stephanie-farmer

1 Article by: Stephanie Farmer

Stephanie Farmer is an associate professor of sociology at Roosevelt University.

When Capital Threatens to Strike in Your City

With a resurgent left-labor movement and a new crop of progressive and socialist city council members, nervous Chicago real estate developers are hinting they’ll pull their investments in the city. To stop capitalists from undercutting left agendas around the country, we need to recognize when they’re bluffing — and how to stop them when they’re serious.