In the Boston Review, Amy Dean writes on transportation justice, the disproportionate impacts of fee hikes, and growing alliances between low-income communities and labor.
In response to Yale’s announcement of a partnership with the Department of Defense to conduct interrogation research on the local immigrant community, Zach Schwartz-Weinstein writes about the university’s history of collaboration with the security state.
Kate Upton explains the sequester, comes out for the revolutionary left.
In a New York Times op-ed last Sunday, Stephanie Coontz pointed out that intensifying work is bad for gender equity; this week, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg launches a “movement” telling women to work harder — no surprise if you read Sarah Leonard’s piece on Yahoo! CEO Marissa Mayer in our most recent issue.
As if capital punishment wasn’t bad enough, death row inmates are routinely subjected to torture, Rania Khalek contends.
From the MIA: Barbara Ehrenreich’s “What is Socialist Feminism?”
G.A. Cohen makes the case against capitalism.
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