We’re big fans of Seattle’s Kshama Sawant, so we were thrilled when Nicholas Caleb announced he was running for Portland City Council on a 15Now! platform. We produced two spots for Nick’s campaign and one for the 15NowPDX campaign. Why? Because the rent is too damn high. Caleb For Council Promo Vote Caleb (15 […]
Announcing the official launch of the Econ4 film series and website! This is the first installment of an animated series on economics commissioned by Econ4. Econ4 is a progressive economics think tank based in Amherst, MA that has teamed with Softbox to produce a series of educational films that aim to answer the basic question, […]
Here’s a clip from our interview with professor Gerald Friedman. Our conversation centered on labor struggles and the meaning of the American revolutionary spirit. In the clip he is referring to Eugene V. Debs and Martin Luther King Jr. Jerry is Professor of Economics at UMass Amherst.
Here is a snippet of an interview we recorded with Gar Alperovitz this past election day. Alperovitz is a political economist, historian and author of (among others) “America: Beyond Capitalism”. We spoke to him about the history and future of economic reform in this country. He is a brilliant fellow and I think that comes […]
Dear fanclub, Check out the new digs. It’s just about twice the size of the old place and only a block away! Big enough for a couch and everything. The new space is located in the Simon, Toney & Fischer building- one of the best renovations of an industrial space I’ve come across.