Art Perlo

 
 
Art Perlo

Art Perlo lives in New Haven, Conn., where he is active in labor and community struggles. He does research and writing on economic issues in Connecticut, including work with the Coaltion to End Child Poverty in Connecticut which helped pave the way for the movement for progressive tax reform in the state. He writes on national economic issues for the People's World, and is a member of the CPUSA Economic Commission.

 

 

 

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An activist view of Piketty’s Capital in the 21st Century (video)

An activist view of Piketty’s Capital in the 21st Century (video)

This spring, Art Perlo, a member of the CPUSA's Economics Commission, was asked by the New Haven Public Library to prepare a discussion on the book Capital in the 21st...

BY:Art Perlo| September 5, 2014
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Convention Discussion: A lesson from union organizing

Convention Discussion: A lesson from union organizing

Submitted by Art Perlo, New Haven, CT I was on the workers' organizing committee for a union for clerical and technical workers at Yale University in the early 1980s. This...

BY:Art Perlo| June 2, 2014
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Proposed Resolution: Status Reports

Proposed Resolution: Status Reports

Resolution Submitted by Art Perlo, Connecticut District Whereas: Basic information about our membership is an essential tool for evaluating our policies, our work, and the work of our national and...

BY:Art Perlo| May 20, 2014
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“Cliff” Notes: No Grand Bargain on the backs of the Working Class

“Cliff” Notes: No Grand Bargain on the backs of the Working Class

We are facing a critical battle. The so-called fiscal cliff, and the possibility of a grand bargain to avoid it, can be a turning point.

BY:Art Perlo| December 11, 2012
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Capitalism and unemployment

Capitalism and unemployment

Mass unemployment has been a feature of capitalism since it emerged as the dominant social system in 17th century England and spread throughout the world. It is also an essential...

BY:Art Perlo| January 27, 2012
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