This book club is for those of us who love a good read and meaty discussion on the latest and greatest theories and rhetoric of politics and the economy... (note, we're not all that radical, or ridiculous, but it's a catchy name!).

We're interested in consumer behaviors and the relationships of capitalism and democracy, with a side of sustainability and long-term thinking...

You can get a sense of the types of books we read from previous meetups, and we've got a discussion going on 'Future Books' on the Message Board; add your own suggestions so we can put together a great schedule of reading.

Meet up locations will be close in. As the group forms we can settle in on a place or two.

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  • New Member
    Matt Matt­ joined
    September 3
    "Hello, my name is Matt and I moved to Portland about 2 years ago from Massachusetts. I graduated from Clark University in Worcester, MA with a degree in Political Science and currently work in politics. I also enjoy hiking, drinking, and music."
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    Sef M. Sef M. joined
    August 14
    Sef M.
    "Cultured redneck."
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    A former member A former member commented on Movie nights?
    June 20
    A former member

    "I'm in, depending on date / time, of course."

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  • New Member
    Andrew Andrew­ joined
    June 8
    "Semi-retired physician, more likely the read "The New Yorker" than "The New York Review of Books.""
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    piper piper­ joined
    May 28
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    lauren lauren­ RSVPed Yes­ for Movie nights?
    May 26
    Movie nights?
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  • New Member
    lauren lauren­ joined
    May 26
    "I like to consider what works and what doesn't with respect to the distribution of resources and social justice."
  • New Member
    Martin Martin­ joined
    April 26
    "A thinker and a seeker"
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    Jason W. Jason W. joined
    April 22
  • New Discussion Reply
    A former member A former member replied to Organizer Collaboration.­ (latest of 2)
    April 2
    A former member

    "Peter, I think you would definitely contribute to the collaboration. If we can get one more perhaps two more people, I think we could divide the year equally for each of us to act as organizer...."

Reasonably Rad Readers of Politics and Economics
Founded Dec 1, 2008

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