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Articles in Class & Inequality tagged with Politics

Christopher Newfield

Institutional reform is no match for pervasive structural inequality.

David Waldstreicher

Historian Gerald Horne has developed a grand theory of U.S. history as a series of devastating backlashes to progress—right down to the present day.

Deborah Chasman, Robin D. G. Kelley

Robin D. G. Kelley on the midterm elections.

Martijn Konings

The Federal Reserve's bid to "get wages down" reflects the enduring hold of neoliberal thought at the highest levels of economic policymaking.

Jonathan Kirshner

In his new book, the former Fed chair cuts through economic orthodoxy on central banking. But he fails to reckon deeply with its political consequences.

Robin D. G. Kelley

Robin D. G. Kelley published his pathbreaking history of the Black radical imagination in 2002. Where are we two decades later?

Mie Inouye

How a new class of "salts"—radicals who take jobs to help unionization—is boosting the organizing efforts of long-term workers.

Lucy Song

By casting doubt on multiracial working-class solidarity, Jay Caspian Kang's critique of professional identity politics fails on its own terms.

Simon Torracinta
How microeconomic reasoning took over the very institutions of American governance.
Celina Su
Cities must empower historically marginalized communities to shape how public funds are spent.