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Austerity is not the only way to save our overextended planet. A simpler life might be both more pleasurable and more equal.

Kate Soper

It’s time to rewrite the narrative of “Trump Country.” Rural places weren’t always red, and many are turning increasingly blue.

Elizabeth Catte

Traditional worker organizing has failed on every level. But new approaches are finding success, pointing the way to a more just future.

Sarita Gupta, Stephen Lerner, Joseph A. McCartin
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How can democratic societies protect—and protect themselves from—the free flow of digital information?

Henry Farrell, Bruce Schneier
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The success of OxyContin hinged on racially bifurcated understandings of addiction. The fundamental division between “dope” and medicine, after all, has always been the race and class of users.

Donna Murch
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Contemporary economics is finally breaking free from its market fetishism, offering plenty of tools we can use to make society more inclusive.

Dani Rodrik Suresh Naidu Gabriel Zucman

The government’s new Nation State Law codifies prejudice, but therein lies a silver lining.

Odeh Bisharat

Canonization has prevented a reckoning with the substance of King’s intellectual, ethical, and political commitments.

Brandon M. Terry

Feminism needs better reproductive strategies.

Merve Emre

What if we use the history of slavery as a standpoint from which to rethink our notion of justice today?

Walter Johnson

Cities are increasingly being viewed as bastions of progressivism. But can they live up to the promise?

Quinton Mayne

A debate with Mark Bray about Antifa and the use of violence as a political tool.

Amitai Etzioni

To build a tangible, inclusive, meaningful, and durable community, we must begin with public goods.

K. Sabeel Rahman
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