User Profile for Holly Sklar (hsklar)
Bio: Holly Sklar directs the Business for a Fair Minimum Wage project of Business for Shared Prosperity and is on the executive committee of the Let Justice Roll Living Wage Campaign. Sklar's wide-ranging op-eds for the McClatchy-Tribune News Service and other outlets have appeared in hundreds of newspapers and online publications throughout the U.S. and abroad. Her books include "Raise the Floor: Wages and Policies That Work for All of Us"
and "Streets of Hope: The Fall and Rise of an Urban Neighborhood," the widely taught story of how the Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative is rebuilding a long impoverished Boston community. Her 1980 bestseller,
Trilateralism: The Trilateral Commission and Elite Planning for World Management, foretold the global corporate economy before Â³globalizationÂ² was a buzzword. Sklar has consulted with numerous organizations on policy, media and political strategy and is a frequent guest on talk radio.
Joined: Jun 04 '07
Last login: Jun 11 '07