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Defining “Public Ownership”: A Critique of Rep. Connolly’s Bill 3893, “An Act Facilitating Public Ownership of Public Utilities”
Comrades from Boston DSA’s energy democracy campaign #TakeBackTheGrid provide a critical analysis of Rep. Mike Connolly’s bill, highlighting the inclusion of union workers and the absence of environmental justice community members in the proposed committee.
For NYT, Inconvenient Facts Equal 'Russian-Style Disinformation'
In this piece, Teddy Ostrow of FAIR gives an update on the media’s persistent obsession with the Russiagate narrative, and how the language developed by the media over the past two years is used for any attack on an establishment democratic candidate.
Gates Launches Lobbying Arm- Higher Education on Agenda
Political Science professor Nicholas Tampio gives details of Bill and Melinda Gates' new attempts to further shape the American education system.They have launched a new lobbying group which will likely be pushing for state education programs to cut liberal education programs in favor of more immediate payoff educational endeavors like STEM.