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Campaign Leader

  • Wade Hudson
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    I've been a political activist, community organizer, and writer in the San Francisco Bay Area (my…Read More

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Wade Hudson
Wade Hudson Campaign leader

This essay aims to clarify underlying principles, propose some potential new methods, and identify immediate actions that can help build a…Read More

Building a Full Employment Movement: Options for Action

Wade's Wire
By Wade Lee Hudson Two-thirds of the American people agree. As a society, we “ought to see to it that everyone who wants to work can find a job.” Most Americans also believe the minimum wage should be high enough to enable workers to avoid poverty. We know how to guarantee every worker a living-wage job opportunity. We can do it easily. There…Read More
Wade Hudson
Wade Hudson Campaign leader

In this report, I address the controversy concerning the definition of "full employment," for I believe that a clear, common sense…Read More

Daily Kos: Right to Employment Moves Forward

By Wade Lee Hudson A standing-room-only crowd of 75 at a Capitol Hill forum on “Employment: A Human Right” provided a step forward in what may become a full employment movement. As reflected in my transcript of the answers to the moderator’s question on human rights, the five economists on the forum’s panel largely supported the proposition that…Read More
Wade Hudson
Wade Hudson Campaign leader

Justin Talbot Zorn, Public Service Fellow at Harvard University and author of "How Left and Right Can Unite to Fight Unemployment," shared…Read More

The Human Right to a Decent Job

Wade's Wire
szeke / / CC BY-NC-SA By Wade Lee Hudson Most Americans agree. As a society, we should see to it that everyone who wants to work can find a living-wage job opportunity. When we establish that foundation of economic security for all, everyone will benefit. Securing this human right is our moral obligation. Pope Francis may inspire a…Read More
Wade Hudson
Wade Hudson Campaign leader

This piece proposes a potentially potent strategy for one way to build alliances across the so-called "political spectrum." Many on "the…Read More

How left and right can unite to save the U.S. economy

Global Public Square
By Justin Talbot Zorn, Special to CNN Editor’s note: Justin Talbot Zorn is a Public Service Fellow at Harvard's Kennedy School and has served as legislative director to two Democratic members of Congress.  He researched long-term planning in government as a Fulbright Scholar in Singapore. The views expressed are his own. There’s been an…Read More
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