Barbara Ehrenreich

Barbara Ehrenreich is the author, most recently, of Bright-sided: How the Relentless Promotion of Positive Thinking Has Undermined America.

Downsized but Not Out Downsized but Not Out

United Professionals, a new organization for college-educated workers at risk in a global economy, is joining the movement for economic justice.

Oct 19, 2006 / Editorial / Barbara Ehrenreich and Tamara Draut

The Faith Factor The Faith Factor

Of all the loathsome spectacles we've endured since November 2--the vampire-like gloating of CNN commentator Robert Novak, Bush embracing his "mandate"--none are more repulsive t...

Nov 11, 2004 / Editorial / Barbara Ehrenreich

Come On, Labor, Light Our Fire Come On, Labor, Light Our Fire

Washington, DC

Jan 29, 2003 / Letters / Thomas Geoghegan, Barbara Ehrenreich, and Our Readers

Lighting Labor’s Fire Lighting Labor’s Fire

While we wait for labor law reform, here are a few things unions can do.

Dec 5, 2002 / Feature / Thomas Geoghegan and Barbara Ehrenreich

Who’s Utopian Now? Who’s Utopian Now?

Welfare reform has left America dangerously undefended against hard times.

Jan 17, 2002 / Feature / Frances Fox Piven and Barbara Ehrenreich

Vote for Nader Vote for Nader

It must be some playful new postmodernist form of politics: First you spend years ranting about the plutocracy that has supplanted American democracy and is rapidly devouring t...

Aug 10, 2000 / Feature / Barbara Ehrenreich