Tuesday, 28 February 2017 / TRUTH-OUT.ORG
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Mark Engler

Mark Engler

Mark Engler, a writer based in Philadelphia, is an editorial board member at Dissent, a contributing editor at Yes! Magazine and author of How to Rule the World: The Coming Battle Over the Global Economy (Nation Books).

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Mark Engler

Mark Engler

Mark Engler, a writer based in Philadelphia, is an editorial board member at Dissent, a contributing editor at Yes! Magazine and author of How to Rule the World: The Coming Battle Over the Global Economy (Nation Books).

Other articles by this author

Iowa: Republican for a Day

By Mark Engler, Dissent Magazine | News Analysis

Iowa: The People's Caucus

By Mark Engler, Dissent | News Analysis

The Verizon Strike as the Next Wisconsin

By Mark Engler, Dissent | News Analysis