"Innovation" is one of capitalism’s most popular buzzwords. Its function is to sustain the myth that business genius creates society’s wealth.
John Patrick Leary is an assistant professor of English at Wayne State University.
Centrists look at a burning planet, a racist in the White House — and plead for moderation.
Police use bloodless language like "officer-involved shooting" to cover up the blood on their own hands.
The Flint water crisis shows the human toll of running government like a business.