Photo by Stephanie Olechowska. Philadelphia Tenants’ Union members confront wealthy slumlord Ajay Raju of Cross Properties, which is behind the mass eviction of Penn Wynn tenants in the Wynnefield section of West Philadelphia. The dominant left-wing political forms of our present moment are either amorphous “movements” without formal structures, or nongovernmental … [Read more...] about Base-Building: Activist Networking or Organizing the Unorganized?
Is voting for a third party a privileged act? Yes but not for the reason liberal ideologists say. In this country, voting in general is an indication of one’s relative privilege. The majority of poor and working class people don’t vote. Faced with this fact, liberal ideologists (and more than a few of them wear socialist or radical colors) sometimes do a trick where they … [Read more...] about On The Privileged Act of Voting