Articles by

Shawn Gude

Shawn Gude is an associate editor at Jacobin.

Why Baltimore Rebelled

The most salient thing in Baltimore isn't the damage caused by protesters, but the grinding poverty and neglect wrought by capital.

The Bad Kind of Unionism

When police unions have widened their gaze beyond issues like compensation and working conditions, it’s been almost exclusively to conservative ends.

Capitalism vs. Democracy

Pitting public power against unbridled accumulation, DC’s living wage legislation is an attempt to rectify injustice in the market. And capitalists can’t stand it.