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Punk Rock and Shitty Jobs

Sarah Jaffe explores how the new tools, tactics, and styles of young radicals are changing the Left.

Sarah Jaffe is a freelance writer and journalist whose work appears in the GuardianIn These TimesSalon, and Dissent, where she co-hosts the Belabored Podcast.

In this interview, we discuss nineties culture, the paradox of loving the NFL, Beyoncé’s feminist status, the movement against police violence, the state of higher education, and how “punk rock and shitty jobs” helped lead her to left journalism.