Midwest Marxism Conference


Millions of people have come to the understanding that capitalism is no longer working. And millions of people around the world—from mine workers in South Africa to student in Quebec to teachers in Chicago—are fighting back.
Marxism provides a revolutionary understanding and strategy for ridding society of exploitation and oppression once and for all. We want more than just resistance, we want to win. Join us!
WORKSHOPS INCLUDE: Education and Capitalism • The Meaning of Marxism • Lenin’s Theory of the Party • Socialist and Trade Unions From Apartheid Schools to the New Jim Crow: Racism USA • Russia: A Case Study in Workers Power and Revolution • Class, Race, and the Civil Rights Movement • Socialism and Women’s Liberation Whose City?: Labor, the 1 percent, and the Democratic Party Machine in Chicago • Imperialism: Hatred at Home and War Abroad • And more!

Northwestern University • Fisk Hall and Kresge Centennial Hall

FREE, QUALITY CHILDCARE IS AVAILABLE ON SITE. Please email chicagosocialists@gmail.com with childcare needs (number/age of children, any special needs, etc.)

Onsite registration:
Fisk Hall rm217 (1845 Sheridan Rd. Evanston, IL 60208)

Registering online is easy and priced on a sliding scale of $10-30. No one will be turned away from the conference for lack of funds! After entering your payment information, you will be asked for the name(s) of those you are registering and you can print a ticket for each person.

$30 - Full Day - Solidarity Rate


$20 - Full Day - Regular Rate


$10 - Discounted for low-income

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