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Online Exclusives: Does America Need a Left?

The online exclusives below are freely accessible articles that are part of an ongoing special series associated with Tikkun’s Spring 2014 print issue, Does America Need a Left? Many of our most provocative articles on this topic appeared in that print issue, which is only accessible to subscribers. Subscribe now to read the subscriber-only print articles on the web (explore the table of contents to see what you’re missing!).

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Life After Debt
by Ann Larson and Henry Ostrom

The Power of a Decentralized Left
by David Banks

Generative Justice: The Revolution Will Be Self-Organized
by Ron Eglash

Let Me Be the Leninist, Please
by Howard Brick

How Much History Does the American Left Need?
by Bruce Robbins

On Anxiety and the Next Left
by Kurt Newman

What the Left Needs to Be Heard
by Maxine Chernoff

To Be Realistic, Demand the Impossible: Toward a Visionary Left
by Blair Taylor

The Future of Progressive Action in America
by Rebecca Kaplan