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GRIID Interview with Tim Wise

Last week, anti-racist educator and activist Tim Wise spoke at GVSU and participated in several programs on campus.

GRIID was able to sit down with Wise and talk about a variety of issues, particularly as it relates to West Michigan. 52 more words

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Interview with Beatrix Hoffman: Health Care for Some

Earlier today, we sat down with Professor Beatrix Hoffman, author of the recent book Health Care for Some: Rights and Rationing in the United States Since 1930. 102 more words

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Interview with Filmmaker Grace Lee

We had the opportunity to sit down and have a conversation with independent filmmaker Grace Lee, while she was in Grand Rapids for the Great Lakes History Conference at GVSU. 75 more words

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Interview with 40 Days of Choice campaign organizer in Grand Rapids

Yesterday, we sat down with Kate from the Heritage Clinic for Women to talk about their 40 Days of Choice Campaign.

The 40 Days of Choice Campaign began several years ago in response to the anti-abortion campaign known as 40 Days for Life. 86 more words

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This Day is Resistance History: US Troops Refuse Orders in 1914 Invasion of Mexico

One of the sad realities of growing up in the US is that many of us are unaware of the rich history of resistance to US wars and US imperialism. 361 more words

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Amway is the beneficiary of more corporate welfare from Michigan

The Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) announced yesterday that the Amway Corporation is the recipient of $1.6 million in corporate welfare.

The $1.6 million will be used to build a new manufacturing facility to expand their vitamin production capacity. 232 more words

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Interview with Grand Rapids Author Greg Shotwell on his new book, Autoworkers Under the Gun

Earlier this week we had an opportunity to sit down and talk with long time UAW activist Greg Shotwell.

The occasion for the interview was the release of Shotwell’s new book published by Haymarket books, … 68 more words

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