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Jacob Swenson-Lengyel

Jacob Swenson-Lengyel is an organizer and writer who lives in Chicago. He completed an A.M. in philosophy at the University of Chicago before becoming involved in political work full time. Read more of his writing at jacobswenson.me, follow him on twitter @_JacobSL, or check out his Instagram @SignsOfResistance2017.

Articles by this author

 

Forget Building Our Own Tea Party. The Left Can Win So Much More

We should set our sights beyond just primary challenges and reshaping the Democratic Party; this is an opportunity to build a movement that can challenge capital and corporate power.

Jacob Swenson-Lengyel ·


Shareholders Showdown: Will Disney Break From The Beast?

Why would a company like Disney hitch its wagons to Donald Trump’s administration?

Jacob Swenson-Lengyel ·


Democrats Are Selling Out Both People and Planet

If we want different outcomes, we must look to Main Street, not Wall Street. If we want new leaders, we have to look to ourselves.

Jacob Swenson-Lengyel ·


Why Radicals Like Bernie Sanders Should Run As Democrats, Not Independents

The Left should take a page from the Tea Party’s playbook and take power from within the Democratic Party.

Jacob Swenson-Lengyel ·





Anti-Austerity Campaign Demands Shutdown of Corporate Tax Dodging

Chicagoans join 20 other cities for #CEOSummer

Jacob Swenson-Lengyel ·

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