Welcome all members and visitors to the University of Manitoba Geopolitical Economy Research Group website. This is the inaugural post on the University of Manitoba Gerg website. With this inaugural …
January 9 Webinar - The Geopolitical Economy Research Group, the South Asian Network for Secularism and Democracy, Centre sur l'asie du sud and more present
As Indian farmers celebrate their historic victory against the three draconian farm laws introduced by the Government of India, their struggle is far from over.
Tikait Rakesh of the Indian Farmers' Union (BKU) joins us to what worked, what did not, lessons learnt, and the future of the movement.
A 21 November Panel Discussion from the International Manifesto Group, Nodutdol, Qiao Collective, and Friends of Socialist China
Our webinar takes a timely look beneath and behind western stereotypes of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea – as totalitarian, autarkic, economically bankrupt, led by a dynasty and a cult, and a nuclear bad-boy – to probe the realities, old and new, by addressing key questions including the ongoing Korean War.
A November 14 Panel Discussion from the International Manifesto Group
Can historic Palestine ever harbour a true democratic state? What would that state look like? Can those who desire a better world support this goal and what would this support look like? This panel explores these and related questions drawing from the perspectives of selected figures with decades long, joint, collective experience in the struggle for a democratic state in Palestine.
Panel Presented by The International Manifesto Group, Black Alliance for Peace & CODEPINK
This panel will discuss the many questions that are opened up by the US withdrawal from Afghanistan. What is the world significance of the US defeat in Afghanistan? What are the prospects for peace and development there? What role could China, Russia and Iran have in Afghanistan’s reconstruction?
A 1-day Conference hosted by the Qiao Collective and sponsored by Peoples' Dispatch, Monthly Review & CODEPINK
In partnership with The People’s Forum, Qiao Collective is thrilled to host a one-day international convening of organizers, scholars, and journalists whose work grapples with questions of Chinese socialism, Western imperialism, Global South internationalism, and the renewed Cold War consensus taking hold in the West. Speakers and events will analyze current trends in U.S.-China relations, Chinese development, and international relations through a socialist, anti-imperialist lens.
The International Manifesto Group
The Manifesto is an important political initiative which, in view of the multiple crises facing us and the urgency of political action, has been taken following several months of discussion by the International Manifesto Group, a world-wide group of concerned activists and scholars. The launch took place September 5, 2021 over Zoom and YouTube live.
Radhika Desai & Michael Hudson
Understanding of the dollar’s world role is dominated by the ideas of ‘dollar hegemony’ and ‘US hegemony’. In this paper, we reveal how these ideas are ideologies, not theories. In their place, we reveal an understanding one that is theoretically sound and accords with the historical record, a geopolitical economy of the international monetary system of modern capitalism.