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Labor Day—what’s to celebrate?

A Labor Day weekend round-up of the state of work, 2015.  PLUS: his grandfather had least 20,000 books, and his grandmother fed most of the leftist intelligentsia of Europe—Sasha Abramsky’s memoir is for all of us.  AND: renters’ rights—on the agenda, on the ballot, in Richmond, San Jose, Santa Rosa.  With host Kris Welch.


Andrew Hodges is a British mathematician and author of the definitive biography of Alan Turing, Alan Turing: The Enigma. The 2014 movie, The Imitation Game, starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Keira Knightley, is based on Hodges’ book. About the book: It is only a slight exaggeration to say that the British mathematician Alan Turing (1912-1954) saved … Continued


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