Ben Spielberg co-founded and blogs on 34justice about civil rights, economic justice, and a variety of other political issues.
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Saturday, November 25, 2017
The Paul Ryan Guide to Pretending You Care About the Poor
Once, at a town hall in Wisconsin, someone asked known anti-poverty crusader Paul Ryan (R-WI) the following question: “I know that you’re Catholic, as am I, and it seems to me that most of the Republicans in the Congress are not willing to stand with the poor and working class as evidenced in the...
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Black Lives Matter Movement Gives Bernie Sanders’ Racial Justice Agenda the Push It Needs
Presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has unveiled a comprehensive racial justice agenda aimed at “addressing the four central types of violence waged against black and brown Americans: physical, political, legal and economic.” The agenda includes, among other policy proposals, a call for police...