Kali Akuno is the co-founder and executive director of Cooperation Jackson, an emerging network of worker cooperatives in Jackson, Miss. He served as the director of special projects and external funding in the mayoral administration of the late Chokwe Lumumba, and served as the executive director of the Peoples’ Hurricane Relief Fund in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina. He is the co-editor of Jackson Rising.
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