Events

Protester with caption "The Pandemic Worker Wave and a New Social Compact: A Public Forum on Working-Class Prosperity in a Transformed World"

Rewatch Sessions from “The Pandemic Worker Wave”

June 13th, 2022

On June 2-3, 2022, the Kalmanovitz Initiative hosted a public forum, “The Pandemic Worker Wave and a New Social Compact.” The event featured two days, ten panels, and over 45 speakers who commented…

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EVENT | Labor and Ukraine: Solidarity in a Time of War

May 12th, 2022

On May 5, the Kalmanovitz Initiative for Labor and the Working Poor and the Solidarity Center hosted an event, “Labor and Ukraine: Solidarity in a Time of War.” The panel featured activists from…

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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 panel of women activists and…

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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 worsening this crisis. The…

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 more control over the design and…

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DC 2021: Continuing Crises, Prospects for Change

February 5th, 2021

On February 3, a group of local DC activists and thinkers gathered to reflect on a tumultuous 2020 and looked forward into a New Year in the District. The panel was part of a series of events as…

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 workers’ rights, however, voter…