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Letters

“Couch Liberalism” Editors: To list all my disagreements with Harold Rosenberg’s raid on what he chooses to call “Couch Liberalism&rdquo...   [ continue reading...]

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Standing With Immigrants in Nebraska

Nebraska has not voted for a Democratic presidential nominee in more than half a century. But in recent years, it has nonetheless seen the flowering of a pro-im...   [ continue reading...]

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Liu Xiaobo Is Gone, But Resistance Continues

As the world mourns the death of Liu Xiaobo, we mustn’t forget that dissent in authoritarian states, not only in China, occurs in the realm of the ordinar...   [ continue reading...]

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Belabored Podcast #131: A Crisis of Care, with June Barrett and Saba Waheed

Home care is one of the most rapidly growing fields in the country, but workers and care recipients will be under threat if Trump slashes Medicaid. We talk abou...   [ continue reading...]

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Mississippi Autoworkers Mobilize

A standoff in the deep South between a black working-class community and a global auto giant reflects a broader anti-Trump resistance emerging in the labor move...   [ continue reading...]

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Why I Left Immigration Law

The U.S. immigration system demands penance from immigrants for the privilege of staying in the country and reinforces tired stereotypes about the global South....   [ continue reading...]

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[EVENT | July 21] Dissent Summer Launch Party

A launch party for Dissent’s Summer 2017 issue, Organizing in Red America. Continue Reading…   [ continue reading...]

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Thanks to Trump, Workers May Soon Lose the Right to Bring Class-Action Lawsuits

In our legal system, there are only two things that corporations fear: jury trials and class-action lawsuits. The Supreme Court is poised to help them do away w...   [ continue reading...]

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It Gets Wetter

Kim Stanley Robinson’s New York 2140 refuses the typical binary of climate change fiction, offering hope for a future somewhere in between victory or ruin...   [ continue reading...]

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The Next Operation Dixie

Three labor organizers talk about their work combating racism and fighting for workers’ rights in the South. Continue Reading…   [ continue reading...]

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Summer 2017

To access Dissent’s full Summer issue, please click here. Continue Reading…   [ continue reading...]

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Bringing Power to the People: The Unlikely Case for Utility Populism

Some 42 million Americans get their power from rural electric cooperatives. Reforming them could bring energy democracy to the Heartland—and fight climate...   [ continue reading...]

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States For Sale

Since Citizens United, corporate America has been pushing its agenda through state legislatures at record pace. Defeating this onslaught means carefully underst...   [ continue reading...]

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Strike to Win: Can Polish Feminists Turn Protest Into Power?

The women’s movement in Poland and its largest manifestation, Manifa, represent a challenge to the right-wing government—but can they win power? Con...   [ continue reading...]

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Freedom of Expression Under Attack in Hong Kong

As Hong Kong marks twenty years since its return to Chinese sovereignty, Beijing’s tightening grip on the territory is calling into question its future a...   [ continue reading...]

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Working Too Hard for Too Little: An Interview with Senator Sherrod Brown

Sherrod Brown is a politician ahead of his time. Decades before most progressives began campaigning hard against economic inequality, he was warning about the l...   [ continue reading...]

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The Philosopher with a Thousand Eyes

We don’t need to de-politicize Nietzsche to save him from fascist appropriation. Continue Reading…   [ continue reading...]

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Against Moral Austerity: On the Need for a Christian Left

Secular and religious progressives should work together to reach beyond blue strongholds and forcefully show that moral concerns are not limited to the religiou...   [ continue reading...]

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Dirty Laundry: An Investigation

Hidden from the public and ignored by regulators, immigrant workers in the laundry industry face a litany of hazards and abuse. Continue Reading…   [ continue reading...]

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Modern Family

It is no accident that our age of hyper-capitalism is also one of aggressive “family values,” pursued in popular culture and legislation alike. Con...   [ continue reading...]

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