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Why ‘Corporate Responsibility’ Campaigns Fail

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2 mentions1 week ago
Oddly, in an age of global cosmopolitanism, “corporate social responsibility” campaigns, and technocratic regulations, we haven’t evolved out of medieval labor practices like enslavement and child labor. But could technology ...

America Has a Long and Storied Socialist Tradition. DSA Is Reviving It.

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3 mentions2 weeks ago
When a thousand socialists from across the United States gathered in Chicago over the weekend for the biennial convention of Democratic Socialists of America, DSA national director Maria Svart declared: ...

This court ruling in Texas is a huge win for minority voting rights

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7 mentions2 days ago
On Tuesday, hours after President Donald Trump refused to blame white nationalists for the violence in Charlottesville, a federal court ruled that congressional districts drawn by Texas Republicans after the ...

Historical Amnesia About Slavery Is a Tool of White Supremacy

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4 mentions4 days ago
In 1983, President Ronald Reagan signed into law the observance of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday as a federal holiday, but I didn’t celebrate it by that name until the ...

Could a Universal Basic Income Work in the US?

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2 mentions4 days ago
Is the idea of cash handouts for everyone, no strings attached, a breakthrough solution for unemployment and social inequality, or a road to profligacy and idleness? Attracting left, right, and ...