Feb 3, 2020
By popular demand, we teamed up with Protean Magazine
and brought a panel of amazing people together—Ash (Horror
Vanguard), Mel (Protean), Bryan
(Strikewave), Lyta (Current Affairs), and Max
(Working People)—to break down the top presidential
candidates from a working-class perspective and share their
thoughts on how working people should approach elections.
Additional links/info below...
Working-Class 2020 Reading List...
- Alexia Fernández Campbell, Vox, "The Boldest and
Weakest Labor Platforms of the 2020 Democratic
- Sarah Jones, NY Mag, "Klobuchar’s Alleged
Staff Mistreatment Is a Valid Concern for American
- Carly Regina and Joanna Wuest, Jacobin, "Labor Has Only One
Candidate: Bernie Sanders"
- Dan Solomon, Texas Monthly, "What You Should
Know About Bernie Sanders And A Controversial Proposal To Bring
Toxic Waste To Sierra Blanca"
- Molly Redden, HuffPost, "Pete Buttigieg’s
McKinsey Client List And A Canadian Grocery
- Ryan Grim and Lee Fang, The Intercept, "Joe Biden Lied
about His Record on Social Security"
- Astead W. Herndon, The New York Times, "Elizabeth Warren
Isn’t Talking Much About ‘Medicare for All’
- C.M. Lewis and Kevin Reuning, Strikewave, "Union Membership
for 2019 Is Out. Here's How Labor Did"
- Celine McNicholas, Margaret Poydock, and Lynn Rhinehart,
Economic Policy Institute, "Unprecedented: The
Trump NLRB's Attack on Workers' Rights"
- Steven Greenhouse, NY Mag, "A to F+: Grading
the Presidential Candidates on Their Labor Plans"
- Eric Levitz, NY Mag, "Two More Signs
Trump's 'Great' Economy Is Failing Workers"
- Jane McAlevey, In These Times, "How to Elect
Democrats Who Actually Answer to Workers"
Featured Music (all songs sourced from the Free Music
- Lobo Loco, "Malte Junior - Hall"
- Beethoven, "Moonlight Sonata"