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Progressive Activist Explains Wave of Socialism Conferences

This weekend, progressive activists are gathering in Chicago for Socialism 2010, a conference to organize supporters and combat misinformation about the tenets of socialism. Next week the U.S. Social Forum kicks off in Detroit, followed by Socialism 2010-Oakland. Activist Barbara Ransby explains how the current political and economic climate has spurred this upsurge of mobilization.

Music Button:  Bill Frisell, "Like Dreamers Do Pt. 1", from the CD Blues Dream, (Nonesuch)

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