Event • Troy, NY

James Connolly Forum

A forum in Troy, New York, in the spirit of James Connolly, Socialist, Labor Leader and Freedom Fighter.

“Necessary Trouble: America’s New Radicals”

Sarah Jaffe is a Nation Institute fellow and an independent journalist covering labor, economic justice, social movements, politics, gender, and pop culture. She is the author of Necessary Trouble: Americans in Revolt (Nation Books 2016). Her work has appeared in The Nation, Salon, the Week, the American Prospect, the Washington Post, the Atlantic, and many other publications. She is the co-host, with Michelle Chen, of Dissent magazine’s Belabored podcast, as well as an editorial board member at Dissent and a columnist at New Labor Forum. 

Donation of $5 requested, $2 unemployed and students.