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Boston Socialist Unity Conference 2017

When: Friday, April 21, 2017, 7:00 pm to Saturday, April 22, 2017, 5:00 pm
Where: MIT Room 34-101 • 50 Vassar St. • Cambridge


 

FRIDAY evening 7-9 pm

  • Barbara Madeloni, president, Massachusetts Teachers Association
  • Eugene Puryear on Capitalism and Incarceration
  • musical performance by Mat Callahan and Yvonne Moore
  • rap artist Mr. Op 

Saturday  9 am-5 pm

  • Fred Magdoff, University of Vermont, on climate and capitalism
  • Sherri Mitchell, Penobscot Nation, on indigenous rights
  • Vijay Prashad, Trinity College, on US imperialism

lunch panel: social movements and electoral politics: Mass. Green Party, Democratic Socialists of America, Party for Socialism and Liberation, and others

12 workshops organized by: City Life/Vida Urbana -- DSA -- MIT Student Activist Coalition -- Socialist Party -- Committees of Correspondence -- Freedom Road Socialist Organiation -- Boston Institute for Nonprofit Journalism -- the featured speakers, and others

This year's theme: growing resistance to Trump's agenda and the capitalist system; and ways to collaborate to strengthen our movements and build independent socialist communities and power. 

MIT Room 34-101, 50 Vassar St.

Sponsored by: bostonsocialistunity.org  

https://www.facebook.com/BostonSocialistUnityProject for registration, $10 suggested donation (no one turned away)

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