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The Age of Surveillance Capitalism

Ico Maly Diggit Magazine
This book argues, says reviewer Maly, that "the Googles and Facebooks of this world are shaping an antidemocratic world," using our data to produce "raw material in the production of predictive products that eliminate our freedom."

Operation Take Down Bernie

Ruth Conniff The Progressive
Sanders’s socialism is scary for a Democratic establishment that worries a lot about electability. Cue the media hit pieces.

Theses On the Path to Socialism

Julio Huato Medium
Any serious social transformation will elicit a brutal response by the rulers. Again, the rulers will seek to derail the transformation.

Theses on the Path to Socialism

Julio Huato Medium
As a rule, when the people are disposed to struggle, the task of socialists is to help them prepare and organize their political campaigns most carefully. (This was motivated by a discussion regarding Karl Kautsky’s political legacy.)

I Was Sexually Harassed on Bernie Sanders’s 2016 Campaign

Giulianna Di Lauro Velez The Intercept
My story should not be taken to confirm the “Bernie bro” mythology. It should be taken to confirm the pervasiveness of sexism in professional life and distill the hard truths that all campaigns should learn from.

Friday Nite Videos | December 28, 2018

Portside
2018 Lesson: 'Nothing Matters' Is Bogus. 'Weird Al' Yankovic - Party In The CIA. Springsteen on Broadway. Vice | Movie. Tumblr CEO: No More Porn.

People of Faith Confront the Border

Sarah LaWall Our Future
Two thousand years ago, a young mother and father fled for their lives and left everything behind for the safety of their child. Their names were Mary and Joseph.
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