Marxism 2015

Speakers in 2016:

Tariq Ali

Tariq Ali

Speaks on The American Empire and its Discontents Fri, 4.15pm

Moazzam Begg

Moazzam Begg

CAGE Outreach Director joins our opening rally

Matt Wrack

Matt Wrack

Matt Wrack General Secretary of the Fire Brigades Union (FBU) for a special panel meeting discussing “Trade Unions in the era of Corbynism”

Judith Orr

Judith Orr

Author of “Marxism and Womens Liberation” on fighting sexism today

Michael Roberts

Michael Roberts

Asks “Robots and AI: utopia or dystopia?” and joins a panel to discuss the current economic crisis

Alex Callinicos

Alex Callinicos

Discusses Imperialism Today, China and the Global Crisis and asks “What did Marx learn from Hegel?”

Weyman Bennett

Weyman Bennett

Analyses the state of the Nazis and the far right in Britain

Ian Hodson

Ian Hodson

National President of BFAWU

Kevin Doogan

Kevin Doogan

Asks Precarity: minority condition or majority experience?

Anne Alexander

Anne Alexander

On The rise of Saudi Arabia and the Arab revolutions

Shahrar Ali

Shahrar Ali

Deputy leader of the Green Party asks “How left is Green politics?"

Nahella Ashraf

Nahella Ashraf

Panel to discuss fighting sexism and Islamophobia

John Bellamy Foster

John Bellamy Foster

Speaking on “The Anthropocene and the global ecological crisis”

Natalie Bennett

Natalie Bennett

Leader of the Green Party debates  “Where next after the EU referendum?” with Joseph Choonara

Sheila Coleman

Sheila Coleman

From the Hillsborough Justice Campaign

Alan Gibbons

Alan Gibbons

On “Nina Simone: artist and revolutionary?”

Stathis Kouvelakis

Stathis Kouvelakis

Debates Syriza and Greece Today

Hassan Mahamdallie

Hassan Mahamdallie

Analyses the changing nature of racism in Britain

Ghayath Naisse

Ghayath Naisse

Discusses “From Revolution to War: Syria Today”

Ilan Pappe

Ilan Pappe

Looks at Israel: the apartheid state

Maz Saleem

Maz Saleem

Panel to discuss fighting sexism and Islamophobia

Sean Sayers

Sean Sayers

on Marx and Progress

Ifhat Shaheen

Ifhat Shaheen

Joins a panel challenging Islamophobia and the Prevent strategy

Jack Shenker

Jack Shenker

Author of The Egyptians: A Radical story

Brid Smith

Brid Smith

Newly elected Irish TD

Dave Ward

Dave Ward

Dave Ward General Secretary of the CWU for a special panel meeting discussing “Trade Unions in the era of Corbynism”