Don't forget that our first Socialist Salon meeting will be this Thursday, Feb 25th at 6:30 at the Bread & Brew, 1247 20th St NW Washington, DC, near DuPont Circle. You can see the announcement here for more details.
Our Discussion topic is "Dimensions of the Great Recession," and will focus on the causes and cures of the current economic slump. Here are two readings suggested by members for the discussion; these are not required but they are both good reads and will provide you with good background:
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