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You Can’t Quit Capitalism

The book The Man Who Quit Money, by Mark Sundeen, was a pretty decent read. It was published in 2012 and is about Daniel Suelo, who decided to stop using money in 2000, at the age of 39. As Sundeen … Continue reading

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Jane McAlevey Is the Best Damn Union Organizer Ever, at least according to Jane McAlevey

I just finished reading one of the most frustrating books I’ve ever read, Jane McAlevey’s Raising Expectations (and Raising Hell): My Decade Fighting for the Labor Movement. I feel like I was tricked into reading it, by Sam Gindin’s uncritical, glowing review in … Continue reading

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Alperovitz beyond Capitalism

I finally started reading Gar Alperovitz’s America beyond Capitalism: Reclaiming Our Wealth, Our Liberty, & Our Democracy. I’m only a little ways into it, and so maybe my opinion will change, but right now I have to say that I am not … Continue reading

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