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Why be optimistic about left prospects?

Someone recently asked me why I’m relatively optimistic about the revolutionary potential of the next ten to twenty years. I wasn’t sure how to reply and I just sort of listed off a bunch of factors: the necessity of response to … Continue reading

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Open thread: What happened to wages in the mid seventies?

Everyone by now has seen some variation of that graph. What happened and why? Whatever it was, why did it keep going? Why was it replicated around the world? If it isn’t reversed, what will happen? Give me your best … Continue reading

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