Events

EVENT | Women Leading the Labor Movement Surge

May 9th, 2022

On May 4 , WILL Empower , the Kalmanovitz Initiative , and The Century Foundation hosted an event , ” Women Leading the Labor Movement Surge .” The event featured a p…

EVENT | Push: Screening and Panel

March 14th, 2022

On Tuesday , March 8 , KI hosted a screening of filmmaker Fredrik Gertten ‘ s documentary , Push on the housing crisis and the role of private equity in creating and…

EVENT: AI & Global Workers’ Rights

January 24th, 2022

A recent Kalmanovitz Initiative – sponsored webinar on A . I . and Global Workers ’ Rights on January 20 spotlighted the urgent need for working people to have mor…

Race, Workers, and Voter Suppression (Video)

November 12th, 2020

Voter suppression in the United States has a corrosive effect on elections and participation in the political process . When combined with the steady erosion of…

The Future of Worker Rights and Welfare Policies in Germany and America (Video)

July 17th, 2020

The Kalmanovitz Initiative for Labor and the Working Poor at Georgetown University and the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung co-sponsored the webinar “A German-American Dialogue on Worker Rights and Welfare.” This July 7 panel was moderated by Lane Windham, Associate Director of the Kalmanovitz Initiative and co-director of WILL Empower.

Intersectionality and Women’s Voting Rights Over the Past Century (Video)

July 17th, 2020

The Kalmanovitz Initiative for Labor and the Working Poor at Georgetown University, the National Parks Service, and WILL Empower co-sponsored the webinar “Gender, Race, Class, and the Vote: From the 19th Amendment to COVID-19” to discuss how race and class have shaped womens’ ability to vote over the past century. This June 23 panel was moderated by Lane Windham, Associate Director of the Kalmanovitz Initiative and co-director of WILL Empower.