Last night Mayor Bowser announced that she will allocate $2.5 million for immigration legal services in her proposed budget for this year! “At the budget engagement forums last month, I was moved by the residents who came out consistently and asked us to do more for our neighbors. So in this budget, together we will increase funding […]
The Kalmanovitz Initiative convenes and supports activists, advocates, and academics in line with our mission of advancing workers’ rights and economic justice.
The Kalmanovitz Initiative draws upon the resources of a great university to educate and engage a new generation of leaders dedicated to a just, democratic, and inclusive economy.
Drawing on Georgetown’s distinctive identity as an arena of policy formulation and debate, the Kalmanovitz Initiative fosters approaches aimed at creating equitable, sustainable, and empowering workplace relations in a fast-changing economy.
The Los Angeles Teachers strike earlier this year is the most recent action in a growing movement in which workers unite with their communities to fight for issues that transcend the workplace. In this week’s Working-Class Perspective, Joseph A. McCartin lays out how this strategy, known as Bargaining for the Common Good, empowers labor to […]
KI is now accepting applications for its paid, full-time 8-week internship for Summer 2019 open to Georgetown students. Each summer, KI recruits Georgetown students who are dedicated to social justice to work with local community groups in D.C. advocating for working people through its Organizing Internship and Research in Action Internship. Students will participate in […]