Date & time:Freitag, Friday, January 22 2016, 18.00-22.00 Saturday, January 23 2016, 10.30-20.00
Location:Volkshaus Zurich, Stauffacherstrasse 60, 8004 Zurich
Meal and Party:Saturday, January 23 2016 from 20.00 at Provitreff, Sihlquai 240, 8005 Zurich.
Photography exhibition:Showing pictures of the conflict in Kobanê and Palestine; in the Volkshaus (1st floor).
Program January 22& 23 2016
Social Conflicts and their PerspectivesBlue Hall with following workshops: The WEF in its Global Context With activists of the BFS Antiracist Conflicts in the USA With Haley Pessin and Julian Guerrero (Activists of #BlackLivesMatter and the International Socialist Organization in New York) Political Perspectives in Greece and the Spanish State With John Milios (economist and activist of the Popular Unity in Athens) and Isabel Serra (activist of Anticapitalistas and Podemos MP in Madrid)
Blue Hall: Black People's Struggles in the USA: #BlackLivesMatter Room 20: The Migration Regime: A machinery of precarity and a centre of resistance Room 22: Greece and the Spanish State: What Answers to the Brutal Austerity Politics? Room 24: Free Trade Agreements: Resistance against TTIP and TISA
Blue Hall Neither Assad, nor the IS: What's next for Syria and Rojava? Room 20: Antiracism and Antifascism in Germany and Switzerland Room 22: Struggles in the Public Sector in Europe Room 24: Ecosocialism: A way out of the Climate Crisis?
Perspectives Despite War und CrisesBlue Hall with following workshops: Five Years after the „Arab Spring“ With Julien Salingue (PhD in Political Science, Palestine and MENA specialist as well as activist of the Nouveau Parti Anticapitaliste (NPA) from Paris) Class Struggle and Reactions in Turkey With Utku Uraz Aydin (highschool teacher, trade unionist and editor of the newspaper Yeniyol in Istanbul) Refugee Movements and Crisis in Europe With Alain Morice (Professor at the University of Paris Diderot and member of the migrant organisation Migreurop)
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