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INSURGENT ANTHROPOLOGIES: Theorizing Wisconsin

“It was telling that Obama said in his 2010 State of the Union Address that universities would have to make more sacrifices in the current economy. FDR gave a similar speech once, except he called on bankers and the captains … Continue reading

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Agrarian Socialism In Oklahoma: The Early Twentieth Century

Agrarian Socialism In America: Marx, Jefferson, and Jesus in the Oklahoma Countryside, 1904-1920. By Jim Bissett (Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1999.) Most Americans are unaware of the fact that the rural state of Oklahoma supported the strongest socialist movement … Continue reading

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CHARLES DERBER

CAPITALISM: BIG SURPRISES IN RECENT POLLS     By Charles Derber According to the conventional wisdom, the US is a center-Right country. But a new poll by Pew casts doubt on that idea. It shows widespread skepticism about capitalism and hints that support … Continue reading

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EUGENE V. DEBS

Eugene Debs & Emil Seidel campaign medal, 1912. LETTER ON IMMIGRATION, 1910 by Eugene V. Debs My Dear Brewer: Have just read the majority report of the Committee on Immigration. It is utterly unsocialistic, reactionary and in truth outrageous, and … Continue reading

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