Author: Nathan Schneider
Nathan Schneider is an assistant professor of Media Studies at the University of Colorado Boulder, where he directs the Media Enterprise Design Lab.
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Ruins of Wall Street
A stone tower stands on the western edge of Wall Street, the cluster of structures that one finds by turning left where the paved road ends up Four Mile Canyon, exactly ten miles in all from the center of Boulder, Colorado. The tower is a remnant of a gold processing mill that was to be the beginning of a worker-owned mining empire, which would resolve once and for all the late nineteenth century’s violent, intractable conflicts between labor and capital, a model for the world to copy.