Today on Your Call: How do we democratize wealth in the US?
On today's Your Call , we’ll talk to Gar Alperovitz – author of What Then Must We Do? Straight Talk About the Next American Revolution. Alperovitz says the usual prescriptions for making change -- political mobilization and labor organizing – aren’t working, so we should shift our focus to democratizing the ownership of wealth from the bottom up. So what does that mean? And can it get big enough to make a difference? Join us at 10am Pacific or post a comment here. It’s Your Call, with Matt Martin, and you.
Gar Alperovitz, professor of political economy at the University of Maryland; president of the National Center for Economic and Security Alternatives; founding principal of the University of Maryland-based Democracy Collaborative; and author of What Then Must We Do? – Straight talk about the next American revolution, a book that aims to provide a blueprint for a sustainable economy.
Bay Area Event: KPFA Radio presents, GAR ALPEROVITZ
WHAT THEN MUST WE DO? -- Straight Talk About the Next American Revolution
Hosted by Max Pringle
Thursday, April 25, 7:30 pm
St. John’s Presbyterian Church
2727 College Avenue, Berkeley, CA
$12 advance tickets: brownpapertickets.com :: 800-838-3006 or Pegasus Books 3 locations), Marcus Books, Mrs. Dalloway’s, Moe’s, Walden Pond Bookstore, DIESEL a Bookstore
SF: Modern Times ($15 door)
SANTA CRUZ, CA
May 30, 2013, 7:00 pm
Gar Alperovitz at UCSC Common Ground Center
UC Santa Cruz, 1156 High Street, Santa Cruz CA 95064
SAN FRANCISCO, CA
May 31, 2013, 12:00 pm
Gar Alperovitz at Commonwealth Club
Commonwealth Club, San Francisco CA
SAN RAFAEL, CA
June 2, 2013, 12:00 pm
Gar Alperovitz at the Public Banking in America Conference, San Rafael CA