Event: Finding Truth in Police Killings of Young Black Men

Former Dollars & Sense collective Ben Greenberg (who guest edited our March/April 2006 special issue on Hurricane Katrina) is giving a talk this Thursday at Harvard Law School:

Finding Truth in Police Killings of Young Black Men: Army Cpl. Roman Ducksworth, Jr. (1962) and Michael Brown (2014)

A talk by Ben Greenberg, journalist and founding member of the Civil Rights Cold Case Project of the Center for Investigative Reporting

March 1 12:00-1:00pm Lewis Hall, Room 214A, Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA

Introduction by Lolita Parker, Jr.

Lunch provided

Worst Case Economics

Cross-posted from our sister blog, Triple Crisis.

Frank Ackerman is principal economist at Synapse Energy Economics in Cambridge, Mass., and the author of Worst Case Economics: Extreme Events in Climate and Finance (Anthem Press, 2017). He spoke to Triple Crisis co-editor Alejandro Reuss in late December 2017 about the main themes in the book. To learn more, you can also visit the book page on Dr. Ackerman’s website here.