As my colleague James mentioned awhile back, author David Sirota will be at events in New York tomorrow and next week promoting The Uprising, his new book on populism in America. For a preview, check out Sirota on The Colbert Report tonight on Comedy Central.
May 30, Riverside Church, 7pm: "The Underground Uprising: Alternative Routes to Social Justice in the 21st Century"
with Bertha Lewis, New York ACORN
June 3, The Strand Bookstore, 7pm, discussing his book's chapter on the influence New York is having on American populism
with Senator Eric Schneiderman
Dan Cantor, Working Families Party
Joel Barkin, Progressive States Network
Andrea Batista Schlesinger