Op-Ed

Wheels Turning Faster

In 2001, the last time there was a 50-50 split in the Senate,…

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It Could Happen Here

The power outages from winter storm Uri have claimed multiple lives. There is…

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Red Star Bulletin Issue #21

Welcome to Issue #21 of the Red Star Bulletin! The aim of this…

Op-Ed

500,000 COVID-19 Deaths and the Threat of Politics as Usual

“You may (God help us all) be the best that will be given…

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On Demand, Without Apology: Megan Jeyifo on the Fight for Reproductive Justice in Our Current Political Landscape

I had the privilege of speaking with Megan Jeyifo, Executive Director of Chicago…

Op-Ed

Oh, How Little Mayor Lightfoot CARES

The trouble with living through history is that it all happens at once.…

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All In On the PRO Act

Last week, I didn’t write a column, because I was working to help…

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Fascism and Mass Politics

The Next Four Years Today's fascist movement was conceived through the union of…

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What Karen Lewis Taught Us

On Monday, February 8, 2021, Chicago lost a titan of the labor movement.…

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Red Star Strike Update

Today's issue of the Red Star Strike Update will provide context on the Tentative Agreement…

Op-Ed

Mindful Revolution: Relaxation Exercises in the Workplace Shouldn’t Distract from Labor Abuses

Wellness and self-care are currently in vogue, and anyone who has kept up…

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Comrade DeepFuckingValue

By now, the markets have passed the point of no return. Reddit users…

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Midwestern Nice Doesn’t Apply to Fascists

Preamble In 2020 we faced some truly incredible challenges both as individuals and…

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Tuesday Thoughts with Sean – Biden’s Climate Plan And What’s Next

Last week, Joe Biden passed a package of executive orders on climate change,…

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Red Star Strike Update

Welcome to the Red Star Bulletin, a project of the Political Education and…

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The Cost of “Financial Literacy”

In 1997, Robert Kiyosaki published Rich Dad, Poor Dad—a cultural phenomena that has…

Op-Ed

The Treason of John Catanzara

Lodge 7 of the Fraternal Order of Police (FOP)’s president John Catanzara hates…

Op-Ed

Tuesday Thoughts With Sean – Unity?

Last week, on Wednesday January 20th, with much pomp and circumstance, Joe Biden…

Op-Ed

When a Boss Gets Fired

It was an unceremonious exit. A few days before the election, former Illinois…

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Red Star Bulletin Issue #20

Welcome to Issue #20 of the Red Star Bulletin! The aim of this…