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On Kshama Sawant, Elections and the US Left

by Andrew Sernatinger At this point, most people are pretty familiar with Kshama Sawant’s election to the Seattle City Council. Sawant first ran for the Washington State House of Representatives in the fall of 2012 and used her notoriety and … Continue reading

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Socialists in Seattle: Anh Tran Transcript

Just a few short weeks after Kshama Sawant emerged victorious running as a socialist for the Seattle City Council, we interviewed Anh Tran, Sawant’s assistant for the campaign. Tran also served as the volunteer coordinator for Sawant when she ran … Continue reading

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Interview with Kshama Sawant (Archive transcript)

Right now I’m sure a lot of people are following the dead heat in Seattle as Kshama Sawant  contests for a seat on city council. I interviewed Kshama a year ago when she was challenging Frank Chopp, Washington State’s Democratic … Continue reading

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Episode 5: Kshama Sawant & Electoral Politics prelude

For Episodes 5 and 6 we’re going to focus on electoral politics in the US. The bulk of this episode is a talk by Kshama Sawant, who ran for the Washington State House of Representatives in the fall of 2012, … Continue reading

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