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Tag Archives: Bill Fletcher Jr.
ANALYSIS | Post-election reckoning: New hypotheses for the road ahead
By Carl Davidson and Bill Fletcher, Jr. | The Rag Blog |December 1, 2020 Carl Davidson and Bill Fletcher, Jr. are Thorne Dreyer‘s guests on Rag Radio, KOOP 91.7-FM in Austin and streamed at KOOP.org, Friday, December 4, 2-3 p.m. … Continue reading
Posted in RagBlog Tagged 2020 Elections, Bill Fletcher Jr., Carl Davidson, Election Analysis, Leftist Analysis, Rag Bloggers 1 Comment
RAG RADIO / Thorne Dreyer : Author and Labor/Social Justice Activist Bill Fletcher Jr.
Rag Radio podcast:Noted author and activist Bill Fletcher Jr. Bill Fletcher Jr. is a longtime author, commentator, and labor, racial justice and social/economic justice activist, and an international solidarity leader. By Rag Radio / The Rag Blog / July 2, … Continue reading
Bill Fletcher, Jr. and Carl Davidson : What Should Progressives Do in November?
Dynamic duo. Graphic by DonkeyHotey. What to do in November, and beyond The 2012 election will be one of the most polarized and critical elections in recent history. And it will have little to do with Obama’s record… which is … Continue reading
Posted in RagBlog Tagged 2012 Elections, Barack Obama, Bill Fletcher Jr., Carl Davidson, DonkeyHotey, Electoral politics, Progressive Movement, The Left 3 Comments
Bill Fletcher, Jr. : Obama, Progressives, and the White Nationalist Backlash
Image from Reckless Eyeballing.Task for progressives in 2012:Monkey-wrenching the white united front It has been striking that many progressives have said so little about race, racism, and the discourse of right-wing populism in the context of the upcoming elections. By … Continue reading
Tom Hayden : Response to Bill Fletcher on Rethinking ‘Hope’
Obama landscape: seeing the forest for the trees? Photo by Mark Wilson / Getty Images.Returning to a grass roots agenda:A response to Bill Fletcheron Obama, 2012, and rethinking ‘Hope’ By Tom Hayden / The Rag Blog / April 27, 2011 … Continue reading
Bill Fletcher, Jr. : Obama, 2012, and Rethinking ‘Hope’
Taking a second look. Barack Obama “Hope” poster by Shepard Fairey. Image from afagen / Flickr.Focusing ‘Hope’:Obama and the 2012 elections By Bill Fletcher, Jr. / The Rag Blog / April 21, 2011 Rather than dwell on the question of … Continue reading
Posted in Rag Bloggers Tagged 2012 Elections, Barack Obama, Bill Fletcher Jr., Political Organizing, Progressive Movement 5 Comments
Bill Fletcher, Jr. : Rediscovering ‘The Souls of White Folk’
Mural in Great Barrington, Mass., honoring African American author W.E.B. Dubois. Image from Progressive America Rising.90 years later in the era of the Tea Party:Rediscovering ‘The Souls of White Folk’ By Bill Fletcher, Jr. / November 22, 2010 “But what … Continue reading
Posted in RagBlog Tagged Bill Fletcher Jr., Literature, Racism, W.E.B. Dubois, White Privilege, World History 2 Comments