Labor Talks: Democracy in Chains

As part of our #LaborTalks series, we are pleased to present award-winning scholar Nancy MacLean, author of the new book: Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right’s Stealth Plan for America. MacLean will discuss far-ranging topics such as the origins of neoliberalism, the rise of the radical right, the state of the READ MORE »

LaborTalks: Reclaiming Gotham: Bill de Blasio and the Movement to End America’s Tale of Two Cities

As part of our #LaborTalks series, we are pleased to present journalist Juan González, author of the new book: Reclaiming Gotham: Bill de Blasio and the Movement to End America’s Tale of Two Cities to speak about his book and lead a conversation around economic justice and class issues in the United States today. Tuesday, READ MORE »

Activist Book Talks: All Together Different

   As part of our Activist Book Series, join us as we continue our regular labor and activist – focused discussions by welcoming author Daniel Katz, who will present and lead a conversation examining the historic roots of Yiddish Socialism in the radical Jewish tradition, along with its influence and inspiration for today’s activism of READ MORE »

LaborTalks: Author Michael Kazin On the Great War’s Legacy

The Workmen’s Circle, The Sidney Hillman Foundation, and The Brooklyn Institute for Social Research invite you to a panel discussion and reception with author Michael Kazin on May 11th at 7:00pm. This event is part of our activist literary series, with programs throughout 2017. The doors will be open at 6:30pm at our offices, 247 READ MORE »