Socialism 2013 event in Melbourne this weekend!

Socialism 2013 event in Melbourne this weekend!

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Socialism 2013: Global crisis, global resistance

A weekend of discussion and debate with leaders of struggle from around the world

Agenda

Friday October 4, 7.00pm: A world in crisis and revolt: From Europe to the US

Panel including live video link with Paul Murphy, socialist Member of the European Parliament (MEP), US socialist & candidate for Seattle City Council, Kshama Sawant and Anthony Main from the Socialist Party.

Saturday October 5, 10.00am: What does a revolution look like? Perspectives on North Africa and the Middle East

Panel including live video link with Cedric Gerome, a participant in the ongoing Tunisian revolution and Mel Gregson from the Socialist Party.

Saturday October 5, 11.30am: Uprising in Brazil: What happens when a mining boom ends?

Panel including live video link with Andre Ferrari, a leading socialist and a participant in the recent mass protest movement in Brazil and Kirk Leonard from the Socialist Party.

Saturday October 5, 2.00pm: Revolution & counter-revolution in Greece: From Syriza to Golden Dawn

Panel including live video link with Greek socialist and anti-fascist campaigner Katerina Kleitsa and Chris Dite from the Socialist Party.

Saturday October 5, 3.30pm: How to turn anger into action: Solving the crisis of revolutionary leadership

Panel including live video link with Mametlwe Sebei, founding member of the new Workers and Socialist Party (WASP) in South Africa and Socialist Party Yarra Councillor Stephen Jolly.

Costs: Entire event – $20 unwaged, $30 waged, $50 solidarity.
Individual sessions – $5 unwaged, $8 waged, $10 solidarity.

For more information contact (03) 9639 9111.