ISE faculty members are featured on 10 different panels at this year’s annual Left Forum in New York City.  This is an exceptional yearly event, with speakers and workshops exploring a very wide scope of  theoretical, historical, organizational, and practical questions central to left politics today. This year’s theme is Occupy the System: Confronting Global Capitalism. Full conference details and registration information are available at The conference is held on the campus of Pace University, in lower Manhattan just west of City Hall Park.

Brian Tokar
Climate Catastrophe: The 99% Solution: Session 1, Room E303, Saturday 10:00am – 11:50am
Capitalism, Imperial Geopolitics and the Climate Crisis: Where Next for the Climate Justice Movement?: Session 3, Room E303, Saturday 3:00pm – 04:50pm
The Environmentalism of Occupy: Session 5, Room E326, Sunday 10:00am – 11:50am

Chaia Heller
Technology, Un/Employment, and the Left: From Future Shock to OWS: Session 5, Room E329, Sunday 10:00am – 11:50 am

Hilary Moore
White Trash: Up For Grabs: Session 4, Room E332, Saturday 5:00pm – 06:40pm

Peter Staudenmaier
2011, 1999, 1968 — and 2012? The history of the Left and #Occupy: Session 5, Room E308, Sunday 10:00am – 11:50am