Democracy at Work: Why We Need a Solidarity Economy with Richard Wolff

Human_agenda_Feb2716.png

 

A $10-$20 donation is requested. Payment at the door is available too.

In this compelling new manifesto Dr. Wolff argues for a democratic alternative based on workers directing their own workplaces. Whether it is secure, well-paid, and meaningful jobs or a sustainable relationship with the natural environment that we depend on, our society is not delivering the results people need and deserve.  One key cause for this intolerable state of affairs is the lack of genuine democracy in our economy as well as in our politics. The solution requires the institution of genuine economic democracy, starting with workers directing their own workplaces, as the basis for a genuine political democracy. Here Richard D. Wolff lays out a hopeful and concrete vision of how to make that possible. 

Endorsers:  San Jose Peace and Justice Center, Labor Studies Program at San Jose City College, NAACP of Santa Clara County, Santa Clara Valley Cooperatives Collaborative, Human Rights Program at San Jose State University, Laborers Union Local 270

For more information contact Richard Hobbs at 408-460-2999 or richhobbs@msn.com

WHEN
February 27, 2016 at 3pm - 5pm
WHERE
Laborers International Union Local 270
509 Emory St
San Jose, CA 95110
United States
Google map and directions
CONTACT
Richard Hobbs · · 408-460-2999
TICKETS
$10.00 USD · Purchase tickets
12 RSVPS
Matt Schlegel Jake Garrett Connor Spahn Allen Vo Montserrat de la Garma Peggy Reynolds Veronica Dostal Robert Raymond

Will you come?

NOTE: After RSVP, you will still need to purchase a ticket here

Showing 10 comments

  • Eric White
    followed this page 2016-08-16 14:50:11 -0400
  • Matt Schlegel
    rsvped +1 2016-02-27 16:37:46 -0500
  • Jake Garrett
    rsvped 2016-02-27 02:35:28 -0500
  • Connor Spahn
    rsvped 2016-02-26 14:40:13 -0500
  • Allen Vo
    rsvped 2016-02-25 20:37:46 -0500
  • Montserrat de la Garma
    rsvped +1 2016-02-25 20:36:14 -0500
  • Peggy Reynolds
    rsvped 2016-02-24 18:48:37 -0500
  • Jesse Philips
    followed this page 2016-02-24 14:26:37 -0500
  • Veronica Dostal
    rsvped +1 2016-02-13 21:45:30 -0500
  • Robert Raymond
    rsvped 2016-02-11 12:56:49 -0500
Please check your e-mail for a link to activate your account.

Become a Monthly

d@w

Supporter

Sign Up!

Upcoming Events

Richard Wolff at the NY City Bar Association: Preparations and Responses to Coronavirus In Different Countries

When: Jul 21, 2020 04:00—05:00PM

Where: Digital

What: Presented by New York City Bar Association

Global Capitalism: Live Economic Update

When: Sep 09, 2020 07:30—09:00PM

Where: Judson Memorial Church

View All Events

Follow Us


Facebook Friends:

Which of your Facebook friends have joined

d@w

Connect to Find Out:


patreon_promo-01.png