Gar Alperovitz is Lionel R. Bauman Professor of Political Economy at the University of Maryland and cofounder of the Democracy Collaborative.
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Beyond the Dreamer
As the country marks Martin Luther King Jr.'s 85th birthday, a veteran activist explains why it would be a mistake to remember King as only a great civil rights leader.
More Bullish Than You Think
Want some economic good news? Credit unions, employee-owned business, public banks—the "new economy" is breaking out all over.
Clintonomics: Not Yet Out of the Desert
President Clinton's new economic plan has been strongly criticized by the Right and embraced (a bit) by moderates and progressives. What are we to make of the overall effort?
Confronting Recession Confusion
Overarching economic issues and the recession
Focusing Our Varied Visions
Further reflections on an alternative economic system
Building a Living Democracy
A whole new way of thinking about politics and economics