The New Workers' Movement
My conversation with Swedish writer, podcaster and Compact Magazine columnist Malcom Kyeyune
“Workers across the developed world have been moving away from traditional working-class parties, while the left has shed most of its connections to anyone outside the email economy, and working-class concerns increasingly meet with progressive resentment and hostility…”
These are the opening lines of a recent piece from my guest on today’s podcast, titled “The New Workers’ Movement” and published in Compact Magazine. In it, he argues that by 2022, this has all become pretty obvious. And that the really interesting question is: What comes next for working-class politics?
Malcom Kyeyune is a writer, podcaster, and political commentator based in Sweden. He’s also columnist for Compact Magazine.
I’m pleased to have Malcom Kyeyune as my guest, today on Lean Out. Transcript to come tomorrow for paid subscribers.
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