News and Features
States grant corporate charters; they should start taking some of them
Ashwin Desai's "We Are the Poors" is one of the best books yet on globalization and resistance.
Support was provided by the Fund for Investigative Journalism and the
Dick Goldensohn Fund, and is gratefully acknowledged. Liza Featherstone
is writing a book about Wal-Mart and women workers, to be published by
Basic Books in late 2004.
One big problem with liberal and leftist debate about Al Qaeda or Iraq
is that it rarely seems to have much to do with Al Qaeda or Iraq.
Unions are edging into the peace movement, but they are still minor
When immigrant janitors in Boston went on strike this fall, they
attracted some unlikely allies.
At a V-Day summit, feminist antiviolence activists shared strategy and gnocchi.
Nature versus nurture was always too simple a formulation. Now, we ask: Is it chance, choice, family, culture, hormones or genes that determine who we are and whom we love?
The night after the Bush Administration announced its refusal to grant the United Nations Population Fund $34 million dollars, Jane Roberts was so outraged she couldn't sleep.
Abby Aguirre's October 10, 2002, web-only piece on e-mail harassment of Palestinian activists inspired many letters to the edito