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Astra Taylor

Astra Taylor is the director of the documentary films What Is Democracy?,  Zizek!, and Examined Life. She has written for The New York TimesThe L.A. TimesThe Bafflern+1 and other outlets. She is the author of The People’s Platform: Taking Back Power and Culture in the Digital Age (2014) and Democracy May Not Exist, But We’ll Miss It When It’s Gone (2019).

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Astra Taylor talks with Rutgers faculty union president Todd Wolfson about organizing academic communities in the age of COVID-19.

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The real problem is the political economy of the Internet.

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