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“Pro-Labor” Conservatives Aren’t Going Away Anytime Soon Share This

Sep 25, 2020

JACOBIN—Socialists express their concern that a conservative pitch to the working-class will succeed, “especially when Democrats continue to abandon unions and the working class.”

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Left, Right, and Center Discuss Federal Industrial Policies Share This

| Sep 23, 2020

EVENT—American Compass’s research director Wells King shares key insights from the “Moving the Chains” policy symposium on the inaugural panel for the Industry Studies Association’s new webinar series.

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Trump Threw Stimulus Checks Back into Play and Called for a Large Economic Aid Package — But Republicans Still Aren’t Backing More Spending Share This

Sep 20, 2020

BUSINESS INSIDER—American Compass’s Oren Cass comments on the conceptual tensions underlying Congress’s standoff on COVID-19 economic relief packages.

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Businesses with ‘Windfall’ Pandemic Profits are Showering them on Investors, Study Finds Share This

Sep 16, 2020

THE WASHINGTON POST—American Compass’s Oren Cass criticizes corporate decisionmaking’s disconnect from corporate obligation in Christopher Ingraham’s review of a recent economic report.

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The Vanishing American Dream: The Economic Realities Facing Middle- and Lower-Income Americans Share This

| Sep 16, 2020

EVENT—American Compass’s Oren Cass participated in a symposium on “The Vanishing American Dream,” as part of the Brookings Institution’s Future of the Middle Class Initiative, discussing the political roots of economic issues facing lower- and middle-income Americans.

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A Q&A with Oren Cass Share This

Sep 16, 2020

WORKRISE—American Compass’s Oren Cass talks with WorkRise’s Elisabeth Jacobs about the current economic crisis, the ways society has come to devalue certain kinds of labor, and the need for alternative pathways to the workforce.

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The Conservative Case for Unions & the Battle for the Soul of the Republican Party Share This

Sep 10, 2020

THE REALIGNMENT—American Compass’s Oren Cass joins The Realignment to discuss how the GOP can reconcile with organized labor and how the left and right should rethink their approach to economics.

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A Conservative Future for the Labor Movement? Share This

Sep 10, 2020

NATIONAL REVIEW—Robert Verbruggen comments on the labor reforms suggested in American Compass’s “Conservatives Should Ensure Workers a Seat at the Table” statement.

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