Events

Monday, November 2

Monday, November 2

Winnipeg, MB, Canada
5:45PM
In November, we're hosting a festival of ideas from thinkers around the world to inspire local social enterprise solutions to global challenges. The low-carbon, steady-state economy of the future can... More Info
Monday, November 9

Monday, November 9

Chicago, IL
7:00AM
7pm CST. Filmed over 211 shoot days in nine countries and five continents over four years, This Changes Everything is an epic attempt to re-imagine the vast challenge of climate change.Directed by... More Info
Washington, DC
8:00AM
One year ahead of the 2016 U.S. presidential election, young people are taking to the streets of Washington, D.C. to demand justice on race, climate change, and immigration. Right now our political... More Info
Minneapolis, MN
12:00PM
Are you a lawyer, accountant, or other professional serving the cooperative community? Join your colleagues from around the country November 9 - 11, 2015, in Minneapolis, Minnesota for presentations... More Info
1:00PM to 2:00PM
2:30pm Newfoundland, 2pm Atlantic, 1pm Eastern, 12pm Central, 11am Mountain, 10am Pacific Across Canada and around the world, people are rising up to shape new economies.  Recognizing that the... More Info
1:30PM to 2:45PM
1:30PM - 2:45PM EST  |  November 9, 2015  |  Online Panel Event (FREE) Featuring:Gar Alperovitz (Next System Project)Sohnie Black (Fund for Democratic Communities)John Fullerton (Capital Institute)... More Info
Medford, MA
3:30PM to 4:45PM
Food policy author and activist Frances Moore Lappé will offer insights on tough questions—from climate change and population growth to GMOs and the role of U.S. foreign aid, and more.  Driven by the... More Info
3:30PM to 4:30PM
Featuring Aaron Tanaka - Center for Economic Democracy / Boston Impact Initiative / New Economy Coalition (moderator) Nathan Schneider - Platform Cooperativism Carmen Huertas-Noble - CUNY School of... More Info
Abingdon, VA
6:00PM
In Abingdon, we will launch this week with a beer and discussion about the New Economy at Wolf HIlls Brewery.
Boston, MA
6:30PM to 8:00PM
Do you know what a community organizer does? Have you ever wondered how the great social movements of the last century achieved social change? Would you like to learn the basics about how to organize... More Info
Buffalo, NY
7:00PM to 9:00PM
Video screening and panel discussion with local workers and economic development stakeholders will examine high road strategies for creating good jobs and building community wealth. 
Brooklyn, NY
7:00PM
The United States’ partial and uneven recovery from the 2008 financial crisis -- marked by the ballooning of the low-wage service sector, the gutting of public-sector unions, and persistent racial... More Info
Laurel, MD
7:00PM to 9:00PM
This Changes Everything - Movie based on Naomi Klein book. FREE Showing in Laurel,  Md.  This movie is an epic attempt to re-imagine the vast challenge of climate change. The film presents seven... More Info
Tuesday, November 10

Tuesday, November 10

Toronto, ON, Canada
12:30PM to 7:30PM
Learn from experts about how local communities and businesses can work together to revitalize local economies and provide opportunities for all. Presentations and workshops will show you how to:... More Info
2:00PM
Featuring: Ed Whitfield, Fund For Democratic Communities Moderated by: Anand Jahi, New Economy Coalition Last May, Ta-Nehisi Coates’ Atlantic article “The Case for Reparations” threw a national... More Info
Columbia, MD
2:00PM to 4:00PM
This Changes Everything - The Movie based on Naomi Klein book. FREE Showing in Columbia MD. This movie is an epic attempt to re-imagine the vast challenge of climate change. The film presents seven... More Info
Seattle, WA
5:30PM to 7:30PM
Join Rethinking Prosperity for the screening of This Changes Everything! The documentary directed by Avi Lewis was developed in parallel to the critically acclaimed Naomi Klein worldwide bestseller... More Info
St. Louis, MO
6:00PM to 8:00PM
The economy we know today is founded on the theft of indigenous land and lives, slavery, and colonialism. This legacy lives with us in many ways, including an entrenched racial wealth gap that leaves... More Info
Jamaica Plain, MA
6:00PM to 8:30PM
THE FILM: THIS CHANGES EVERYTHING  Filmed over 211 shoot days in nine countries and five continents over four years, This Changes Everything is an epic attempt to re-imagine the vast challenge of... More Info
Asheville, NC
6:00PM
A free community screening of Avi Lewis's 'This Changes Everything'   --   A number of us have been working the past few weeks to pull together a series of events and activities to celebrate “New... More Info
Whitesburg, KY
7:00PM
Conversations about what a New Economy looks lilke at Whitesburgs new bar, The Thirsty Heifer A number of us have been working the past few weeks to pull together a series of events and activities to... More Info
Berkeley, CA
7:30PM to 9:30PM
***this event is from 7:30pm-9:30pm. If you see "10:30pm-12:30am" listed, it is because the New Economy Week website thinks you are viewing in Eastern time.***   What if confronting the climate... More Info
Wednesday, November 11

Wednesday, November 11

12:00PM
Featuring: Dante Barry, Executive Director - Million Hoodies Movement for Justice Yong Jung Cho, Campaign Coordinator - 350.org Varshini Prakash, Regional Networks Coordinator - Divestment Student... More Info
1:00PM to 2:00PM
14h30pm Newfoundland, 14h Atlantic, 13h Eastern, 12h Central, 11h Mountain, 10h Pacific À travers le Canada et autour du monde, des personnes donnent forme à de nouvelles économies. Reconnaissant que... More Info
North Hampton, NH
6:00PM
Three local new economy businesses—Throwback Brewery, PLAN (Post-Landfill Action Network, pictured) and Revolution Energy—will lead a conversation about investing in ways that can transform society... More Info
Abingdon, VA
6:30PM
This screening is part of Appalachia New Economy Week A number of us have been working the past few weeks to pull together a series of events and activities to celebrate “New Economy Week” in our... More Info
Bar Harbor, ME
7:00PM
Teach-in Will Focus on New Economy BAR HARBOR — Join one of over 100 social and environmental justice groups marking New Economy Week by taking part in College of the Atlantic’s teach-in on "Maine... More Info
Goshen, IN
7:00PM to 9:30PM
Join Transition Goshen for a public screening of Naomi Klein's compelling new film, This Changes Everything.  Based on her recent book by the same name, the film highlights the systemic crises and... More Info
Pittsburgh, PA
7:00PM
"Filmed over 211 shoot days in nine countries and five continents over four years, This Changes Everything is an epic attempt to re-imagine the vast challenge of climate change. Directed by Avi Lewis... More Info
College Park, MD
7:30PM to 9:30PM
Direct democracy in the making: A conversation on social justice and the role of cooperatives. Panel discussion at the Maryland Food Coop around the business model pursued and implemented by worker-... More Info
Thursday, November 12

Thursday, November 12

Flagstaff, AZ
7:00AM
Join Fossil Free NAU this Thursday to watch the new film This Changes Everything! 
Toronto, ON, Canada
11:00AM to 7:30PM
The 8th annual Social Finance Forum is the place to engage and profile leaders in Canada’s diverse social finance scene and to capture advancements from the world stage. The emphasis this year will... More Info
1:00PM to 2:00PM
In a caring economy, there is enough to go around The Caring Economy Campaign is making a splash in the New Economy Coalition’s New Economy Week, November 9-14, 2015. On November 12, join us for a... More Info
Somerville, MA
1:30PM to 2:45PM
The Global Development And Environment Institute (GDAE) will host a panel discussion with Kelly Sims Gallagher of the Fletcher School, Sivan Kartha of the Stockholm Environment Institute, and Gilbert... More Info
2:00PM
2pm EST / 11am PST Participate in the YouTube chat here Featuring: Janet Redman, Institute for Policy Studies (moderator)Denise Fairchild, Emerald Cities CollaborativeMeghan Zaldivar, PUSH... More Info
Binghamton, NY
5:30PM to 7:30PM
Southern Tier Solar works, BRSC, the NYS Energy Democracy Alliance, and our partners are organizing an educational workshop at Broome County Public Library Decker Room to prepare regional residents... More Info
Worcester, MA
5:30PM to 9:30PM
Screening of Avi Lewis' film based on the Naomi Klein NYT Best Selling book "This Changes Everything". Event includes speakers from youth organizing projects and worker co-ops from the Worcester Co-... More Info
Oakland, CA
6:00PM to 8:30PM
As a part of New Economy Week, SELC is excited to settle in with some popped corn and friends to watch this great film together. We'll be in our office, which is pretty tiny, so there is a 20 person... More Info
Buffalo, NY
6:00PM to 8:00PM
Free public screening of Avi Lewis's new documentary film, This Changes Everything.
Claremont, CA
6:30PM to 8:30PM
This event is being cohosted by Claremont Climate Justice, Divest Pomona, and EcoCenter.  Watch the film trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YQhflH4alO0 Inspired by Naomi Klein's bestseller... More Info
Whitesburg, KY
6:30PM
This free screening is part of Appalachia New Economy Week A number of us have been working the past few weeks to pull together a series of events and activities to celebrate “New Economy Week” in... More Info
Brunswick, ME
7:30PM
This screening is being organized by Bowdoin Climate Action.
Friday, November 13

Friday, November 13

New York, NY
9:00AM to 6:30PM
The seeds are being planted for a new kind of online economy. For all the wonders the Internet brings us, it is dominated by an economics of monopoly, extraction, and surveillance. Ordinary users... More Info
Cincinnati, OH
9:00AM to 6:00AM
Our last Union Co-op Symposium was a great success with over 100 participants from 15 different U.S. cities and Mondragon, Spain.  This year we expect even more people from Mondragon and across the... More Info
Seattle, WA
5:00PM to 7:00PM
All around us, innovators are building cooperative, ethical, and community-rooted enterprises, reclaiming the commons, and democratizing and reorienting finance. We are finding new ways to share... More Info
Damascus, VA
6:00PM
Join us at the Damascus Brewery on Friday the 13th to recap the New Economy Week, ways that you can continue to live the message of the week for the next year and a good ole' glass of Beaver Rage A... More Info
New York, NY
6:00PM to 8:00PM
The extensive range of products and services available to consumers results from our system of free markets. However, these free markets come at significant, and often disguised, cost to people, our... More Info
Medford, MA
6:00PM to 9:00PM
A free screening of the documentary This Changes Everything, open to the public. Following the screening there will be a group discussion hosted by New Economy Tufts and Rethinking Economics. 
University City, MO
6:30PM to 8:30PM
Join Missourians Organizing for Reform and Empowerment for a film screening of "This Changes Everything"! After the screening, we will have a short introduction to Power Behind the Police. Entrance... More Info
Bend, OR
6:30PM to 8:30PM
Film screening followed by community discussion, emceed by Cylvia Hayes.  
Swarthmore, PA
7:00PM
We will be screening Naomi Klein's new movie, This Changes Everything. Exact room TBA but details will be posted on the Swarthmore Mountain Justice Facebook page.
Oakland, CA
7:30PM to 10:00PM
The Economic Development Without Displacement Coalition presents our first community movie night (at PLACE for Sustainable Living)! We'll be showing "Gaining Ground: Building Community on Dudley... More Info
San Francisco, CA
10:00PM to 6:00PM
The movement for a Universal Basic Income in the United States is growing. More and more people are realizing the importance of upgrading our economic model and are beginning to connect with others... More Info
Saturday, November 14

Saturday, November 14

Washington, DC, DC
10:00AM to 8:45AM
The United States is negotiating three massive international treaties–the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), the TransAtlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) and the Trade-in-Services... More Info
Ashland, OR
1:00PM to 3:00PM
'Economics as path of the heart workshop and Community Currencies 101'   To create a thriving world we most change our story and relationship with economics. In a generative economy, wealth is not... More Info
Ridgway, CO
7:00PM to 9:00PM
A showing of "This Changes Everything," the movie.
Sunday, November 15

Sunday, November 15

Cincinnati, OH
3:00PM
In Cincinnati, residents of low-income communities die 20 years before residents of wealthier neighborhoods.  Learn how carbon emmissions and global warming affect all of us.  Join members of... More Info
Towson, MD
4:00PM to 6:30PM
This Changes Everything - The Movie based on the Naomi Klein book. FREE Showing in Baltimore, MD. This movie is an epic attempt to re-imagine the vast challenge of climate change. The film presents... More Info
Evanston, IL
5:00PM to 7:30PM
All over the world species are becoming extinct at an astonishing rate, from 1000 to 10,000 times faster than normal. The loss of biodiversity has become so severe that scientists are calling it a... More Info
Burlington, VT
5:00PM to 8:00PM
Burlington Friends Meeting (Quakers) for a New Economy potluck and discussion 5pm on Nov 15 open to the public, at BFM 173 N Prospect St, Burlington, VT 05401. We invite faith groups, 350VT, VTIPL,... More Info
Albany, CA
6:45PM
What if confronting the climate crisis is the best chance we’ll ever get to build a better world? Filmed over 211 shoot days in nine countries and five continents over four years, This Changes... More Info