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President Nobama

“Shithole” Trump is not popular in the media right now.  We knew he had a problem with his tongue and attitudes.  While everyone looks at tweets and words, few evaluate actions.  297 more words

Documentary

Deindustrialization Simulator

I enjoy a voyeur-ish relationship with video games. Have done for some time. It was always a bit more fun watching my buddy Matt play Final Fantasy than actually grabbing a controller and making my own damned decisions. 286 more words

Essays

The Detroit of the East

This week’s chobi is a picture of the official flag of the Communist Party of India (Marxist). I took this picture outside the metro station in my neighborhood. 274 more words

Fulbright Blog

Economic Nationalism and the Half-Life of Deindustrialization

In a 60 Minutes interview in September, Steven Bannon touted his form of economic nationalism and suggested that Democrats like Senator Sherrod Brown and U.S Representative Tim Ryan understood his economic vision, even if they didn’t agree with him. 917 more words

Contributors

“You Think When You Die You Go to Heaven. You Come to US!”: Phantasm, Death, and Deindustrialization in Modern America

Speculative fiction remains one of my favorite descriptive terms for genre fiction. Attributed to sci-fi legend Robert Heinlein (author of Starship Troopers and Stranger in a Strange Land… 2,451 more words

Film

Doing Urban History in Cleveland: A Personal Reflection

By Todd Michney

As for my earliest Cleveland memory, I am unsure, but riding the RTA’s Red Line Rapid Transit to the old Municipal Stadium… 1,517 more words

Unique Content

Premature Deindustrialization and the Defeminization of Labor

In two previous posts on this blog, I’ve discussed the issue of premature deindustrialization and some of its possible consequences. In a recent paper, I, along with co-author Bret Anderson of Southern Oregon University, explored the potential consequences of premature deindustrialization further by examining the possible connections between premature deindustrialization and the defeminization of industrial employment. 1,383 more words

Trade