Richard Goldin

Richard Goldin, PhD teaches political theory at California State University, Long Beach

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Thursday, November 07, 2013
Class War is a Bad Strategy for Progressive Politics
There has been a rising call by some on the Left for class war as the necessary, and perhaps imminent, resolution of social and economic inequality. While the desire for change is understandable, the concept of class war is based on a Marxist model which, though it provides a rhetorically powerful social analytic, is not an effective strategy for Progressive change. What is needed instead is a political strategy which brings together the Gramscian concept of “hegemony” with a social constructivist analysis in order to de-stabilize the Rights’ c
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Wednesday, October 09, 2013
'Facts' and 'Truth' Aren't Enough: Democratic Politics and the Constructions of Inequality
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