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Making News: Boston Review Globalization Forum Essay - & More!

I’m pleased to announce that my latest freelance article has just gone on-line.  It’s a contribution to a major forum on the economic effects of globalization organized by the… 238 more words

Trade

Does Voting Condone Violence Against Your Neighbor?

We’re all taught that voting is a near sacred rite in democratic societies with the United States being the preeminent democratic socieities of all western nations.   1,236 more words

Robert Wenzel

Dean Baker on white privilege

The rise of Trump has provoked a considerable outpouring of commentary from the pundits.  Most of it centered on the chief complaint that the white working class is upset about losing its privileged position and see Trump as the ticket to setting things right.

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Politics