Rethinking Socialism for Sustainability

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 19:00 to 20:30

Increasing numbers of people agree that capitalism can't solve our environmental challenges. Many argue that this constitutes a powerful case for reconsider socialism. But, if so, how does socialism need to be rethought and re-envisioned in light of these same challenges? ​Come listen and interact with two leading thinkers on this subject, Hans Baer and Terry Leahy, discuss their ideas. 

Speakers: Hans Baer (Senior Honorary Research Fellow in the School of Social Political Sciences at the University of Melbourne) & Terry Leahy (lecturer in the School of Social Sciences at the University of Newcastle, Australia)

Admission $7 for non members, $5 for NIBS members.

 

Venue:

Bella Union

Level 1, Trades Hall

Cnr Lygon and Victoria Sts, Carlton