Capitalism ’09 is part of a series of international events that focus on the analysis of contemporary capitalism. The event took place at the Old Student House in Helsinki, Finland, on April 23. Speakers were Stephen Gill (York University), whose research interests include new forms of political agency and the political and juridical constitution of global capitalism, Isabella Bakker (York University), who specialises on global economic system and gender hierarchies, researcher and climate activist Tadzio Müller, who is a critic of Green capitalism, Hilary Wainwright, Research Director of the New Politics Programme at the Transnational Institute and editor of Red Pepper magazine and Oras Tynkkynen, MP of the Green party. There were also other international and Finnish guests present.
Video footage of Capitalism ´09 event is now available on the Left Forum website.