Tag: the Left

Europe versus Greece

Leo Panitch
“European Realities and Left Illusions”
Wednesday, September 16, 4pm 206 Ingraham Hall
“The Possibilities and Limits of Syriza”
Thursday, September 17, 4pm 8417 Social Science
Open Seminar for Students, Faculty and Public
Thursday, September 17, 7pm 1101 Grant Street

LEO PANITCH is the Canada research chair in comparative political economy and distinguished research professor of Political Science at York University, Toronto. For the past three decades, he has been editor of the Socialist Register. His book (with Sam Gindin), The Making Of Global Capitalism: The Political Economy Of American Empire (2012) was awarded the Deutscher book prize in the UK and the Davidson book prize in Canada. Among his many other books are In and Out of Crisis: The Global Financial Meltdown and Left Alternatives (2010); Renewing Socialism: Transforming Democracy, Strategy and Imagination (2008), and The End of Parliamentary Socialism: From New Left to New Labour (2001).