Michael Perelman & Randy Shaw

Michael Perelman teaches economics at California State University, Chico. He has published 19 books, including, The Confiscation of American Prosperity, Railroading Economics, Manufacturing Discontent, The Perverse Economy , and The Invention of Capitalism . He writes a blog Unsettling Economics: A Progressive Look At Economics and the Rest of the Screwed Up World at michaelperelman.wordpress.com.

Randy Shaw is the Director of San Francisco’s Tenderloin Housing Clinic , and is Editor of the online daily newspaper, BeyondChron.org . He has a new book Beyond the Fields: Cesar Chavez, the UFW and the Struggle for Justice in the 21st Century published by University of California Press. His previous books are The Activist’s Handbook and Reclaiming America, both from UC Press.