Jar­rett Dapi­er is a for­mer Assis­tant Pub­lish­er at In These Times. Jere­my Gantz is the Web Editor/​Associate Edi­tor of In These Times and a free­lance writer and editor.

Dapier is also an actor, drummer, and theatre director. He recently appeared in Hephaestus, a Greek mythology circus tale at Lookingglass Theatre in Chicago.  His directing credits include the Chicago premieres of “Thief River,” “Dead City,” named one of the top 6 theatre productions of 2006 by Chicagoist, and “Crumble (Lay Me Down, Justin Timberlake),” named one of the top 5 best theatre productions of 2005 by New City and the Chicago Tribune.

A graduate of Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism, Gantz worked as a reporter for The Cambodia Daily in 2007. After graduating from Carleton College in 2004, he lived in Sri Lanka on a Fulbright scholarship, studying the intersection of ethnic politics and public education.

Feature
The Margin Walker
Veteran punk rocker Ian MacKaye on what has shocked him most during the Bush Era and why Obama gives him hope