Talk: Struggle for Economic Democracy, Black Self-Determination in Jackson, MS'
April 27, 2018
UMass Amherst Campus
Author and activist Kali Akuno speaks on "Jackson Rising: The Struggle for Economic Democracy and Black Self-Determination in Jackson, Mississippi."
Cooperation Jackson is an emerging network of cooperatives and grassroots institutions that aim to build a "solidarity economy."
Sponsored by Department of Anthropology and the U.S. Solidarity Economy Network; Center for Education Policy & Advocacy; Civic Engagement and Service Learning; New Economy Coalition; Neighbor to Neighbor; Resistance Center for Peace and Justice; School of Public Policy; Social Thought and Political Economy; Sustainable Community Development; UMass Alliance for Community Transformation, Labor Center; UMass Amherst Libraries Sustainability Fund.