Michael Eisenscher, Christine Hayes-Sokolov, Barry Bluestone
A guide for the perplexed.
Now largely owned by private equity firms, the big talent agencies have turned to producing films and shows—both representing and employing writers. That, say the writers, doesn’t work.
Some labor leaders have already scorched proposals like the Green New Deal even as affected sectors continue to lose jobs.
The Tennessee training center has been a hub of the civil rights movement and progressive organizing since 1932. It appears that hatemongers have again tried to shut it down.
Barry Bluestone is the Stearns Trustee Professor of Political Economy and Director of the Center for Urban and Regional Policy at Northeastern University.