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Ch. 1: Progressive International
Progressives of the world unite; you have nothing to lose but your chains.
Adam Tooze, a professor at Columbia University, on a reinterpretation of the 2008 financial crisis, explaining this was not just a problem that started in the US but was a global problem: the first real crisis of the global age.
Michael Walzer argues that a foreign policy for the left has to begin with internationalism, and with the choice of comrades abroad. His new book is A Foreign Policy for the Left.
Doug Henwood explains the bitcoin craze, and then ex-finance minister of Greece Yanis Varoufakis ties up some loose ends on Adults in the Room and discusses the need for a progressive internationalism.
Right-wing authoritarians have been coordinating political campaigns and disrupting elections across national boundaries—a project masterminded by Steve Bannon. It’s time now for the left to reclaim its tradition of internationalism.
Naomi Klein shares a few propositions from "The Leap" -- a manifesto which envisions a world after we've already made the transition to a clean economy and a much fairer society.
Ch. 7: Learning from 2009 and shifting our focus to the local level - V from Central New York
Ch. 8: Final comments on thinking globally and acting locally
- Opening Theme: Loving Acoustic Instrumental by John Douglas Orr
- Turning - Lathe (Blue Dot Sessions)
- Lakal - Speakeasy (Blue Dot Sessions)
- The Envelope - Aeronaut (Blue Dot Sessions)
- Glass Beads - The Balloonist (Blue Dot Sessions)
- Cradle Rock - Nursury (Blue Dot Sessions)
- Voicemail Music: Low Key Lost Feeling Electro by Alex Stinnent
- Closing Music: Upbeat Laid Back Indie Rock by Alex Stinnent
Produced by Jay! Tomlinson
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