The following article was submitted to Workers Education, the quarterly bulletin of the International Federation of Workers Education Associations (IFWEA), at the request of the editor, at the end of June 2003. It did not appear in the June 2003 issue and I am not sure if it was ever published. In any event, it’s published now — on the web.
Several years ago, the Canadian labour educator Marc Belanger proposed the creation of an online International Labour University. His dream was never realized, but if you ask Marc today, he’ll tell you that websites like the one I established