Roundtable

Debating the Precariat


An exchange prompted by the essay The Precariat: Today's Transformative Class?




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Pritam Singh
A basic income alone is not transformative, but a feature of a broader ecosocialist vision of dismantling capitalism.
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Eva-Maria Swidler
Workers in the Global North have a lot to learn from the past struggles of workers in the Global South (as well as in their own countries).
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A headshot of Evelyn AstorA headshot of Alison Tate
Alison Tate and Evelyn Astor
Labor unions must continue to play an important role in the fight for economic justice and against precariousness.
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Author's Response
Guy Standing addresses points raised by the contributors to this roundtable. Read

 


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