Chicago meeting: Socialism and Ecology

November 30, 2018

WHEN: Wednesday, December 5, 6:30 PM
WHERE: News and Letters Library, 228 S. Wabash Ave., Room 230, Chicago, Illinois

News and Letters Committees invites you to a meeting on

Socialism and Ecology


  • Can socialism reverse the environmental damage and spiraling climate change caused by fossil-fueled industrial capitalism?
  • What can we learn from the terrible environmental record of so-called Communist countries?
  • Can strategies such as a “green new deal” or “degrowth” address the root problems that pit economic growth against ecology?
  • What kind of socialism is needed to counter polluting capitalists’ job blackmail and environmental racism?

Speaker: Franklin Dmitryev, author of “Masses vs. capitalism: Climate chaos hangs in the balance”

Part of a series of discussions on What is Socialism in 2018-2019?

Concluding the series on Wednesday, December 12Socialism and Women’s Liberation–led by Terry Moon, author of “Women take the lead against world retrogression” and“Woman as Reason” columnist for News & Letters.

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