How do we create a more inclusive and sustainable political economy that is better for people and the planet? How do we achieve a truly representative democracy?
Come join us for a conversation with Henry A.J. Ramos, author of Democracy and The Next American Economy: Where Properity Meets Justice. In addition to hearing from Ramos, we will be joined by a panel of discussants who will engage in a robust conversation for anyone interested in democracy, economic restoration and environmental sustainability.
- How political polarization and income and wealth disparity is threatening the essence and integrity of our democracy and economy
- Why current economic and social trends are unsustainable
- Case studies of organizations that have successfully created and administered programs that further equity in society, restore democratic practices, implement better urban and city planning and protect the environment
- How forward-looking leaders and grantmakers can work more closely to harmonize their efforts and scale innovations that put people and the planet before privilege and profit
- Darrick Hamilton, Executive Director, Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity, The Ohio State University
- Henry A.J. Ramos, Author, Democracy and The Next American Economy: Where Prosperity Meets Justice
- Felicia J. Wong, President and CEO, The Roosevelt Institute
- Geri P. Mannion (Moderator), Director, U.S. Democracy Program and Special Opportunities Fund, Carnegie Corporation of New York