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Current Readings Around Town

Title Pub Date Author Source
The Phony Debate About Political Correctness : 01/14/2016 Erica Hellerstein, Judd Legum Think Progress
Uber’s No-Holds-Barred Expansion Strategy Fizzles in Germany : 01/03/2016 Mark Scott New York Times
Why aren’t we calling the Oregon occupiers ‘terrorists’? : 01/03/2016 Janell Ross Washington Post
Uber: On the Road to Nowhere : Uber drivers are getting creative in their fight for basic workplace rights. 12/31/2015 Steven Greenhouse American Prospect
Obama’s team says the GOP earned Donald Trump : Loyalists say that after two terms of obstruction, Republicans are getting the anger candidate their rhetoric created. 12/27/2015 Edward-Isaac Dovere Politico
Where Did the OUR Walmart Campaign Go Wrong? : 12/14/2015 Peter Olney In These Times
Seattle Considers Measure to Let Uber and Lyft Drivers Unionize : 12/13/2015 Mike Isaac, Nick Wingfield, Noam Scheiber New York Times
A Wealthy Governor and His Friends Are Remaking Illinois : Unprecedented political spending helped elect a fresh-faced financier. But his ideological vision has unsettled many in the state. 11/29/2015 Nicholas Confessore New York Times
The Political Aftermath of Financial Crises : Going to Extremes : 11/21/2015 Manuel Funke, Moritz Schularick, Christoph Trebesch Vox EU
Drive By : How companies like Uber work around regulations, avoid paying taxes, and shaft their workers. 11/01/2015 Matt Connolly Washington Monthly