Democracy at Work DC

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Please join us at our next meetup on Wednesday, January 17th from 6:30-8pm at the West End Branch Library (2301 L St NW). This will be a planning session for 2018 and all the good things we will accomplish! RSVP… Read More

Please join d@w-DC as we host Professor Richard D. Wolff for an evening talk on January 31, 2018. All are welcome!

The topic for the evening’s talk will be Beyond the Capitalist Enterprise – The Movement for Worker Co-ops (And What You Can Do!).

Capitalism is failing around the world and what many of us are looking for is the solution, the fix, and a way forward. Join Dr. Richard Wolff , Professor of Economics Emeritus at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and author of many books including Democracy at Work: A Cure for Capitalism, to discuss how the movement for Worker Coops represents a way to build a more just and sustainable economy for the future.

WHEN
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 from 7pm – 8:30pm

WHERE
St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church
1525 Newton St, NW
Washington, DC 20010
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RSVP
This event is free to the public, however RSVPs are required.

Please join us at our next meetup on Wednesday, January 3rd from 6:30-8pm at West End Branch Library (2301 L St NW). Professor Wolff had to re-schedule his DC visit from January 5th to January 31st. We’re happy to… Read More

Dr. Richard Wolff will be here in January and we need to try to get a plan together for some accommodations and an event/host for Dr. Wolff. Let’s get together and come up with a plan. This can… Read More

DSLBD LogoThe DSLBD Innovation & Equitable Development Office is holding an open stakeholders meeting on the topic of business and worker cooperatives in the District of Columbia. This engagement builds on the local economy discussion held by the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development in Fall 2016.

Stakeholders are invited to help implement an action plan for supporting existing and new cooperatives in the District. Meetings are monthly through to at least December 2017.

November Cooperatives Stakeholders Meeting
Friday 11/17, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM EDT
441 4th Street, NW, Suite 805S, Washington, DC 20020