Join Maggie Phair Institute Educator Mimi Soltysik for a Zoom video discussion with Colin Jenkins. Colin is the founder, editor, and Social Economics Department Chair at the Hampton Institute (a working-class think tank). Call-in information will be posted on the day of the event. If you do not have access to a webcam, you can still participate via phone.
About Colin Jenkins:
Colin Jenkins is founder, editor and Social Economics Department chair at the Hampton Institute. His work has been featured at Black Agenda Report, Truthout, Truthdig, Counterpunch, the Transnational Institute, Social Justice: A Journal of Crime, Conflict, and World Order, Common Dreams, Dissident Voice, Popular Resistance, Z Magazine, and New Politics.
Colin is an interdisciplinary researcher and writer with a B.A. in Historical Studies and M.A. in Social Policy. His academic work includes concentrations in Community & Government, African American Studies, and Political Economy, with focuses on Marxian and Anarchist analyses. He is the author of A Fatal Agenda: The Social, Economic and Democratic Consequences of Neoliberalism.
Colin is a military veteran, a former world record-holding powerlifter, and a member of the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW). He currently resides in Albany, NY.