Reason in Revolt
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On the rise and fall of the Baffler.
Life after emergency.
Profit is the motor of capitalism. What would it be under socialism?
Our big plans for 2013 and how you can help.
Why the politics of national security means that we’re all living in failed Hobbesian states.
Amanda Armstrong & Nina Power
How state repression sets off radiating outrage towards police, prosecutors, and the social order they produce.
The political economy of Marissa Mayer.
Inside the real war on public education.
There’s a reason designers describe their field in abstract terms.
Why socialist realism loses out to avant-garde aesthetics.
The problem for reality TV is that real life is too dull to make compelling TV, but compelling TV is obviously contrived.
How Chicago teachers took on neoliberal education reform.
How an uncompromising spirit lead the CTU to victory.
Rebecca Burns & Simon Swartzman
Debtors of the world, unite?
Not quite feudalism, student debt is a peculiarly capitalist form of social control.
Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-First Century has been covered ad nauseam. But how it will change the ideological landscape remains to be seen.
Jenny Brown & Erin Mahoney
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