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Since 2007, our work has been dedicated to effecting lasting, positive change in our community. Created with the help of educators, students, volunteers, interns, and independent researchers, our rich body of reports, policy briefs, and fact sheets can now be found in the Buffalo Commons.

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June 23, 2017

Peace of the City's Shakespeare Comes to (716) on The Public Good

Join us on WUFO 1080AM at 1pm every Tuesday afternoon for The Public Good! This week we will be talking with Diann Takens and the cast of Romeo and Juliet from Peace of the City's Shakespeare Comes to (716).

June 19, 2017

Cornell ILR Research Talk: The Gig Economy and the American Dream

Professor Louis Hyman’s current focus is the history of temp labor and the gig economy in the United States. Building on this, Professor Hyman will discuss how the gig economy came to be such an outsized part of the work force, and how it has created both insecurity and opportunity. The …

June 19, 2017

Crossroads Collective's Beyond Mayday: Uniting for a Just Transition

On May Day, the community came together to envision and celebrate our shared vision for a just and vibrant economy. We recognized that a new economy must be founded on worker's rights, responsible management of resources, democratic-decision making, sacredness, the arts, and equity for all …

June 15, 2017

Tara J. Melish on The Public Good

Join us on WUFO 1080AM at 1pm every Tuesday afternoon for The Public Good! This week we will be talking with Tara J. Melish, Professor of Law and Director of the Buffalo Human Rights Center, University at Buffalo School of Law about Cities for CEDAW-Buffalo. 

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