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How the American South Drives the Low-Wage Economy
Just as in the 1850s (with the Dred Scott decision and the Fugitive Slave Act), the Southern labor system (with low pay and no unions) is wending its way north.| July 6, 2015
Say Her Name: Billie Holiday and the Erasure of Black Women's Experience
It’s been 100 years since the birth of the American musical genius, yet for girls born today into communities like hers, little has changed.| July 1, 2015
When Adjuncts Go Union
On campuses across America, contingent faculty are fighting back against low wages and precarious employment.| June 30, 2015
The ACA Has Survived Yet Again. Now What?
Obamacare has survived another brush with death. But realizing its full potential may not be easy.| June 28, 2015