Les Leopold

Les Leopold, the director of the Labor Institute in New York is working with unions, worker centers and community organization to build a national economics educational campaign. His latest book, “Runaway Inequality: An Activist’s Guide to Economic Justice” (Oct 2015), is a text for that effort.  His previous book is “The Looting of America: How Wall Street’s Game of Fantasy Finance destroyed our Jobs, Pensions and Prosperity, and What We Can Do About It” (Chelsea Green/2009).