[act-ma] [UJP Activist] Understanding Wall Street Banking & How OCCUPY Can Do Better for the 99%

United for Justice with Peace info at justicewithpeace.org
Thu May 10 12:00:02 PDT 2012





UJP Activist: Understanding Wall Street Banking & How OCCUPY Can Do Better for
the 99%








UNDERSTANDING WALL STREET BANKING & HOW OCCUPY CAN DO BETTER FOR THE 99%
============================================================

When: Saturday, May 12, 2012, 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
Where: Community Church of Boston • 565 Boylston St. • Copley Sq T •
Boston

The Occupy movement has been instrumental in exposing the financial system's
control of the global economy for the profit of the few. The purpose of OB Bank
Working group's presentation is to develop a common knowledge base about the
financial sector and to stimulate ideas and actions for creating financial
institutions committed to the public good

Speakers:

Jim Campen is a professor emeritus of economics at the UMass-Boston .He served
from 2007 to 2009 as executive director of Americans for Fairness in Lending
[1], which "exists to raise awareness of abusive credit and lending practices
and to promote re-regulation of the industry." 

Fred Moseley  graduated from Stanford and has been teaching economics at Mt
Holyoke College since 1989. He has taught  Political Economy, US Economic
History, Marxism and  written and published numerous papers including analyses
of US economic conditions.

Both speakers are important contributors to A Dollars and Sense, a Boston based
democratic and non-hierarchical collective of radical economics graduate
students and faculty founded  in 1974. Dollars and Sense publishes a blog,
books and a periodical devoted to 'real world economics'. 






		 [2]



United for Justice with Peace [3] is a coalition of peace and justice
organizations and community peace groups in the Greater Boston region. The UJP
Coalition, formed after September 11th, seeks global peace through social and
economic justice.

             [4]

Help us continue to do this critical work!   Make a donation to UJP today. [5]

            



info at justicewithpeace.org [6]

            
            		617-383-4857

            		www.justicewithpeace.org [7]





Upcoming Events: 











 



		Counter-Summit for Peace & Economic Justice [8]

		Fri May 18

		9:00am

		People's Church

		Chicago, IL

		

		Protest against NATO & the G8 [9]

		Sun May 20

		12:00pm

		Petrillo Bandshell

		Chicago

		

		Music for Peace: All Beethoven Concert [10]

		Sat Jun 2

		7:30pm

		Harvard-Epworth United Methodist Church

		Cambridge

		






More Peace and Justice Events [11].    How to Submit Events [12] 

 












-- 
Click here to unsubscribe from this newsletter [13]

[1] http://www.affil.org/
[2] http://justicewithpeace.org
[3] http://justicewithpeace.org
[4] http://justicewithpeace.org/donate
[5] http://justicewithpeace.org/donate
[6] info at justicewithpeace.org
[7] http://www.justicewithpeace.org
[8] http://justicewithpeace.org/node/3251
[9] http://justicewithpeace.org/node/3727
[10] http://justicewithpeace.org/node/3698
[11] http://justicewithpeace.org/upcoming-events
[12] http://justicewithpeace.org/posting-events
[13] http://justicewithpeace.org/newsletter/confirm/remove/54b7b5e2b33576t76
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://act-ma.org/pipermail/act-ma_act-ma.org/attachments/20120510/6e925eb5/attachment-0004.html>


More information about the Act-MA mailing list