND THE STATE 
- CHECK YOUR PRIVILEGE? MARXISM, FEMINISM AND THEORIES OF OPPRESSION
 with Lucy Honan


Venue: University of Sydney, Merewether Building, Butlin Avenue, Darlington, NSW 
Contact Details:
Amy 0450 767 539
sydney@solidarity.net.au
solidarity.net.au/keepleft