Anti-Capitalist Smackdown: A Debate among Tendencies in the Occupy Movement
Saturday, February 4, 2012.
3pm – 8pm
The W (23rd & Union, Seattle, WA)
Several different anti-capitalist tendencies have come together in the Occupy movement. Now is a chance for us to meet publicly and clarify where we agree and disagree on a few key points.
This event is free & open to the public. It will be audio-recorded, and selections will be published online for the benefit of anti-capitalists everywhere.
Participating tendencies (in alphabetic order)
– Black Orchid
– Insurrectionary anarchy
3-5PM: debates on
– The enemy (capitalism or civilization?)
– Revolution (ultimate goals and how to get there)
– Class & identity
– The role of revolutionaries
5-6PM: dinner break
6-7:15PM: debates on
– Unions & solidarity networks
– Prefigurative (anti)politics
– The Occupy movement
7:15-8PM: open discussion with audience