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Transforming cities, changing the system

Fighting for a new systemic vision

The Next System Project’s newest video provides insight from economists, historians, and activists alike as they weigh in on what the “next system” will look like on a local level.

Produced by the Democracy Collaborative’s Keane Bhatt. Contributors include Gar Alperovitz, Daniel Ellsberg, Sarita Gupta of Jobs with Justice, Danny Glover, Saskia Sassen, Gar Alperovitz, Bill McKibben, Camille Kerr (of the Democracy At Work Institute), Aaron Tanaka, Dean Baker, Angela Glover Blackwell (of PolicyLink), Juliet Schor, and Dayna Cunningham (of MIT CoLab).

Publication date: 2015-10-05

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