The Reclaim the State Project

A progressive project designed to alter the direction of public policy.

See Publisher's Page - Reclaiming the State A Progressive Vision of Sovereignty for a Post-Neoliberal World.

Discount sales available

My stock has run out. I will have some more available around mid-October if you still want a signed copy at a discount price.

Reclaiming the State Lecture Tour - September-October, 2017

Thursday, September 21: Kansas City - International Conference of Modern Monetary Theory - see program for details.

Friday, September 22: Kansas City - MMT conference, as above.

Monday, September 25: Brighton (UK) - I will be speaking at a fringe event - Economics for a Progressive Agenda - associated with the British Labour Party Annual Conference.

Location: The Brighthelm Centre, North Road, Brighton, BN1 1YD.
Time: The event will run from 14:00 to 17:00.
Entry: Free. All are welcome.
See - RSVP page.

Also - The fringe event that promises to empower Labour’s Progressives against neoliberalism - for more details and background.

Tuesday, September 26: London – Formal Book Launch of - Reclaiming the State – Newington Green Unity Church, 39a Newington Green, Stoke Newington, London, N16 9PR.

Time: The event will run from 18:30 to 20:30.
Entry: Free. All are welcome.

Please see - Ticket Page (entry free).

Wednesday, September 27: Berlin - Reclaiming the State launch combined with German language version of my 2015 book Eurozone Dystopia: Groupthink and Denial on a Grand Scale.

Speakers:

  • Professor Dr. William Mitchell, Author, University of Newcastle, Australia.
  • Professor. Dr. Heiner Flassbeck, Former State Secretary for Economic Affairs.
  • Dr. Dirk Ehnts, University of Chemnitz.
  • Thomas Fazi, Co-Author of "Reclaiming the State", Journalist.

Location: neues deutschland, Franz-Mehring-Platz 1, 10243 Berlin.
Time: The event will start at 19:00.
Entry: Free. All are welcome.

Thursday, September 28: Madrid - Reclaiming the State Presentation at Ecooo - http://ecooo.es/

Speakers:

  • Professor William Mitchell, Author Reclaiming the State.
  • Thomas Fazi, Co-author Reclaiming the State.
  • Dr Eduardo Garzón, Adviser in the economic cabinet of the Economy and Finance Area in the City of Madrid.
  • Manolo Monero, Parliamentary Deputy for United Podemos.

Location: Ecooo, Calle Escuadra 11, 28012, Madrid, Spain.
Time: The event will start at 18:30.
Entry: Free. All are welcome. A small donation will be appreciated by organisers to cover room hire.
For further details: E-Mail Stuart at redmmt.info@redmmt.es or madrid@redmmt.es

Friday, September 29: Madrid - Reclaiming the State presentation at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid

Activities: Presentations. Meetings with student activists. Meetings with various politicians. Press engagements.

Speakers:

  • Professor William Mitchell, Author Reclaiming the State.
  • Thomas Fazi, Co-author Reclaiming the State.

Location: Salón de Actos, Facultad de Ciencias Económicas y Empresariales, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Cantoblanco.
Time: 12:30.
Entry: Free. All are welcome.

Saturday, September 30, Rome - Reclaiming the State presentations.

There will be two events in Rome on this day.

Event 1

Speakers:

  • Professor William Mitchell, Author Reclaiming the State.
  • Thomas Fazi, Co-author Reclaiming the State.
  • Nicola Genga, Director of the Centro per la Riforma dello Stato (Centre for the Reform of the State).
  • Stefano Fassina, Sinistra Italiana MP.

Location: Campidoglio - Sala del Carroccio, Piazza del Campidoglio, 1.
Time: 16:30.
Entry: Free. All are welcome.

Event 2: - Organised by the Think Tank Trinità dei Monti

Speakers:

  • Professor William Mitchell, Author Reclaiming the State.
  • Thomas Fazi, Co-author Reclaiming the State.

Location: Hotel Il Palazzetto, Vicolo del Bottino, 8.
Time: 20:00.
Entry: Free. All are welcome.

Sunday, October 1: FerraraReclaiming the State presentation at Festival di Internazionale.

There will be two events in Ferrara on this day.

Event 1 - Money and debt. The errors and horrors of financial markets:

Speakers:

  • Professor William Mitchell, Author Reclaiming the State
  • Thomas Fazi, Co-author Reclaiming the State.
  • GECOFE (Gruppo economia cittadini di Ferrara)

Location: Sala dell'Arengo, Piazza del Municipio, 2
Time: 11.00
Entry: Free. All are welcome.

Event 2 - will include Reclaiming the State presentations, discussion and screening of the documentary PIIGS.

Speakers:

  • Professor William Mitchell, Author Reclaiming the State
  • Thomas Fazi, Co-author Reclaiming the State.

Location: Ascom, via Baruffaldi 14/18 (Sala Zamorani, 1st floor)
Time: 15:00
Entry: Free. All are welcome.

More information: gruppoeconomia.fe@gmail.com.

Monday, October 2: MilanReclaiming the State presentation at Milan Culture Festival.

Speakers:

  • Professor William Mitchell, Author Reclaiming the State.
  • Thomas Fazi, Co-author Reclaiming the State.

Location: Palazzo Pirelli, Via F. Filzi 22 (Sala Pirelli)
Time: 18:00.
Entry: Free. All are welcome.

Tuesday, October 3: Helsinki - Meetings with activists etc.

Details coming.

Wednesday, October 4: Helsinki - Dual Book Launch - Reclaiming the State (William Mitchell and Thomas Fazi, Pluto) and Exits and Conflicts: Disintegrative Tendencies in Global Political Economy (Heikki Patomäki, Routledge).

Speakers:

  • Professor William Mitchell, Author Reclaiming the State.
  • Professor Heikki Patomäki, University of Helsinki, Author Exits and Conflicts: Disintegrative Tendencies in Global Political Economy.
  • Thomas Fazi, Co-author Reclaiming the State.

Location: PIII in Porthania, University of Helsinki, City Campus.
Time: 11:15 – 12:45. Entry: Free. All are welcome.

Thursday, October 5: Helsinki - Public Lecture.

Speaker:

  • Professor William Mitchell, Author Reclaiming the State.

Location: University of Helsinki, Lecture Hall 5, Main Building
Time: The event will begin 16:00.
Entry: Free. All are welcome.

Friday, October 6: Paris - To be confirmed.

Information: Bill.Mitchell @ reclaimthestate.org (delete spaces)