PREVIEW FOR LECTURE ON HISTORY OF CAPITALISM AND IMPERIALISM BY NARASIMHA REDDY
Lamakaan is holding a five-day Night-School on the topic called "Introduction to Leftist Ideology and History of Communist Parties in India".
About the topic: This is a rare opportunity for all those who are interested to have an understanding of what is actually Leftist ideology and how it all started in Europe, how it came into India and what's the present situation in India. When it comes to Leftist ideology or parties there are many questions. What is CPI? What is CPM? What is CPI(ML)? Why there are many ML parties? Who are Naxalites? What is the difference between Socialism propagated by Marx and the one advocated by social democrats? Is capitalism nearing its end? What kind of society will replace capitalist system? What is the difference between Marx, Lenin and Mao?
About Narasimha Reddy:
Narasimha Reddy served as the state President of the biggest left-oriented teachers' union called Andhra Pradesh Teachers' Federation. He is an author of many books dealing with a wide-array of topics on political-economy. He has so far written hundreds of articles to various magazines and newspapers. He is a Marxist thinker and gives classes on Marxist political-economy.
Narasimha Reddy will give us a Marxist understanding of how capitalism evolved into imperialism and is the root-cause behind the world-wars, regional wars, frequent economic crises, growing unemployment and poverty, ever-widening economic disparities and ever-increasing violence on people by the ruling-class.