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Title: Bay Area Marxism Conference
START DATE: Saturday November 17
TIME: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location Details:
UC Berkeley
VLSB 2060, Moffitt 101 and 102
Telegraph Ave. and Bancroft Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
Event Type: Conference
Millions of people have come to the understanding that capitalism does not work for us. And millions of people around the world--from mine workers in South Africa to students in Quebec to teachers in Chicago--are fighting back.

Marxism provides a revolutionary understanding and strategy for ridding society of exploitation and oppression once and for all. We want more than just resistance, we want to win. Join us!

Sliding scale donation: $5-$20.



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§Rooms updated
by Jeremy Sunday Oct 28th, 2012 3:24 AM
The rooms for the conference have been updated. It will be held in VLSB 2060 and Moffitt 101 and 102.

Registration at 10am and the morning session at 11am will be held in VLSB 2060.

The afternoon sessions will all be in Moffitt 101 and 102. Please check back at our web site for updates on the exact scheduling of sessions.
§Bay Area Marxism Conference
by Ragina Johnson ( iso [at] norcalsocialism.org ) Friday Nov 9th, 2012 10:30 PM
UC Berkeley - VLSB 2060, Moffitt 101 and 102
Telegraph Ave. and Bancroft Way
Berkeley, CA 94704



Millions of people have come to the understanding that capitalism does not work for us. And millions of people around the world--from mine workers in South Africa to students in Quebec to teachers in Chicago--are fighting back.

Marxism provides a revolutionary understanding and strategy for ridding society of exploitation and oppression once and for all. We want more than just resistance, we want to win. Join us!

Topics Include:

Marxism, the Economic Crisis and Resistance * How Will U.S. Workers Become Revolutionary? * Marxism and Revolution Today * Marxism and Workers Struggle in South Africa * Marxism and Women's Liberation * Russia: a Case Study in Workers Power and Revolution * Marxism and Black Liberation * Marxism and the Revolutionary Party

Special Guest Speaker: Ahmed Shawki, editor of the International Socialist Review and author of Black Liberation and Socialism.

Sliding scale donation: $5-$20.

Registration at 10am in Valley Life Sciences Building 2060. Opening session is in VLSB 2060 from 11am-12pm. All other sessions are in Moffitt 101 & 102.

The full schedule will be posted at norcalsocialism.org.
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Marxism is a Path of Liberation from Imperialist Wars of Aggression.Unity Jack Saturday Nov 10th, 2012 3:36 PM