Poverty & Profit in the American City
A review of Matthew Desmond
In poor communities like the one where I live and work, evictions are not the exception. They’re the norm.
A discussion of Jonathan Franzen's newest novel
Someone recently questioned my feminist credentials, when I picked up Jonathan Franzen’s new novel, Purity. Upon further investigation, I found out my cross-examiner was harboring the book as well.
Last month’s bank settlement was little more than a slap on the wrist. But Americans are finding ways to hold banks accountable.
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