Websites I Like

Angry Teacher: The website of special education teacher, activist, and storyteller Annie Tan.

Chicago Mental Health Advocates:  Health policy website of Chicago patient advocates holding the Chicago Department of Health accountable to its patients and Chicago residents.

Advocacy is My Therapy: Chicago Mental health organizer Kathy Powers’ web blog.

Labor Notes is a media and organizing project that has been the voice of union activists who want to put the movement back in the labor movement since 1979.

Honduras Resists: A bilingual website of La Voz de Los De Abajo, a transnational organization documenting human rights violations in Honduras.

Jacobin is a leading voice of the American left, offering socialist perspectives on politics, economics, and culture. The print magazine is released quarterly and reaches 40,000 subscribers, in addition to a web audience of 1,500,000 a month.

Dissent is a quarterly magazine of politics and ideas. Founded by Irving Howe and Lewis Coser in 1954, it quickly established itself as one of America’s leading intellectual journals and a mainstay of the democratic left.

War is a Crime is a peace activist blog maintained by David Swanson in Charlottesville, Virginia that has been active since 2005.

“To the Left with Sameena and Shana” is a program on WCPT 820 am Chicago.

Mean TV is an anti-capitalist digital streaming platform launching in late 2019.

Adbusters has been deflating the manufacture of desire to sell consumer culture since 1998.

Southside Together Organizing for Power  is a community organization that builds the power of residents on the Southside of Chicago to impact the forces and decisions that affect our lives.

Democratic Socialists of America is the largest socialist organization in the United States with over 60,000 members.

United Caucuses of Rank and File Educators is a national network of teachers union caucuses committed to creating schools and workplaces that advance economic justice, racial justice, and democracy. 

Lucy Parsons Labs is a charitable Chicago-based collaboration between data scientists, transparency activists, artists, & technologists that sheds light on the intersection of digital rights and on-the-streets issues.

Historic.ly is a historical podcast that attempts to decolonize history and debunk myths and misinformation taught to you in school and on corporate media.

Zinn Education Project: Teaching Peoples History

Rework Radio: Re:Work is a radio show that challenges the ways we see — and don’t see — labor. It airs every Wednesday from 2:30 – 3pm on KPFK 90.7FM and KPFK.org.

Who Makes Cents: A History of Capitalism Podcast is a monthly program devoted to bringing you quality, engaging stories that explain how capitalism has changed over time.

Tech Workers Coalition:  Tech workers have been for better wages, benefits, and working conditions, including organizing to end the tech bro culture of sexual assault at work, for their employers to invest in a Green future rather than natural resource extraction, prisons, surveillance, and military weaponry.

The Strike Wave:  A labor news collective that publishing articles on a regular basis of workers fighting for peace and equitable working conditions.

Union Steward’s Resource Center  A great user friendly guide for union shop stewards.

Food Chain Workers Alliance  from farm to table, food workers organizing in restaurants, supermarkets, warehouses, packinghouses, and fields.

and many more to come…