Please join the Kalmanovitz Initiative for Labor and the Working Poor and the Metro Washington, D.C. Democratic Socialist of America for “50 years after Michael Marrington’s The Other America: Where is the War on Poverty”?
In 1962, Michael Harrington’s The Other America became a catalyst for the “War on Poverty”, leading to the later establishment of Medicare, Medicaid, and other social security benefits.
There will be a panel discussion featuring: Harold Meyerson, Washington Post columnist, DSA Vice Chair, and Heidi Hartmann, Feminist economist, founder of the Institute for Women’s Policy.
November 8, 2012
For more information visit http://lwp.georgetown.edu