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[l] at 11/28/22 7:46am
The White House MasterClass series is a symptom of a mordant political culture in which power transforms a person into a celebrity.

[Category: Article, Books and Culture, Featured Item, Show on Homepage, Bill Clinton, Clinton, Clintonism, Hillary Clinton, MasterClass, Newt Gingrich, Welfare reform]

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[l] at 11/25/22 9:29am
Walmart and Kroger workers discuss the added stress of working during the holidays.

[Category: Belabored, Blog, Featured Item, Podcast, Show on Homepage, Black Friday, COVID-19, Labor, retail workers, Service workers, Thanksgiving, UFCW, walmart, World Cup]

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[l] at 11/23/22 9:05am
Minnesotans voted to reelect the attorney general who prosecuted Derek Chauvin. The result holds important lessons for the Democratic Party on its approach to criminal justice.

[Category: Featured Item, Online Articles, Show on Homepage, Amy Klobuchar, attorney general, black lives matter, Criminal Justice, Daunte Wright, Defund the police, Democratic Party, Derek Chauvin, George Floyd, Jacob Frey, Jim Schultz, Keith Ellison, Minneapolis, Minnesota, Racial justice, Tim Walz, U.S. Politics]

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[l] at 11/22/22 8:41am
What happens at the University of California will set the standard for a sector that today employs more people than the federal government.

[Category: Featured Item, Online Articles, Show on Homepage, academia, academic labor, graduate students, Labor, organizing, strike, UAW, UC strike, union, University of California]

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[l] at 11/21/22 7:47am
Daisy Pitkin’s On the Line is one of the best books ever written about American trade unionism.

[Category: Article, Books and Culture, Featured Item, Show on Homepage, Book Review, Daisy Pitkin, Labor, memoir, On the Line, union organizing, unions, Unite HERE]

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[l] at 11/18/22 7:44am
In Bliss Montage, Ling Ma seeks to re-enchant a world whose catastrophes have grown monotonously real.

[Category: Article, Books and Culture, Featured Item, Show on Homepage, Asian Americans, Bliss Montage, Book Review, China, COVID-19, Fiction, Immigration, Ling Ma, severance, surrealism, United States]

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[l] at 11/16/22 11:50am
The major question facing DSA in the next few years is whether the organization can build deeper roots in the working class, particularly the labor movement.

[Category: Featured Item, Online Articles, Show on Homepage, BCTGM, Democratic Socialists of America, DSA, Labor, Nabisco, organizing, Socialism, strike, strike support, teachers, Teamsters, working class, workplace democracy]

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[l] at 11/16/22 11:49am
Sam Adler-Bell responds.

[Category: Online Articles, Debate, DSA, Labor]

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[l] at 11/15/22 1:07pm
Experience the culinary and cultural history of one of the world’s great eating destinations.
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[l] at 11/14/22 7:43am
Ruth Wilson Gilmore’s Abolition Geography is written to be used.

[Category: Article, Books and Culture, Featured Item, Show on Homepage, abolition, Book Review, Criminal Justice, Mass incarceration, Police, Prison abolition, prison industrial complex, racial capitalism, Ruth Wilson Gilmore]

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[l] at 11/11/22 11:52am
Delivery workers from New York and London join the podcast to talk about organizing during the pandemic.

[Category: Belabored, Blog, Featured Item, Podcast, Show on Homepage, Deliveroo, delivery couriers, delivery workers, Jeff Bezos, Labor, Los Deliveristas Unidos]

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[l] at 11/11/22 11:45am
An organizer from Los Deliveristas Unidos talks about delivering food through the pandemic and what the group is fighting for next.

[Category: Belabored, Blog, Podcast, delivery, delivery workers, Labor, Los Deliveristas Unidos, organizing]

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[l] at 11/9/22 7:43am
Socialism is rooted in a philosophical optimism that our movement is based in a majority.

[Category: Article, Featured Item, Show on Homepage, Democratic socialism, Fall 2022, Green New Deal, Nikil Saval, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Socialism, Socialism for Our Time, U.S. Politics, Whole Home Repairs]

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[l] at 11/7/22 7:18am
Matt and Sam discuss Garry Wills’s 1970 masterpiece of political reporting and analysis, Nixon Agonistes: The Crisis of the Self-Made Man.

[Category: Blog, Featured Item, Know Your Enemy, Podcast, Show on Homepage, 1970s, conservatism, Conservatives, Gary Wills, Richard Nixon]

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[l] at 11/4/22 7:40am
Chicago’s steel mills are forty years gone to brownfields. Most of the union halls are shuttered. Yet the parks, with their fieldhouses and pools and quiet preserves, remain as enduring gifts from social visionaries.

[Category: Article, Featured Item, Show on Homepage, Chicago, Democratic socialism, Fall 2022, national parks, New York, parks, Socialism, Socialism for Our Time]

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[l] at 11/3/22 8:00am
The backlash against the increasingly vocal demands for recognition and equality on the part of Israel’s Arab citizens has decisively shaped twenty-first-century Israeli politics.

[Category: Article, Featured Item, Show on Homepage, Bibi, Gaza, Green line, Israel, Knesset, Netanyahu, Palestine, war, Zionism]

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[l] at 10/25/22 7:45am
On the left, talk of proletarian revolution has given way to vital debates about how to enact Medicare for All and a Green New Deal, revive unionism, and strip the power of the Supreme Court.

[Category: Article, Show on Homepage, Democratic socialism, Democratic Socialists of America, DSA, Fall 2022, Michael Harrington, Social democracy, Socialism, Socialism for Our Time, Why I'm (still) a socialist]

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