Thea N. Riofran­cos is assis­tant pro­fes­sor of polit­i­cal sci­ence at Prov­i­dence Col­lege and serves on the steer­ing com­mit­tee of the Demo­c­ra­t­ic Social­ists of America’s ecoso­cial­ist work­ing group. Her forth­com­ing book is Resource Rad­i­cals: From Petro-Nation­al­ism to Post-Extrac­tivism in Ecuador.
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