Bridging the Class Divide

Reading: Bridging the Class Divide and Other Lessons for Grassroots Organizing. Linda Stout, 1996. This was a quick and engaging read. The first couple chapters, “Growing Up Poor” and “Becoming an Activist” are memoir-style. For me as a middle-class activist it was instructive to read Stout’s account of the barriers she faced as a low-income … Continue reading

Collision Course

Reading: Collision Course: Ronald Reagan, the Air Traffic Controllers, and the Strike that Changed America. Joseph McCartin, 2011. My review, “Pulling Clues from the Wreckage of PATCO”, is over at Left Eye on Books.