Garry Leech

Garry Leech
Lecturer in Political Science
Communities & Connections, School of Arts and Social Sciences

Office: CC-201

Garry Leech teaches courses on international politics with a focus on globalization and Latin America. He is an independent journalist and author of seven books including Capitalism: A Structural Genocide (Zed Books, 2012); The FARC: The Longest Insurgency (Zed Books, 2011); Beyond Bogota: Diary of a Drug War Journalist in Colombia (Beacon Press, 2009); and Crude Interventions: The United States, Oil and the New World Disorder (Zed Books, 2006). He is co-author with Terry Gibbs of The Failure of Global Capitalism: From Cape Breton to Colombia and Beyond (CBU Press, 2009). Garry’s articles have appeared in publications in Canada, the United States, Europe, Australia and Latin America. For more information about Garry, visit his website at