Lilia D. Monzó

Lilia D. Monzo uses Marxist-Humanist and decolonial approaches to confront capitalism and imperialism, racism, and the hyper-exploitation of women of color, while envisioning a socialist alternative. She is the author of A Revolutionary Subject: Pedagogy of Women of Color and Indigeneity.

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Lilia D. Monzó

[Video] Toward a unifying struggle against capitalism, racism, sexism and all forms of oppression

Summary: Interview with Professor Lilia D. Monzó – Editors

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Lilia D. Monzó

U.S. Im(migration) and racial-colonial capitalism

Summary: From a presentation to a meeting of the Los Angeles chapter of the International Marxist-Humanist Organization — Editors

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Kevin B. Anderson,
Heather A. Brown,
Sevgi Doğan,
Kieran Durkin,
Barbara Epstein,
Lewis Gordon,
Peter Hudis,
Ndindi Kitonga,
Paul Mason,
Lilia D. Monzó,
Rhaysa Ruas,
Alessandra Spano

Mini-Conference: Debating Raya Dunayevskaya’s Intersectional Marxism

Summary: Recordings of the three panels discussing various aspects of Raya Dunayevskaya’s intersectional Marxism. Presentations by Lewis Gordon, Barbara Epstein, Paul Mason, Kevin B. Anderson, and man…

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Lilia D. Monzó

On Kevin Anderson’s New Book on Dialectics

Summary: Introductory remarks at the book launch for Kevin B. Anderson, Dialectics of Revolution: Hegel, Marxism and Its Critics Through a Lens of Race, Class, Gender, and Colonialism– Editors

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Lilia D. Monzó

Colonialism, Migration, Pandemic: The Immutable Evidence that Capitalism Is Racist and Misogynist

Summary: This article was published in English in Monthly Review, July-August, 2020, here: https://imhojournal.org/articles/colonialism-migration-pandemic-the-immutable- evidence-that-capitalism-is-ra…

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Lilia D. Monzó

Colonialism, Migration, Pandemic: The Immutable Evidence that Capitalism Is Racist and Misogynist

Summary: People of color, especially women of color, have generally borne the brunt of the human suffering inflicted by capitalism. First appeared in Monthly Review, July-August 2020, here https://mon…

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Kevin B. Anderson,
Peter Hudis,
Jens Johansson,
Karel Ludenhoff,
Lilia D. Monzó

Where to Begin? Growing Seeds of Liberation in a World Torn Asunder

Summary: What faces us in the post-COVID-19 world as we struggle to uproot capitalism and its malignant racism, sexism, heterosexism, and environmental destruction, both in theory and in practice. Aut…

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Lilia D. Monzó

Women of Color and Indigeneity: A Revolutionary Subject

Summary: Discusses significant role of women, especially Women of Color, in revolutionary struggles, in order to show that women’s liberation and an anti-racist agenda are central to Marxist-Humanism….

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[Los Angeles] Public Reading Group on “Rosa Luxemburg, Women’s Liberation, and Marx’s Philosophy of Revolution”

August 2, 2020
6:00-8:00 PM, Pacific Time

Zoom
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82678202440?pwd=Q3FLR1dTeS95NlZZaGdwNEdydWtaQT09

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[Los Angeles] CANCELED – Erich Fromm’s Socialist Humanism: An Answer to Rightwing Authoritarianism and Fascism

March 22, 2020
6:00-9:00 PM

Poetic Research Bureau
951 Chung King Rd, Chinatown, Los Angeles 90012

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[Los Angeles] Book Launch – A Revolutionary Subject: Women of Color and Indigeneity + a Brief Discussion of Iran

January 12, 2020
6:00-9:00 PM

Poetic Research Bureau
951 Chung King Rd, Chinatown, Los Angeles 90012

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[Los Angeles] Women of Color and Indigeneity: A Revolutionary Subject for Women’s History Month

March 17, 2019
2:00-5:00 PM

Public School
951 Chung King Road, Chinatown, LA 90012

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[Los Angeles] Understanding MARXISM & FREEDOM 60 Years Later – A Discussion of Raya Dunayevskaya’s Revolutionary Text

September 23, 2018
6:30-8:30 PM

Westside Peace Center
3916 Sepulveda Blvd., Suite 101-102

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[Los Angeles] A World in Crisis: Marxist-Humanists Respond

June 17, 2018
6:30 - 8:30 PM

Westside Peace Center
3916 Sepulveda Blvd., Suite 101-102

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[Culver City (LA area)] Racism and the Logic of Capital

March 11, 2018
6:30-8:30 PM

Westside Peace Center
3916 Sepulveda Blvd., near Venice Blvd.

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[Los Angeles] RACISM, XENOPHOBIA, AND IMMIGRATION: A MARXIST CRITIQUE

August 20, 2017
6:00-8:00 PM

Art Share
801 East Fourth Place (Arts District)

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