Dean Baker (@DeanBaker13) is a senior economist at the Center for Economic and Policy Research
John Nichols (@NicholsUprising) is National Affairs Correspondent for The Nation.
L.D. Green is an artivist: a genderqueer writer, performer, college educator, and mental health advocate. Together they are editors of a new book, We’ve Been Too Patient: Voices of Radical Mental Health – Stories and Research Challenging the Biomedical Model.
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Carole Vigne is a staff attorney and the director of our Wage Protection Program, with Legal Aid at Work, a San Francisco-based nonprofit legal services organization dedicated to assisting low-income, working families.
1:52 – KPFA News: In Los Angeles, the pandemic accelerated a movement by unhoused and housing-insecure people to take over vacant homes. KPFA’s Danielle Kaye (@danielledkaye) reports.