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One Nation Working Together, 10.2.10

Published on October 7, 2010 By Rick DLoss

In the wee hours of Saturday morning I readied myself for the long day trip to Washington.  I talked Debbie into giving me a ride downtown because I wasn’t sure if there would be a bus at 5:15 AM on a Saturday.  Fortunately, because it was Saturday, that drive downtown was only 10 minutes.  Close […]

2010 National Convention

Published on September 23, 2010 By Rick DLoss

On September 1, 2010 Social Democrats USA held its biennial convention.  Because of the travel distances involved, the convention was held by “web-conference”.  The convention was stimulating to say the least.  Guests Herb Engstrom of the Santa Clara County Democratic Committee and Roger Clayman, Executive Director of the Long Island Federation of Labor, provided great […]

Cuba: "very repressive"

Published on September 17, 2010 By Rick DLoss

Last week, Harold Meyerson, writer for the Washington Post and DSA member, posted a link to Freedom House in his editorial about the importance of the Labor movement.  At the Freedom House site you will find a survey of worker freedoms throughout the world.  And in that report you will find that Cuba is rated […]

Steelworkers Plan Job Creation via Workers Coops

Published on August 24, 2010 By Glenn King

In a previous message I introduced an article about the agreement between the United Steel Workers and Mondragon Cooperative Corporation to  work to together to support the development of worker owned companies and firms. I want to follow that article up with another more detailed article by Carl Davidson of Solidarity Economy which presents his […]

God and Socialism

Published on August 23, 2010 By Glenn King

My “God and Socialism” article has been one of the best read of the articles on my blogs. Unfortunately the initial article was not all that well written. About two months ago I re-edited, rewrote,  and posted it on the “Social Democracy for the 21st Century” web site.   Please click the links to read the […]