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Labor Notes has been covering the battle for $15 across the US. This piece by Paul Bigman on Seattle is very informative.
Here is some art you can get behind.
Fast food strikes in 150 US Cities and 33 other countries on Thursday. This Guardian piece has great photos.
My alma mater making me proud!
Janet Abu-Lughod was an amazing scholar. Her book Before European Hegemony is a masterpiece and fundamentally changed the way I think about the world and social change. She was a giant in her field and will be sorely missed. Jadaliyya just put up a nice series of articles commemorating her life and work, including an old, recently updated, review of BEH by Wallerstein.