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Socialism and Queer Liberation

10/24/2018
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Socialism and Queer Liberation Dana Cloud Socialism 2018 LGBT

Duration:00:36:57

Resisting the Rise of the Right: Lessons from the Midwest Network to Stop the Klan

8/27/2018
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Resisting the Rise of the Right Lessons from the Midwest Network to Stop the Klan Leonard Klein Socialism 2017 U.S. Politics

Duration:00:45:32

Boots Riley on "Sorry to Bother You"

7/22/2018
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Boots Riley on "Sorry to Bother You" Boots Riley Anthony Arnove Socialism 2018 Art & Culture **Please note that this interview contains spoilers**

Duration:00:32:03

The Rise of Red Power and the American Indian Movement

7/18/2018
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The Rise of Red Power and the American Indian Movement Brian Ward Socialism 2018 U.S. Politics Red Power developed from the radicalization of Indigenous people in the 1960s and 1970s. The American Indian Movement was the most prominent Red Power organization. They were founded 50 years ago in 1968 and grew quickly as the militant wing of the fight for American Indian rights. read more

Duration:00:45:50

Lessons from Global Mass Struggles: Quebec, Brazil, Greece

7/18/2018
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Lessons from Global Mass Struggles Quebec, Brazil, Greece Alain Savard Genilda Sousa Antonis Davanellos Socialism 2018 International

Duration:01:11:31

The Revolutionary Ideas of Leon Trotsky

7/18/2018
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The Revolutionary Ideas of Leon Trotsky Paul LeBlanc Socialism 2018 Socialism & Marxism Isaac Deutscher once characterized Trotsky's most distinctive contribution -- the theory of permanent revolution -- as reflecting a "quintessential" element in the classical perspectives of Marx. In this survey of his ideas, we will explore the continuity of Trotsky's perspectives with those of the broader revolutionary Marxist tradition.

Duration:00:45:17

Black Liberation and 1968

7/18/2018
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Black Liberation and 1968 Donna Murch Socialism 2018 Racism & Civil Rights

Duration:00:41:33

Organizing the Unorganized

7/18/2018
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Organizing the Unorganized Kip Hedges Joe Evica Helen Zhao Karla Tobar Socialism 2018 LGBT

Duration:00:50:42

The Tragedy of the Chinese Revolution 1925-27

7/18/2018
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The Tragedy of the Chinese Revolution 1925-27 Mike Corwin Socialism 2018 History Most people know about Mao’s rise to power in 1949, leading an army consisting predominantly of peasant recruits. Few are aware that in 1927 there was a mass revolutionary upheaval in China centered on peasant rebellions in the countryside and mass strikes in China’s new industrial cities. read more

Duration:00:42:20

Year One of the Russian Revolution

7/17/2018
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Year One of the Russian Revolution Elizabeth Terzakis Socialism 2018 History How did the working class come to power in Russia in 1917? What dynamics enabled the desperate and war-weary Russian workers and peasants--who waged revolution in large part to get the country out of World War I--to get back in the trenches and battle the united capitalist armies of the world in defense of what they had built?

Duration:00:46:24

Caped Crusaders, Masked Vigilantes, and Billion Dollar Franchises: The Political Economy of Superheroes

7/17/2018
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Caped Crusaders, Masked Vigilantes, and Billion Dollar Franchises The Political Economy of Superheroes John McDonald Socialism 2018 Art & Culture Over the course of the past decade, Superheroes have leapt, in what seems like a single bound, from the margins of popular culture to their current position as the undisputed hegemons of the entertainment industry. read more

Duration:00:34:34

Student Struggles Today

7/17/2018
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Student Struggles Today Alex Schmaus Emmaline Bennett Socialism 2018 Education

Duration:00:48:52

Stamped from the Beginning: The Long and Enduring History of Racist Ideas in America

7/17/2018
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Stamped from the Beginning The Long and Enduring History of Racist Ideas in America Ibram X. Kendi Socialism 2018 Criminal Justice Some Americans cling desperately to the myth that we are living in a post-racial society, that the election of the first Black president spelled the doom of racism. In fact, racist thought is alive and well in America - more sophisticated and more insidious than ever. And as award-winning historian Ibram X. read more

Duration:00:33:28

Iran's Unfinished Revolution

7/17/2018
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Iran's Unfinished Revolution Behzad Tehrani Socialism 2018 International Iran’s revolution in 1979 not only toppled the Shah’s brutal dictatorship—it was a veritable “festival of the oppressed” that brought out workers, who played a central role in it—national minorities, women, and others into mass action. But the urban mobilizations, centered on Mosques—the only arena not fully policed by the Shah—also had a strong religious component. read more

Duration:00:44:05

From TrumpCare to Medicare For All : The Growing Movement for Single-Payer Health Care

7/17/2018
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From TrumpCare to Medicare For All The Growing Movement for Single-Payer Health Care Elizabeth Lalasz Dustin Guastella Socialism 2018 Healthcare The defeat of Trumpcare in 2017 was an enormous victory for working people in the U.S. It also exposed the incredible weaknesses and frustration ordinary people have with the current health care system known as the Affordable Care Act (ACA) or Obamacare. For the first time since the passage of the ACA in 2012, the...

Duration:00:46:48

Gender and Disability

7/17/2018
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Gender and Disability Hannah Fleury Socialism 2018 Socialism & Marxism

Duration:00:33:44

The Fallacies of "Scientific" Racism: From Thomas Jefferson to the Alt-Right

7/17/2018
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The Fallacies of "Scientific" Racism From Thomas Jefferson to the Alt-Right Phil Gasper Socialism 2018 Racism & Civil Rights Attempts to use science to justify the oppression of Blacks and other groups have been around since the earliest days of the American republic. This talk will examine the history of "race science" and why new variants of these fallacious ideas continue to reappear.

Duration:00:39:18

Organize Your Own? White People and the Fight Against Racism

7/17/2018
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Organize Your Own? White People and the Fight Against Racism Eric Kerl Socialism 2018 Socialism & Marxism Heading the call to "organize your own," white activists of the 1960s initiated a number of projects to organize other whites. Student radicals streamed into places like Appalachia and poor neighborhoods in Cleveland, Chicago, and elsewhere. read more

Duration:00:39:16

"I'm Sick and Tired of Being Sick and Tired": The Radical Legacy of Fannie Lou Hamer

7/17/2018
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"I'm Sick and Tired of Being Sick and Tired" The Radical Legacy of Fannie Lou Hamer Haley Pessin Socialism 2018 History

Duration:00:48:18

CSI Is Lying to You: Junk Science in Criminal Convictions

7/17/2018
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CSI Is Lying to You: Junk Science in Criminal Convictions Elizabeth Wrigley-Field Socialism 2018 Healthcare Even for those of us who are cynical about the criminal justice system, the scale at which evidence has been manufactured in criminal prosecutions is shocking. read more

Duration:00:40:31