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Organizing in Northern Ontario

Topic: Northern Peoples' Coalition: Building Community Power Time: Nov 29, 2021 05:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Register in advance for this meeting at zoom.us. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. How labour and community are uniting together to fight for clean drinking water, internet, housing, … Keep reading »

O4P: What Winning Looks Like

In this new Organizing for Power series, we look at successful organizing drives and, in conversation with the workers and organizers who led them, get to the heart of what made these campaigns work. In this pilot episode, we meet with workers from the Charité and Vivantes hospital systems in Berlin, Germany, who recently won … Keep reading »

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58th Edition of Socialist Register

The 58th annual volume of the Socialist Register takes up the challenge of exploring how the new polarizations relate to the contradictions that underlie them and how far ‘centrist’ politics can continue to contain them. Original essays examine the multiplication of antagonistic national, racial, generational, and other identities in the context of growing economic inequality, … Keep reading »

The Northern Peoples’ Coalition: Our Movement, Our Fight, Our Future

The Northern Peoples’ Coalition will be hosting three skills-based webinars sessions. A webinar series focused on reclaiming power through labour organizing. Each session will start at 6pm Eastern time and last for 90 minutes. Feb 7: Keep it Public: Why privatization and opening up Ontario for business failed the North? March 7: Northern Ontario: Clean … Keep reading »

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Community Solidarity Rally and March

Toronto City Hall 100 Queen St W, Toronto, ON

A coalition of progressive Toronto organizations is holding a non-confrontational rally and march on: Sunday, February 20, beginning at 1 pm at Toronto City Hall. A far-right led group has taken over and manipulated the anxieties and concerns of some Canadians to create a deeply troubling situation in our city and our country.

Pandemic Polarizations

Join Monthly Review Press and the Socialist Register together with Walden Bello, Jayati Ghosh, and Vishwas Satgar, as they discuss their contributions to New Polarizations, Old Contradictions: The Crisis of Centrism — the final volume of the Socialist Register to have been shaped by the late Leo Panitch. Walden Bello’s crucial perspective on the subject … Keep reading »

‘Crush Inflation’?

Politicians, the media, central bankers and the average worker have all been talking up the recent acceleration in the cost of living. Just a short time ago price rises of just 2% might have been considered ‘inflationary’. In the current phase of the Covid pandemic, inflation in core capitalist states, including Canada, is now running … Keep reading »

The Hard Right and the Political Parties of Capital

Second in the Socialist Register 58 Series: “Old Polarizations, New Contradictions: The Crisis of Centrism.” BILL FLETCHER: will address the "Danger of Right-Wing Populism in the US" assessing of the forces marshalled on the right over the course of the Trump presidency, leading to the insurrection of January 2021, and the continuing dangers of a … Keep reading »