Peter Ikeler is the author of Hard Sell: Work and Resistance in Retail Chains. He is a Brooklyn-based activist and assistant professor of sociology at SUNY Old Westbury.
Left Forum 2012
Party Building and Organizing on the Left
- This is a round table dialogue with various parties on the Left. It is a discussion that will look at the rewards and challenges of building a party of the Left, areas of common experience and difference with other Leftists, and how future action may be structured to assist our party building efforts.
Chair: Stephon Boatwright
Speakers: Billy Wharton, Socialist Party USA, Peter Ikeler, Socialist Alternative, Libero Della Piana, Communist Party USA Michael Hirsch, Democratic Socialists of America, Larry Holmes, Workers World Party, Ahmed Shawki, International Socialist Organization, Juliet Ucelli, Freedom Road Socialist Organization.