Tuesday, July 16, 2013

General Meeting Today Tuesday July 16th, 2013

Hello,

There will be a general meeting of the Lincoln Square - Northcenter - Lakeview Green Party today at the Lincoln-Belmont Library 1659 W Melrose St, Chicago, IL at 6pm. All are welcome to attend.

WHERE: Lincoln-Belmont Library 1659 W Melrose St, Chicago, IL (side conference room)
WHEN: 6pm
WHO: Anyone interested in progressive politics

Edit: Corrected address of library

Sunday, July 7, 2013

On Capital and the State, Thoughts Post-Socialism 2013


When you go to a conference for all you see and do, typically a few things stand out. One was a woman in a t-shirt that said “Texas Socialist” which coming in the midst of Texas’s attempts to limit women’s choices have made me think more about reproductive issues. But the most important line came in a panel on urban violence and poverty, when the speaker stated:

“Poverty is a part of capitalism, it’s not an exception.”