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Sarah Jaffe

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Sarah Jaffe is an independent journalist covering labor, economic justice, social movements, politics, gender, and pop culture. She is a Nation Institute fellow, author of Necessary Trouble: Americans in Revolt, and runs the podcast series Interviews for Resistance.  Find her on Twitter at @sarahljaffe.

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Courtesy of Chokwe Antar Lumumba

"Jackson is not a city that has a problem producing wealth. It is a city that has a problem maintaining wealth," more

Apr 19, 2017 11:29 AM Multimedia

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Coworker.org

Employee Daniel Hanley talks about how IBM workers are rallying to reaffirm the company's values. more

Apr 12, 2017 5:23 PM Multimedia

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Rosi Carrasco

Working with Organized Communities Against Deportations, based in Chicago, she's working on a new sanctuary city, connecting policing in black communities to ICE in immigrant communities. She and others have big plans for May Day. more

Apr 10, 2017 10:24 AM Multimedia

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Courtesy of Eesha Pandit

“It is hard to over-emphasize how dire it is to have politicians messing around with healthcare that is actually life and death.” more

Apr 3, 2017 5:49 PM Multimedia

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Khalid kamau is candidate for City Council in the new city of South Fulton, Georgia, member of BlackLivesMatter Atlanta, Our Revolution, and Democratic Socialists of America. more

Mar 28, 2017 1:33 PM Multimedia

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Yoshiaki Kawakami

The veteran and author Rory Fanning talks about Trump's military buildup, and the roles that veterans and athletes can play in movements for change. more

Mar 24, 2017 10:39 AM Multimedia

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Sarah Jaffe

Friday, March 10, was the Native Nations Rising march and gathering in Washington, DC, a coming together of water protectors and indigenous leaders and organizers from around the country. One organizer describes the event and what’s next. more

Mar 22, 2017 11:18 AM Multimedia

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Sarah Jaffe

Megha Anwer, faculty at Purdue’s Honors College, and Melissa Gruver, of the Younger Women’s Task Force of Greater Lafayette, discuss their work for women’s rights in Indiana. more

Mar 15, 2017 1:15 PM Multimedia

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Simply defending the ACA won't be enough without understanding the human need and the ways in which the system has already left many out. more

Mar 10, 2017 10:35 AM Multimedia

Stephen Lerner discusses how to map power and figure out who is backing bad policies, bad politicians, and offers some ideas for how to take on the big money power. more

Mar 9, 2017 9:15 AM Multimedia

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© Stephen Pavey

The use of the “good immigrant vs. bad immigrant” narrative has led us to this point; we need to do better. more

Mar 3, 2017 10:29 AM , Multimedia

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Evil Erin

An organizer of the international women’s strike set for March 8, Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor talks about a feminist politics that focuses on women’s labor, and how to wake up the world to the power of women’s work—by doing nothing. more

Mar 1, 2017 9:16 AM Multimedia 1 Comments

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Nathaniel Brooks

An interview with Michael Kirk, a dedicated fighter for economic justice, income equality, and racial justice issues. more

Feb 27, 2017 8:24 AM Multimedia

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Sue Ruggles

Sarah Jaffe talks with immigration rights activists German Sanchez, Christine Neumann-Ortiz and Wilson Hernandez. more

Feb 22, 2017 1:47 PM Multimedia

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Rick Reinhardt

The taxi drivers' strike caught the imagination of the public, but taxi workers have more to teach us than just this one action. more

Feb 16, 2017 9:22 AM Multimedia

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Iowa Citizens for Community Improvement

Community activist David Goodner discusses the history and future of organizing in Iowa. more

Feb 9, 2017 12:00 AM Multimedia

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Sarah Jaffe

Moving the battle to the other reservations all across the country. more

Feb 7, 2017 2:29 PM Multimedia

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Fred Nye

The workplace is a vital political battlefield. The current climate presents a historic opportunity for labor and people with working class politics to lead. more

Feb 2, 2017 9:55 AM Multimedia

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Mitchell Haindfield

What teachers can do in the schools, unions, and in the streets to stand up against racism and privatization of schools. more

Feb 2, 2017 9:17 AM Multimedia

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