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Gar Alperovitz is the Lionel R. Bauman Professor of Political Economy at the University of Maryland and co-founder of the Democracy Collaborative. Among his most recent books are America Beyond Capitalism and (with Lew Daly) Unjust Deserts.

Diaries published: 23 (770 days since last diary on Wed Apr 17, 2013 at 09:35 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 23 (770 days since last comment on Wed Apr 17, 2013 at 09:35 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 169

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Most Recommended Diary: How the 99 Percent Really Lost Out - in Far Greater Ways Than the Occupy Protesters Imagine, 12 comments, 24 recommends

People Following GarAlperovitz: 22

GarAlperovitz's Most Recent Diaries:

Little noticed by most Americans, Merriam Webster, one of the world's most important dictionaries, announced a few months ago that the two most looked-up words in 2012 were "socialism" and "...
by GarAlperovitz
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Apr 17, 2013 at 09:35 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
President Obama is Time magazine’s “Person of the Year” – the first Democratic president to receive two consecutive popular-vote majorities since Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Yet these are ...
by GarAlperovitz
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Jan 02, 2013 at 11:46 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Social pain, anger at ecological degradation and the inability of traditional politics to address deep economic failings has fueled an extraordinary amount of practical on-the-ground institutional ...
by GarAlperovitz
Comment Count 5 comments on Fri Dec 07, 2012 at 11:09 AM PST with 15 Recommends
This article originally appeared in the June 11, 2012 issue of The Nation magazine , and was coauthored with Thomas Hanna. It’s time to put the taboo subject of public ownership back on the ...
by GarAlperovitz
Comment Count 2 comments on Fri May 25, 2012 at 08:56 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Activists, theorists, organizations and ordinary citizens are rebuilding the American political-economic system from the ground up. Originally published at Alternet. As our political system ...
by GarAlperovitz
Comment Count 21 comments on Mon May 21, 2012 at 05:35 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Originally published in Shareable In this interview, Shareable publisher and editor Neal Gorenflo and P2P Foundation’s Michel Bauwens chat with Gar Alperovitz, the Lionel R. Bauman Professor of ...
by GarAlperovitz
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Apr 20, 2012 at 11:50 AM PDT with 3 Recommends

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