Polish crowd celebrating anniversary of Solidarity movement.

Solidarity Hall was born out of a post-2008 yearning to find a third way, some vision of social and civil reconstruction which could lead us out of the mental and literal prisons of past systems.

Our watchword was a mix of the wisdom of the elders and a newfound radicalism, that of Dorothy Day, E.F. Schumacher, Wendell Berry, Cornel West, Rebecca Solnit, and many others.

Civic entrepreneur