The New York City Teachers Union bears a deep history with the American Left, having participated in some of its most explosive battles. Historian Clarence Taylor recounts the pivotal relationship and the backlash it created, as the union threw its support behind social protest movements. More information about the event at: http://www.gothamcenter.org/forums/current.shtml.
Paul Cohen discusses and signs copies of his new book, History and Popular Memory: The Power of Story in Moments of Crisis, at The Harvard COOP. For more information, please visit: http://harvardcoopbooks.bncollege.com/webapp/wcs/stores/servlet/BNCBcalendarEventListView?eventYear=2014&showStoreId=52084&catalogId=10001&langId=-1&storeId=52084&eventMonth=11.
Dr. Michael Mann will discuss climate change and his book The Hockey Stick and the Climate Wars: Dispatches from the Front Lines at Trinity College Dublin. The event is free and open to the public but registration is required. For more information go to: https://www.tcd.ie/trinitylongroomhub/events/details/2015/2015-01-19the_hockey_stick.php.