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Raided by the Machine

Yesterday morning, French police raided the home of Jean-Luc Mélenchon. The leftist leader was quick to point the blame at Emmanuel Macron.

The Poisoning of Flint

Racism, inequality, and austerity politics were the culprits in the poisoning of Flint, Michigan. And residents are still living with the consequences.

The “Design Thinking” Delusion

A corporate management technique called "design thinking" promises a frictionless path to saving the world, one brilliant idea at a time. It's a neoliberal dream — but it’s making its way into politics.

Save Our Brutalism

Five decades since the craze for Brutalism, most of the discussion about these buildings is about tearing them down. But the radical social vision that drove their rise has largely been forgotten.

Harvard Wants to Save the Working Class

The burning task for the labor movement isn't to craft new pro-worker laws, but to build working-class power. Pro-worker legislation comes from workers flexing their muscles, not the other way around.