Politicizing Businesses, Another Hong Kong Lesson

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https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/CN11082019.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSNew Orleans      At six in the morning I found myself opening the gate to our offices on St. Claude recently.  The night before my computer had somehow begun separating the keyboard from the screen, making it unusable.  I had a small ASUS emergency backup …

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The Lust for Personal Power without Popular Support Is Not a Winning Strategy Forever

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https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/CN09052019.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSAmersfoort, Netherlands     In these days, perhaps in all days, when autocracy, as a strategy and set of tactics, seems so attractive to so many politicians and wannabe royals in their lust for power under any terms, there’s some small comfort in seeing such techniques come …

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Evictions Soar, Solutions Plummet

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https://chieforganizer.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/CN08282019.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSGreenville        New York City added a right to legal counsel for tenants facing eviction.  It made a difference with the city’s eviction rate falling from almost 29000 in 2013 to only a bit over 18000 in last year.  Nationally, it is likely that more than …

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