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The Laura Flanders Show at GRITtv highlights solutions to our economically precarious times. Cooperatives have demonstrated the great power in working together throughout world history and continue to offer a way out of poverty and greater fulfillment for workers and communities today.
Co-hosted by Laura Flanders and MacArthur Genius-award winning choreographer, Elizabeth Streb, Risky Talking brings together thought leaders from the worlds of politics and performance for a rollicking public conversation about risk. Each event features the premier of a new, "action event" by the Streb company. Events take place in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. More information at http://riskytalking.org
Radical journalist and author Alexander Cockburn who passed away July 21, 2012, was a regular guest and inspiration for GRITtv. His father, Claud Cockburn, was Laura Flanders's grandfather. Flanders hosted a memorial for Cockburn at the Streb Lab for Action Mechanics, (SLAM) in September 2012.