Greg Leroy to Speak, Tuesday, 7/11, @ 7 p.m. in Living Wage Center, 115 The Commons, Ithaca

A talk and book signing by Greg Leroy. Greg’s new book, “The Great American Jobs Scam: Corporate Tax Dodging and the Myth of Job Creation,” has been called “the definitive Community Defense Manual for every citizen who wants to stop corporations from lotting the public treasury and win real community economic development.” Greg is founder and director of Good Jobs First (, which is the main national resource center promoting corporate and government accountability in economic development and smart growth for working families.