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Volume 30 Issue 1 (Winter 2021)

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From the Editorial Team

Under the Radar
By Sarah Jaffe
Unreported and under-reported news and views that matter.

On the Contrary

Is Care Work Already the Future?
By Andrew Ross

Labor’s Capital: Why and How to Put Capital at the Service of Labor
By Robert C. Hockett

Left Coalition-Building in the Post-Industrial Heartland: A View from Reading and Berks County
By Sharryn Kasmir

Quantitative Data Tools for Labor Organizing in the Service Sector
By Alexander Hertel-Fernandez, Suresh Naidu, Adam Reich, and Patrick Youngblood

Save the News: Campaigning to Preserve Jobs and Democratize Journalism: A conversation with Jon Schleuss
By Kitty Weiss Krupat

Capital Strategies for the Common Good: A Tool for Labor’s Revival
By Patrick Dixon

The Hormel Strike at 35: A Retrospective for Our Times
By Peter Rachleff

Fighting Worker Misclassification in the Era of Covid-19 
By Richard Blum

Working-Class Voices

Backstage with a Makeup Artist
By Kressent Pottenger

Roots of Rebellion: A Guide to Insurgencies from Coast to Coast

From Universal Rent Control to Cancel Rent: Tenant Organizing in New York State
By Celia Weaver

Organized Money: What Is Corporate America Thinking?

Deregulating the Planet
By Max Fraser

Earth to Labor: Dispatches from the Climate Battleground

Five Years on, the Paris Climate Agreement Needs an Overhaul 
By Sean Sweeney

Books and the Arts

A Chinese Dystopia: Designed in California
Dying for an iPhone: Apple, Foxconn and the Lives of China’s Workers
By Dying for an iPhone: Apple, Foxconn and the Lives of China’s Workers
Reviewed by Nelson Lichtenstein

Geographies of Solidarity
The Southern Key: Class, Race, and Radicalism in the 1930s and 1940s
By Michael Goldfield
Reviewed by Kristoffer Smemo

Teacher Organizing for the Common Good
A Collective Pursuit: Teachers’ Unions and Education Reform
By Lesley Lavery
Reviewed by Paul Prescod

Out of the Mainstream: Books and Films You May Have Missed 
By Matt Witt


For the City that Nearly Broke Me

I’m Learning Nothing This Night

By Reginald Dwayne Betts

Letters to the Editor

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