Bhaskar Sunkara (@sunraysunray )

Bhaskar Sunkara

Bio publisher @jacobinmag, columnist @guardianus, hype man @demsocialists, author The Socialist Manifesto: bit.ly/2F7Pfsm. #Bernie2020
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Twitter Web App : BREAKING: Were ON STRIKE in LA

Last week one of our co-workers tested positive for #covid19. A handful of us went on strike Sunday demanding paid leave to self quarantine.

Striker Veril Godinez tested positive yesterday

Now, were on strike at over 30 stores across California

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TweetDeck : Workers are poorly paid and insecure — that's the result of capitalism, it's the way capitalism has always been for workers. There is no novel "gig economy," and certainly not a "precariat" distinct from the proletariat.

Twitter Web App : Bernie Sanders won't be our Lincoln. But he'll join the tradition of American prophets, people like Mother Jones, Debs, MLK Jr. theguardian.com/commentisfree/…

Twitter Web App : This by Connor Kilpatrick is as definitive as a day one response can get. If I didn't watch him fill a few thousand words in a Google Doc, I would've have believed it possible. twitter.com/jacobinmag/sta…

Twitter Web App : The Bruenigs are a dangerous left institution, especially the little ones. twitter.com/mattyglesias/s…

TweetDeck : When I watched this in October, I was inspired. When I watch it now, I can't help but regret our historic missed opportunity.

The arc of the moral universe is long! twitter.com/DemSocialists/…

Twitter Web App : A small segment of the far left: "See, Bernie Sanders failed, too." There's a big difference between failing after winning millions of votes and changing aspects of national politics and doing failing after doing none of those things.

Twitter Web App : Obviously number 1. You could hold Mike Bloomberg hostage and then if shit hits the fan, leave Tom Steyer to take rap. twitter.com/NateSilver538/…

Twitter Web App : Thinking about what's next "after Bernie" (yes, I know, Bernie is still around keeping up the struggle), I'm very glad Meagan Day and Micah Uetricht 🌹 wrote this book. It's written with a sound combination of hope, optimism and realism. jacobinmag.com/store/product/…