The Promises and Limitations of Radical Local Politics
Yates, Michael D.http://www.counterpunch.org/2017/04/12/the-promises-and-limitations-of-radical-local-politics/
Date Written: 12/04/2017
Year Published: 2017
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX20680
Steve Early's most recent book, Refinery Town: Big Oil, Big Money, and the Remaking of An American City (Beacon Press), describes the building of a what is very likely the most successful progressive political organization, The Richmond Progressive Alliance, in the United States, in Richmond, California, a blue collar city long dominated by Chevron Corp.