Sonali Kolhatkar speaks with Bill Fletcher Jr. about how Democrats can reverse Trump's damage.
President-elect Joe Biden declared victory on Saturday night in front of a massive drive-in rally in Delaware after news outlets finally tallied electoral college votes from Pennsylvania. Biden spoke triumphantly of the mandate that millions of voters handed him and his running mate Kamala Harris but promised to be a President for all Americans, not just Democrats. He also specifically raised several issues that need immediate work.
Bill Fletcher Jr., is a racial justice, labor & international activist. Executive Editor of GlobalAfricanWorker.com. He is the former president of TransAfrica Forum, a Senior Scholar with the Institute for Policy Studies, and an editorial board member of BlackCommentator.com. He is also the author of a number of books including They’re Bankrupting Us! And 20 Other Myths about Unions; Reimagining Labor Unions: Busting Myths, Building Movements; and Solidarity Divided: The crisis in organized labor and a new path toward social justice.
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