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Elvis Batiz

Virginia Eubanks’ new book “Automating Inequality” looks at how automated eligibility systems “profile, police, and punish” the poor. more

Jan 10, 2018 8:53 AM Dispatches

In a new book, Walzer considers how leftists should think about and participate in international events when neoliberal capitalism is ascendant. more

Jan 2, 2018 12:00 AM Dispatches

Best readin' of the year (and good gift ideas) from Dave Zirin, Ed Rampell, John Nichols,The Progressive staff and others. more

Dec 5, 2017 12:00 AM Magazine

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Reviewed: “A Great Vision: A militant family’s journey through the 20th century,” by Richard March. more

Nov 3, 2017 1:25 PM Dispatches

The former radio host has transitioned from “recovering liberal” to sickened conservative. more

Oct 2, 2017 3:19 PM Magazine

Our longtime contributing writer Mike Ervin has just published a new collection of essays, “Smart Ass Cripple’s Little Chartreuse Book.” As he says, “it still has that new Smart Ass Cripple book smell.” more

Sep 27, 2017 1:39 PM Dispatches

‘The Russian Revolution of 1917 is rich in lessons for today’s crisis-ridden world of exploitation, oppression, and violence. The Bolsheviks have much to teach us.’ more

Sep 1, 2017 10:00 AM Magazine

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Still from the film, "As Goes Janesville," 2012.

At the heart of Goldstein’s book are stories about Janesville’s working-class families, still hurting “no matter how vigorously they have clung to the old can-do.” more

May 9, 2017 12:00 AM Dispatches 1 Comments

He was raised a Baptist and became born again as a teenager. Now he works providing abortions in the Deep South because, as he puts it, "is it right for me, as a Christian, to refuse to do them?" more

Apr 11, 2017 12:59 PM Dispatches

Minnich’s book "The Evil of Banality" is an exhaustive study of types of evil and thoughtlessness. more

Mar 25, 2017 3:48 PM Magazine

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Massimo Brega

Historian Yuval Noah Harari argues that no job is safe from robots. So will the tech revolution spell the end of democracy as we know it? more

Mar 24, 2017 12:37 PM Dispatches 1 Comments

A review of "Deciding What's True: The Rise of Political Fact-Checking in American Journalism. more

Feb 22, 2017 11:39 AM Magazine

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