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The Praxis with John Mason

The Praxis with John Mason

By John Oliver Mason

This is where I discuss social and political issues in a historical context, going deeper into an issue. It is also a site where I urge grassroots and community organizing as the means of social change.
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The Praxis With John Mason, November 3, 2021

The Praxis with John MasonNov 03, 2021

The Praxis With John Mason, November 3, 2021

The Praxis With John Mason, November 3, 2021

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I speak about the recent election, and of the need to keep the fight up. 
Nov 03, 202117:25
The Praxis With John Mason

The Praxis With John Mason

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I speak about the current wave of Labor organizing in the country, and of the necessity of voting. 
Oct 21, 202110:55
The Praxis With John Mason, October 9, 2021

The Praxis With John Mason, October 9, 2021

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I speak about the move in the Pennsylvania legislature to legalize recreational marijuana, and of the current anti-abortion drive; I also speak of the Pandora Papers. 
Oct 09, 202113:58
The Praxis With John Mason, September 23, 2021

The Praxis With John Mason, September 23, 2021

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I discuss homelessness, the need to vote in all elections, and the need to support one another during COVID. 
Sep 23, 202115:05
The Praxis With John Mason, August 31, 2021

The Praxis With John Mason, August 31, 2021

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I speak about the dangers of fake "medicines" and disinformation about COVID, and I urge celebrations for Labor Day.
Aug 31, 202113:34
The Praxis with John Mason, August 23, 2021

The Praxis with John Mason, August 23, 2021

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I speak about supporting the Afghans who worked with our forces in Afghanistan, supporting our Afghanistan and Iraq veterans, and fighting against COVID and the anti-vax, anti-mask fools. 
Aug 23, 202110:24
The Praxis With John Mason, August 18, 2021

The Praxis With John Mason, August 18, 2021

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I speak about the Taliban in Afghanistan, and a quick rundown of CIA interventions.
Aug 18, 202115:36
The Praxis With John Mason, August 3, 2021

The Praxis With John Mason, August 3, 2021

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I speak of the police officers testifying about their experiences during the January 6 riots, the reprehensible treatment they've gotten from the right-wing media, and the reality behind the voter suppression bills in Republican-dominated legislatures. 
Aug 03, 202117:14
The Praxis With John Mason, July 19, 2021

The Praxis With John Mason, July 19, 2021

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I speak today about the billionaires who launch themselves into space, and of the need to protect the right to vote. 
Jul 19, 202115:53
The Praxis With John Mason, July 7, 2021

The Praxis With John Mason, July 7, 2021

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I speak about how Philadelphians chased out a white-nationalist gang of punks, the six months after the raid on the Capitol, and of the need to fight for the right to vote. 
Jul 07, 202115:07
The Praxis With John Mason, June 27, 2021

The Praxis With John Mason, June 27, 2021

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I speak about the Freedom Ride for Voting Rights, and of the need to defend the right to vote. 
Jun 27, 202115:15
The Praxis With John Mason, June 15, 2021

The Praxis With John Mason, June 15, 2021

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I talk about the ongoing fight for freedom and equality in the history of this country. 
Jun 15, 202117:33
The Praxis With John Mason, June 7, 2021

The Praxis With John Mason, June 7, 2021

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I speak about the danger of the QAnon movement, and of the republican Party taken over by neo-fascists and religious charlatans. 
Jun 07, 202114:29
The Praxis With John Mason, June 1, 2021

The Praxis With John Mason, June 1, 2021

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I speak about the Memorial Day weekend and its meaning, the republican refusal to stand up to the maniacs stampeding through the Capitol on January 6, and the Republican drive for voter-suppression laws. 
Jun 01, 202117:23
The Praxis With John Mason, May 8, 2021

The Praxis With John Mason, May 8, 2021

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I speak of the need for grass-roots and working-class organizing
May 08, 202113:54
The Praxis with John Mason, April 19, 2021

The Praxis with John Mason, April 19, 2021

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I speak about the decline of the Republican Party into irrelevance, with its embrace of racism and Q-Anon; and about the Amazon union vote in Alabama; and the ongoing  fight for civil and human rights in this country. 
Apr 19, 202117:53
The Praxis with John Mason, April 11, 2021

The Praxis with John Mason, April 11, 2021

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I speak about the scapegoating of Asian-American people through the pandemic, and of the homegrown radical tradition in this country.
Apr 12, 202110:55
The Praxis With John Mason, March 23, 2021

The Praxis With John Mason, March 23, 2021

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I speak about the shootings in Boulder and Atlanta, and of the need to stop voter suppression efforts. 
Mar 23, 202116:03
On The Level with John Mason, March 6, 2021

On The Level with John Mason, March 6, 2021

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I'm a journalist and activist for the Labor movement and related causes. I believe in grassroots and popular organizing as the only real means of implementing social change in this country. 
Mar 06, 202126:40