NYC
2018
Event Type: 
Panel
Room: 
L2.85
Timeslot: 
Session 7: Sunday, June 3rd: 2:00 - 3:50pm
Description/Abstract of your Event: 

Modern class warfare requires strategies that worker organizations, and communities, develop real world strategies for workers' control. To adequately address the Neoliberal Offensive, and raise class organization, both unions and communities have developed real worker cooperatives.

Participants

Alicia is a former member of the Caucus of Rank and File educators and the Chicago Teachers Union AFT Local 2.

Keith is vice president of Home Care Workers 1199 SEIU. He is the union representative for the home care workers cooperative.

Attorney, activist and educator committed to ending punishment, eradicating hierarchy, and building communal resources in partnership with communities of color.  She is a member of Democracy at Work, New York and Operation Power, a Brooklyn-based social justice organization.

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Kali Akuno is a co-founder and co-director of Cooperation Jackson.

Kali served as the Director of Special Projects and External Funding in the Mayoral Administration of the late Chokwe Lumumba of Jackson, MS. His focus in this role was supporting cooperative development, the introduction...

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