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Turbulent Times

August 17, 2017 to August 19, 2017

The People's University is a forum for learning, teaching and debate that is open to people both within and outside the academic world, young and old alike. A wide range of global and local issues of current interest will be discussed in workshops, plenary sessions, movement assemblies and social events, all aimed at building bridges between students, community activists, trade union activists, workers, retirees, artists, and others participants in this stimulating event!

The 2017 program includes two parts :
1. Canada, from yesterday until today:capitalism, patriarchy, colonialism ... will allow us to look at the popular movements and their struggles in this year of the 150th anniversary of the Canada.
2. Digital revolution: The stakes for the 99% ... will help us define an inclusive and progressive program to imagine the use of technology for the the 99%.

Venue: UQAM
Location: Montreal, QC
Categories: Social Change, Social Justice, Alternatives

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