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[l] at 10/25/21 9:59am
Historian Lauren Stokes and writer John Ganz unpack the American rights ongoing embrace of Viktor Orbáns Hungary.

[Category: Blog, Know Your Enemy, Podcast, Show on Homepage, Conservatives, hungary, John Ganz, Lauren Stokes, post-liberal, right, Rod Dreher, Trump, Tucker Carlson, U.S. Politics, Viktor Orbán]

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[l] at 10/25/21 9:27am
We sorely need one, but that first requires the unionization of millions of new workers.

[Category: Featured Item, Online Articles, Show on Homepage, Amazon, Democrats, Dollar General, IATSE, IWW, Joe Biden, Joe Hill, Joe Manchin, John Deere, Kaiser, Labor, strike, strike wave, striketober, UAW, union, Wobblies]

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[l] at 10/22/21 2:03pm
For decades, the United Auto Workers has been controlled by a tight-knit group of insiders. Now members are voting in a historic referendum on how the union elects its central leadership.

[Category: Belabored, Blog, Featured Item, Podcast, Show on Homepage, Belabored podcast, Capitalism, Eve Livingston, IATSE, Kellogg's, Labor, Make Bosses Pay, nurses, strike, UK, Unemployment, union, work]

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[l] at 10/22/21 2:03pm
For decades, the United Auto Workers has been controlled by a tight-knit group of insiders. Now members are voting in a historic referendum on how the union elects its central leadership.

[Category: Belabored, Blog, Featured Item, Podcast, Show on Homepage, Belabored podcast, Capitalism, Eve Livingston, IATSE, Kellogg's, Labor, Make Bosses Pay, nurses, strike, UK, Unemployment, union, work]

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[l] at 10/21/21 9:00am
In the early 2000s, activists began to campaign against the extraction of conflict minerals. Today, violence continues unabated in eastern Congo, underscoring the misguided frameworks governing transnational intervention.

[Category: Featured Item, Online Articles, Show on Homepage, Africa, artisinal mining, cobalt, conflict minerals, Congo, conservation, copper, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Dodd-Frank, Félix Tshisekedi, gender-based violence, iTSCi, Joseph Kabila, minerals, miners, Rwanda, Section 1502, supply chains, tantalam, tin, trade, tungsten, United Nations, white savior industrial complex]

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[l] at 10/19/21 10:02am
In the spectacularly violent world of Squid Game, exploitation and brutality are built on the illusion of choice.

[Category: Featured Item, Online Articles, Show on Homepage, Capitalism, coronavirus, COVID-19, Dystopia, Hwang Dong-hyuk, Netflix, South Korea, Squid Game]

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[l] at 10/18/21 8:02am
Sarah Jones discusses her recent essay, An Atheist Reconsiders God in the Pandemic.

[Category: Blog, Featured Item, Know Your Enemy, Podcast, Show on Homepage, atheism, C.S. Lewis, Christianity, conservatism, COVID-19, Evangelicalism, fundamentalism, pandemic]

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[l] at 10/13/21 8:30am
Following Mexicos Supreme Court ruling to decriminalize abortion, feminists in the country continue to help people access care. Their work can serve as a model for U.S. activists navigating the limits of state health services.

[Category: Featured Item, Online Articles, Show on Homepage, Abortion, acompañante, activism, el aborto libre, Feminism, Latin America, Mexico, Reproductive justice, reproductive rights, Roe v. Wade, solidarity, Supreme Court]

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[l] at 10/8/21 9:10am
Eve Livingstons new book, Make Bosses Pay, aims to get young people connected to unions and to push unions to engage more with the working class as it is today: diverse, precarious, and perhaps on the brink of rebellion.

[Category: Belabored, Blog, Featured Item, Podcast, Show on Homepage, Belabored podcast, Capitalism, Eve Livingston, IATSE, Kellogg's, Labor, Make Bosses Pay, Nabisco, strike, UK, Unemployment, union, work]

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[l] at 10/4/21 7:54am
Class and race have shaped the realities of online learning in deep, sometimes unexpected ways.

[Category: Article, academia, Back to School, class and race, colleges, coronavirus, COVID-19, Pell Grant, resources, Richmond, Technology, universities, Virginia Commonwealth University, Zoom]

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[l] at 10/4/21 7:54am
Even if community colleges were fully funded, students could still face a curriculum and styles of instruction that reinforce their unequal position in the social order.

[Category: Article, academia, Back to School, college, community college, pedagogy, Race and Class, student debt, university]

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[l] at 10/4/21 7:53am
Occupy Wall Street made the student debt crisis into a political issue. Today, debt relief and the idea of free college are more popular than they’ve ever been in the United States.

[Category: Article, Editor's Page, Back to School, college, debt, Fall 2021, occupy anniversary, occupy wall street, solidarity, student debt]

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[l] at 10/4/21 7:53am
Introducing our Fall 2021 special section, “Back to School.”

[Category: Article, Featured Item, Show on Homepage, academia, adjunct professors, adjunctification, Back to School, coronavirus, COVID-19, Higher Education, Zoom]

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[l] at 10/4/21 7:53am
Academia once seemed to provide an escape from capitalism. Two new novels question the very concept of refuge itself.

[Category: Article, Books and Culture, academia, adjunct, adjunct fiction, adjunct professors, adjunctification, campus, Christine Smallwood, climate anxiety, Climate Change, college, Lynn Steger Strong, quitlit, The Life of the Mind, university, Want]

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[l] at 10/4/21 7:53am
A roundtable on how COVID-19 has changed American universities.

[Category: Article, academia, adjunct professors, adjunctification, admissions, Back to School, black lives matter, college, COVID-19, debt, Education, HBCUs, student debt, universities]

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[l] at 10/4/21 7:53am
Organizers now recognize that to remake higher education as a public good, they must fight and win at the national level.

[Category: Article, academia, Back to School, Bargaining for the Common Good, Bernie Sanders, Coalition of Rutgers Union, collective bargaining, College for All, COVID-19, faculty, healthcare, industrial organizing, Jobs, Labor, New Deal, Pramila Jayapal, Rutgers, Rutgers University, student debt, tuition, union]

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[l] at 10/4/21 7:53am
A discussion on the rise of the “UniverCity.”

[Category: Article, Arizona State, Back to School, black lives matter, campus, Carnegie Mellon, college, Cops Off Campus, In the Shadow of the Ivory Tower, Kelo v. City of New London, MIT, New Haven, property tax exemption, public good paradox, Samuel DuBose, tax, UniverCity, University of Arizona, University of Chicago, University of Cincinnati, university town, urbanity, Yale]

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[l] at 10/4/21 7:53am
Student experiments in DIY justice point to the shortcomings of the current Title IX system in confronting sexual harm on campuses.

[Category: Article, #MeToo, abolition, Alexandra Brodsky, Aya Gruber, Back to School, Betsy DeVos, biden, carceral creep, crime logic, Department of Education, Donna Coker, Know Your IX, Mimi Kim, Obama, residential life, restorative justice, sexual violence, Shitty Media Men, Title IX, Trump, Violence Against Women Act]

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[l] at 10/4/21 7:52am
In the 1960s, young radicals saw the university as an ideal site for agitating and organizing. What changed?

[Category: Article, academia, Back to School, college, Democrats, institutions, lefitsts, New Left, Old Left, radicals, Republicans, Rudi Dutschke, Students for a Democratic Society, universities]

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[l] at 10/4/21 7:52am
Now that the pandemic has shifted from an immediate to a chronic crisis, organizers have a chance to rethink the political implications of their efforts.

[Category: Article, academia, Back to School, college, coronavirus, COVID-19, Mutual aid, pandemic, redistribution, universities]

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[l] at 10/4/21 7:52am
The Movement for Black Lives has developed an incipient internationalist language and vision, with the potential to remap America’s place in the world.

[Category: Article, Birmingham, black internationalism, black lives matter, cold war, Colin Powell, Condoleezza Rice, internationalism, Movement for Black Lives, NAACP, Obama, Pan-Africanism, Stokely Carmichael, W.E.B. Du Bois, war on terror]

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