Now registering for our fall 2012 course with Bob Forrant, Professor of Labor History, UMass Lowell, and returning adult education favorite. Read more about his course, US Labor Post WWII: From Reds Under the Bed to the War on Public Sector Workers. Register for the course here.
Boston Workmen's Circle, 1762 Beacon St., Brookline
What is the solidarity economy? How are people in our communities and around the world finding cooperative ways to survive, flourish, and resist? How can the members of Boston Workmen's Circle effectively support each other, build our community, and strengthen our voice for justice? In our last session, we learned about and discussed Workmen's Circle's rich tradition as a mutual aid society. Join us for the second session in our multi-generational, young adult-led "Solidarity Series" to look at contemporary models as we work to create new forms
“The Workmen's Circle is my Jewish community because it allows me to express all the different aspects of my Jewish identity in one place. It’s where I act for change while being part of a larger, inter-generational community.”