Planners Network Book Launch

Friday, November 29, 2019 | 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Barbara Rahder Norma Rantisi Kanishka Goonewardena Katharine Rankin Woodsworth College, Room 121 | 117/119 St. George Street, Toronto, ON, M5S 3G3 (map) Planners Network Book Launch: Transformative Planning: Radical Alternatives to Neoliberal Urbanism Planners Network is the organization of progressive planning. Since 1975, PN has served […]

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Ken Kawashima

Friday, October 18, 2019 | 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Ken Kawashima Sidney Smith Hall, Room SS5017A | 100 St. George Street, Toronto, ON, M5S 3G3 (map) The Epicenter of Capitalist Crisis: Towards a Revolutionary Common Sense   Why is Marx’s analysis of capitalist crisis important to us today? Not only does it give us a […]

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Nemoy Lewis

A Dream Denied: The Fight Against the Mass Eviction of Families in Chicago and Jacksonville, USA  NEMOY LEWIS This talk explores the impacts of the 2007-2008 U.S. foreclosure crisis in African-American communities within two of the hardest hit cities in the United States: Chicago, IL, and Jacksonville, FL. Homeownership has long been held as the […]

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Nick Shatan

Friday, September 13, 2019 | 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM Nick Shatan Sidney Smith Hall, Room SS5017A | 100 St. George Street, Toronto, ON, M5S 3G3 (map) Grounding Economic Democracy: Alternative Strategies for Community Land Trusts from the Bronx, New York   As a model for collective stewardship and decommodification of land, the community land trust […]

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Sharad Chari

Friday, May 10, 2019 | 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Sharad Chari Sidney Smith Hall, Room SS5017 | 100 St. George Street, Toronto, ON, M5S 3G3 (map) Apartheid Remains – Racial Palimpsest, Ruins of Revolution While it is a truism that post-Apartheid South Africa is still wrestling with a long history of colonialism, segregation and racial […]

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Nathan McClintock

Friday, March 29, 2019 | 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Nathan McClintock Sidney Smith Hall, Room SS5017 | 100 St. George Street, Toronto, ON, M5S 3G3 (map) Producing Space: The Everyday Politics and Governance of Urban Agriculture in Portland and Vancouver Co-sponsored by The Culinaria Research Centre In this talk, I provide an overview of a […]

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Alex Schafran

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 | 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Alex Schafran Sidney Smith Hall, Room SS5017 | 100 St. George Street, Toronto, ON, M5S 3G3 (map) The Road to Resegregation: Northern California and the Failure of Politics How could Northern California, the wealthiest and most politically progressive region in the United States, become one of the […]

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