Archive: Joseph A. McCartin
Global Women / Global Work
Join us at 4pm on Monday, September 26 in Copley Formal Lounge for an event exploring the experiences of working women whose lives are impacted by globalization in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, and the Americas.
Fixing Los Angeles and Bargaining for the Common Good
On Wednesday, July 13, nearly 150 representatives of community organizations, unions, think tanks, and universities gathered to look closely at the success of the “Fix LA” movement and discuss the state of Bargaining for the Common Good efforts around the country.
Categories: Bargaining for the Common Good, Events
Join Us in Celebrating the 125th Anniversary of Rerum Novarum
The Kalmanovitz Initiative invites you to a celebration for the 125th anniversary of Rerum Novarum, the nineteenth century Catholic encyclical that laid the foundation of the Church’s teachings on labor and worker rights.
Celebrating Ten Years of Just Employment at Georgetown
On November 5, 2015, Georgetown students, alumni, staff, faculty, and administrators gathered in Riggs Library to reflect and celebrate the way the university realizes its Catholic identity and Jesuit heritage to the men and women who sustain our campus: the Just Employment Policy (JEP).
Categories: Events, In the News, Just Employment Policy, Student Leaders
OVERTIME: Labor Stories of the Week (Jan 22, 2016)
Will the snowstorm keep you hunkered down all weekend? Catch up on some vital labor stories from the week. Silencing students who speak out for workers. Four Loyola University Chicago students face
Category: In the News
WCP: Action for Justice: The Kalmanovitz Initiative for Labor and the Working Poor
The most recent Working-Class Perspectives post centers on the Kalmanovitz Initiative for Labor and the Working Poor, housed at Georgetown University, and its efforts to educate, agitate, and organi
Categories: Our Staff, Visiting Scholars
International Labor History Association Names KI's "Workers in Hard Times" Book of the Year
The International Labor History Association announced Workers in Hard Times as the ILHA Book of the Year Award for 2014. The volume, edited by Leon Fink, Joseph McCartin, and Joan Sangster (Universi
In the News: Defending the Common Good in the New York Times
[caption id="attachment_2270" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Photo by Andrew Sullivan for The New York Times.[/caption] This month, the New York Times turned to Kalmanovitz Initiative experts twice
Categories: Bargaining for the Common Good, In the News
Public Sector Unionism Under Assault: How to Combat the Scapegoating of Organized Labor
The most recent issue of the New Labor Forum features an article entitled "Public Sector Unionism Under Assault: How to Combat the Scapegoating of Organized Labor" written by Professor Joseph McCartin
Categories: Articles, Bargaining for the Common Good
One Hundred Years of U.S. Labor and Employment Relations
Registration from 8:30 am to 9 am. The conference will begin at 9 am.
Please RSVP here by Wednesday, April 24th.