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Cowboys on the Commons #12 -- Materializing Justice feat. Anthony Rogers Wright & Michael Albert (9/15/2019)
Anthony Rogers Wright, policy coordinator at Climate Justice Alliance (https://climatejusticealliance.org) and leading voice on climate and racial justice, talks about Tom Perez and DNC suppression of climate debate, Elizabeth Warren's "compassionate capitalism," and the necessity of centering front line communities and systemic questions in climate policy. Michael Albert, co-founder of participatory economics and Z Magazine, and a brand new member of the Democratic Socialists of America, talks about his engagement with DSA discussions on workplace democracy and overcoming professionalism-as-classism. Interlude music by Dick Wright and the Wright Trio, "On a Picket Line" (c1950). Michael Albert's letter to DSA is at https://zcomm.org/znetarticle/an-open-letter-to-dsa/.
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