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FROM PHILOSOPHY TO ORGANIZATION AND BACK: REFLECTIONS ON THE JULY IMHO CONVENTION

SUNDAY, AUGUST 10, 2014

6:00-8:00 PM

Westside Peace Center

3916 Sepulveda Blvd., near Venice Blvd. (free parking in rear)

Suite 101-102, press #22 at door to get into building

Culver City (LA area)

 

SPEAKERS:

Sarah Mason, former Occupy LA activist

Mansoor M., Iranian cultural worker

Kevin Anderson, author of MARX AT THE MARGINS

 

The July 25-27 Chicago Convention of the International Marxist-Humanist Organization featured in-depth discussion of a number of topics relevant to the struggle against capitalism and for an alternative, humanist society.  These included

* The nature of capitalism today and a critique of Piketty’s CAPITAL IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY

* A critical analysis of popular revolutions in the Middle East, Ukraine, and elsewhere

* Global labor and recent popular movements

* Contemporary issues in dialectical philosophy in light of Georg Lukacs, Alexandre Kojeve, and Raya Dunayevskaya

* Revisiting the correspondence among Dunayevskaya, Grace Lee Boggs, and CLR James

* A Marxist-Humanist perspective on ecology and eco-feminism

* Perspectives on the intersectionality of race, class, and gender.

 

The speakers at Sunday’s meeting will reflect informally on some of the above topics and upon their experience at the Convention.

Sponsored by the West Coast Chapter, International Marxist-Humanist Organization

More information: <arise@internationalmarxisthumanist.org>

http://www.internationalmarxisthumanist.org

 

Here is URL for meeting for Facebook, Twitter, etc.

http://www.internationalmarxisthumanist.org/events/los-angeles-philosophy-organization-back-reflections-july-imho-convention

 

Join our new Facebook page: “International Marxist-Humanist Organization” https://www.facebook.com/groups/imhorg/

 

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Economics

JOURNAL OF LIFE ECONOMICS – CALL FOR PAPERS

ISSN: 2148-4139 (Online) http://www.jlecon.com/

Journal of Life Economics is an international refereed journal which started to be published in 2014. It aims to create a forum on economic rationale of life. In this perspective, high quality articles are going to be published. Opinions and studies of academicians and researchers, especially about economics will be published. The articles in the journal will be published 4 times a year: January, April, July, October.

The DOI number is assigned to all the articles published in the journal.

Journal of Life Economics is indexed by different indexes/databases and is evaluated many indexes/databases.

Journal of Life Economics publishes research papers in the field of Economics, Business and Marketing, Finance, Accounting, Banking, Management, Human Resources, Sociology,Social Welfare, Cultural Aspects of Development, Tourism Management, Public Administration, Philosophy, Political Science, and so on. Manuscripts are welcomed both in Turkish and English.

Journal of Life Economics does not charge a publication fee.

Journal of Life Economics is inviting papers for 2/2014 which is scheduled to be published on October 30, 2014.

Submission deadline for October Issue is: September 30, 2014

Manuscripts are sent to online Manuscript Submission System. Send your manuscript to the editor at http://www.jlecon.com/mts.aspx, or info@jlecon.com

 

With Regards,Chief EditorProf. Dr. Turgay BERKSOY

Journal of Life Economics

Contact: info@jlecon.com

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