Registration

 

Left Forum and LA Progressive
present:

Full Schedule Left Coast Forum 2017

FRIDAY November 3rd - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

A Conversation About Values Driven Worker/Owner Cooperatives and A Left Agenda to Support and Help Build them all over the place.
ROOM TE101

Do It Like Durham: Tearing Down Statues & The Role of Militance in the Current Period
ROOM 2

Workshop: How Do We Develop a Climate Change Revolutionary Program and Movement?
ROOM 3

Strategic Issues - The Fight for Necessities Is the Fight Against Fascism
ROOM 4

Non-Violent Resistance: Success for Peace in the Holy Land, a Global Struggle!
ROOM 5


FRIDAY November 3rd - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

A Left Program for the US Today - Keynote by Richard D. Wolff
MAIN HALL


SATURDAY November 4th - 09:00am - 10:15am


What Role Do Faith Communiites Have to Play?
MAIN HALL

Can the Green Party be a Multi-Racial Working Class Political Party?
ROOM TE101

The Electoral College: Should It Stay Or Should It Go?
ROOM 3

#HollywoodLabor and Organizing Workers Outside of Unions
ROOM 4

Solidarity with Syrian and Iranian Progressives
ROOM 5

 

SATURDAY November 4th - 10:30am - 11:45am

Centrality of Race
MAIN HALL

From Resistance To Running For Office: How Progressives Can Build Progressive Alliances to Win
ROOM TE101

Ending Money Bail
ROOM 2

Election systems -Issues and solutions
ROOM 3

Film Screening: "Red in Blue" - a 57min documentary about the Hollywood representations of the Russian Revolution
ROOM 4

Arab Americans for Syria
ROOM 5


SATURDAY November 4th - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Why End War and How - David Swanson Keynote
MAIN HALL


SATURDAY November 4th - 1:15pm - 2:30pm


Solartopia
MAIN HALL

Technology and Revolution - a Convergence
ROOM TE101

The Real Cost of Mass Incarceration
ROOM 2

Self-Organization and Revolution - a Dialogue Between Revolutionaries
ROOM 3

"Walking While Black" Film and Book Discussion
ROOM 4

Campus Antifascist Network: Fight Fascism with Solidarity
ROOM 5


SATURDAY November 4th - 2:45pm - 4:00pm

Film Screening: THE BEST DEMOCRACY MONEY CAN BUY
MAIN HALL

Black Struggle- Class Struggle-Takin it Over
ROOM TE101

Families United 4 Justice Movement Building in era of Trumpism
ROOM 2

#WeChoose: A Critical Conversation about Public Education
ROOM 3

Full Spectrum Resistance: transnational solidarity in social justice movements
ROOM 5


SATURDAY November 4th - 4:15pm - 5:30pm

A guide to battling environmental oppression in your backyard
MAIN HALL

Insurgent Activist-Scholarship: In But Not Of The University
ROOM TE101

Confronting the Assault on Communities of Color
ROOM 2

Three Problematics in the Converging Crises of Energy, Capitalism, & Environment
ROOM 3

The Labor Movement and Worker Cooperatives
ROOM 5

 

SATURDAY November 4th - 6:00pm - 7:15pm

A Love-Driven Politics: Reclaiming the Hope & Heart of Progressivism - Keynote by David Kyuman Kim
MAIN HALL


SATURDAY November 4th - 7:30pm - 9:00pm

She the People: the Heart of the Progressive Movement - Keynote by Aimee Allison
MAIN HALL


SUNDAY November 5th - 09:00am - 10:15am

Building a Peoples DemocraticBuilding a Peoples Democratic Workers Party Workers Party
MAIN HALL

Art and Imperialism
ROOM 2

The Democratic Socialist Alternative: What is It?
ROOM 5.


SUNDAY November 5th - 10:30am - 11:15am

The ABCs of Socialism: Revolution or Reform
MAIN HALL

Why WOMEN's Voices Matter in Media.
ROOM TE101

We’ve Been Here Before, We’re Here Again: Overcoming acute repression of dissent
ROOM 2

Housing and Homelessness in LA
ROOM 3

The Watsonville Canning Strike: History, Lessons, Current Implications
ROOM 4

The Case for US Sanctions on Israel
ROOM 5

 

SUNDAY November 5th - 12:00pm - 1:30pm

Censorship and Free Speech in the Trump Era
MAIN HALL