Annelise Orleck, Professor of History, Dartmouth College and author of
WE ARE ALL FAST-FOOD WORKERS NOW:
The Global Uprising Against Poverty Wages"
Emboldened by the #MeToo movement, McDonalds workers staged a one-day strike
at restaurants in 10 cities to pressure manag...
A deep dive into the worker cooperatives movement: a broad selection of
organizations, activists, and cooperatively-structured workplaces that
advocate for and embody workplace and economic democracy. The 21st century
has seen an explosion in interest around worker coope...
This week's special edition of Economic Update deals with Keynesian economics
as a theory that clashes with both the mainstream economics ("neoclassical")
that celebrates private capitalism and with critical theories such as Marxian
economics that are opposed to capitali...
Students at several prominent historically black colleges and universities
(HBCUs), have demanded that school administrators address sexual assault more
vigorously. Last year, student protests at Morehouse College, Spelman
College, Hampton University, and Howard Universi...
Updates on new approach to Labor Day, DNC accepts fossil fuel donations,
Turkey's crisis as typical capitalist instability, collapse of Genoa toll
bridge, exploding gap between CEO and average worker pay, Gallup Poll on
capitalism vs socialism in US.Interview with Dr. Ha...
On our todays show we'll take a look at the growing interest in socialism
around the US. First, after the stunning primary election defeat of Joe
Crowley by Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, a member of the Democratic Socialists of
America, we'll turn to Rene Paradis, a leader i...
On this week's program, we hear a speech by the legedary political activist
and consumer-rights advocate Ralph Nader. Nader outlines some of the most
critical problems facing Americans, including exorbitant military spending,
out-of-control corporations, and thousands of...
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When Darnell Moore was fourteen, three boys from his neighborhood tried to
set him on fire. They cornered him while he was walking home from school,
harassed him because they thought he was gay, and poured a jug of gasoline on
him. He escaped, but just barely. It wasn't ...
Unheard Voices Counter the 'Unite the Right2' Rally at the White House...What
is Happening in Venezuela?...Headlines on Keystone XL, Children Still
Snatched from their Parents, Young Climate Activists Challenge Dems
WASHINGTON, DC, the belly of the beast of international...
On this edition of From The Vault, we Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of The
Pacifica Radio Archives recordings from 1968. As part of our ongoing
preservation and access program, The Pacifica Radio Archives identified some
100 of our most outstanding recordings from 1968....