Christopher Phelps

Christopher Phelps is a member of the University and College Union and senior lecturer in American studies at the University of Nottingham. He has reported on the economic crisis in Ohio for The Nation.

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Sunday, March 27, 2011
Black Bloc 'Anarchists' Undermined the March
Here is what the story for yesterday's demonstration should have been: half a million marchers, in the largest show of labour union strength in decades, turn out to oppose the government's draconian cuts.
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Tuesday, November 16, 2010
The Democrats' Problem Was Not Overreach
The consensus in Washington and the mainstream news media is that last week's election represents the repudiation of the Obama administration and its policies, which tilted much too far to the left.
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Friday, March 30, 2007
The New SDS
Twenty-year-old Will Klatt, wearing a green knit hat, baggy jeans and black jacket pulled over a hoodie, stands before a Civil War monument at the center of Ohio University's main campus in Athens. Although a February snow is falling steadily, more than a hundred students have turned out for this rally called by a new organization with a very familiar name: Students for a Democratic Society (SDS).
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