Climate Doom Won’t Save the Planet

This summer has been a cascade of climate disaster. But we shouldn’t assume that ever-worsening floods and heat waves will spur political change — we need a working-class strategy that can excite and win over people to save the planet.

Let’s Make the US a Welfare Nation

With the new Child Tax Credit, two-thirds of people in the US now receive monthly benefit checks. That’s a very good thing — it means delivering poor, working-class, and middle-class people clear material gains while also destigmatizing the welfare state.

  • Issue No. 41 out now!
  • Spring 2021

The Ruling Class


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