Dec 27, 2021
The best interviews of 2021 - Part 1
This week we discuss Voting rights with Amel Ahmed and David Daley. And Greg Sargent discusses how President Biden is reaching out to rural America with his policy agenda.
The passage of H.R.1 would mark a necessary advance in defense of the right to vote. But does that...
Dec 20, 2021
Rethinking the role of immigrants in the U.S. labor market.
Why the old narratives about immigration need to be changed.
Ruth Milkman is Distinguished Professor of Sociology at the CUNY Graduate Center and the CUNY School of Labor and Urban Studies. She is the co-editor, with Deepak Bhargava and Penny...
Dec 13, 2021
A call to rebuild union power.
Hamilton Nolan on why the recent strive wave demands stronger unions.
Labor reporter Hamilton Nolan says the recent wave of workers on strike is politically inspiring. But if it is to turn into real change, we must rediscover the power of unions.
Dec 7, 2021
Why now is the time to expand the Supreme Court. And Bill Press with a report card on the nation’s economy.
Sarah Lipton-Lubet on how to break the conservative stranglehold on the Supreme Court. Plus Bill Press with former Amalgamated Bank CEO Keith Mestrich on the direction of our economic recovery.
Nov 29, 2021
The private takeover of public resources, and how to fight back. Plus Bill Press on the censuring of Paul Gosar.
Donald Cohen on his new book The Privatization of Everything. Plus Bill Press with highlights of the House floor debate over the censuring of Paul Gosar after he posted an animated video depicting him...