Leo Panitch is Canada Research Chair in Comparative Political Economy and Distinguished Research Professor of Political Science at York University. He is a long-time editor of The Socialist Register and his publications include Working Class Politics in Crisis, A Different Kind of State,The End of Parliamentary Socialism and American Empire and the Political Economy of Global Finance
Sam Gindin is the former Research Director of the Canadian Autoworkers Union and Packer Visiting Chair in Social Justice at York University. Publications include (with Greg Albo and Leo Panitch) In and Out of Crisis: The Global Financial Meltdown and Left Alternatives.
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